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Types of Violence - France - Thematic report

Women Migrants and their Daughters: Reduction of Forced Marriages

Created 29.05.2015

This dossier examines the practice of forced marriages in France and seeks to answer the following questions: Are forced marriages frequent in France? Are they increasing or decreasing? Who are the individuals concerned? To this end, the document...

Health / Emotional and sexual life - - Europe - Thematic report

France 2009: The Average Maternity Age Reaches 30 Years

Created 29.05.2015

This dossier analyses the maternity age trends in the developing countries with a focus on France. In this country, in 2009, women who had given birth were 30 years old on average, in contrast to 27 for their mothers thirty years before. The...

Economy / Employment - - Multi-country - Thematic report

How to Correct the Retirement Inequalities between Men and Women. The Experience of Five European Countries

Created 29.05.2015

This dossier examines the gaps in retirement levels between men and women due to the lower presence of women in the labour market as well as the evolution of conjugal behaviour leading a growing number of them to live alone, although they are not...

Economy / Employment - - Multi-country - Thematic report

Family Policies in Developed Countries: Compared Models

Created 29.05.2015

Issue no. 448 of the journal Population & Societies analyses the family support policies through the use of the Organisation for Cooperation and Economic Development (OECD) database on this subject. Based on the realization that fertility...

Economy / Employment - - International - Study / Report

The Corporate Gender Gap 2010

Created 29.05.2015

The report is based on a survey of 600 heads of Human Resources at the world’s largest employers. It aims to assess companies on the representation of women within their establishments and the use of gender-equality practices, such as...

Economy / Employment - France - Study / Report

Multicriteria discrimination towards migrant or second generation women in the labour market

Created 29.05.2015

This study deals with the issue of discrimination in the labour market based on several criteria notably related to migrant or second generation women. Multicriteria discrimination as an object of knowledge and contributions to knowledge is an...

Economy / Employment - France - Study / Report

The Place of Men in Business Agreements on Professional Equality

Created 29.05.2015

This study examines the place of men in the reconciliation of work and family life. To this end, it explores the state of play of a sample of 160 business agreements on professional equality, with reference to men or fathers. Two fields of...

Civil and political rights - Finland - Institutional agendas

Government Report on Gender Equality

Created 29.05.2015

This publication addresses the gender equality policy led by the Finnish government and outlines the future policy until the year 2020 by reviewing its different fields of implementation (decision-making; education and research; reconciliation of...

Education / Professional training - - International - Study / Report

Girls' schooling. Let us right injustice and end discrimination

Created 29.05.2015

This report examines the schooling of girls in 80 developing countries, based on the conceptual framework known as the 4As. This framework, adopted by the United Nations Committee on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights, declares the States'...

Education / Professional training - - International - Study / Report

Education counts: towards the Millennium Development Goals

Created 29.05.2015

The movement Education for All (EFA) seeks to ensure quality education for all children, youths and adults. Its six key education objectives for 2015 are: early childhood care; primary education; youth and adult learning; literacy; gender equality...

Civil and political rights - Italy - Study / Report

Shadow Report

Created 29.05.2015

In December 2009, the Italian government submitted its 6th periodic report to the United Nations Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women (CEDAW). The organizations linked to the platform “30 years CEDAW:...

Economy / Employment - - Europe - Study / Report

Migrants in an irregular situation employed in domestic work: Fundamental rights challenges for the European Union and its Member States

Created 29.05.2015

This report focuses on migrants in an irregular situation employed in domestic work in the European Union (EU), which is dominated by women. The term "domestic worker" is used to refer to housekeeping and caring for dependents, such as children,...