Economy / Employment - - Europe

More women in senior positions: the key to economic stability and growth

05.06.2015 / Created by (EMWF)

This report examines the current situation and recent trends regarding women's and men's participation in key decision-making positions in Europe in several fields: banking and finance; large corporations; science and research; chambers of commerce and industry. It also considers ways in which the advancement of women can be supported and accelerated to get more women into senior positions in order to bring a fundamental shift in the gender balance. The report is based on a quantitative analysis of the situation with the majority of data being drawn from the Commission's database on women and men in decision-making and collected between June and October 2009.


  • Type of publication : Study / Report
  • Author : European Commission
  • Publishing house : European Commission
  • Publication date : 2010
  • Number of pages : 68
  • Language : English


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Association Tawaza pour le plaidoyer de la femme
Regional Center for Dialogue and Mediation (RCMD)
Centre de Recherches, d'Etude de Documentation et d'Information sur la Femme, CREDIF
Djerba Solidarity & Development Association
Adina Mocanu
Alèxia Carrasco
Association for the Promotion of Rural Women of Mezzouna
Nisreen Alami
Libya Women's Forum
Savera Liverpool
The Union of Feminist Action
Global Forum for Religions and Humanity (GFRH)
AWSA-Be, Arab Women's Solidarity Association-Belgium
Development Association of South Gafsa -  DGSC
Association des Filles de la Renaissance
Bothoor Alkhaer Human Organization
Association Talassemtane pour l'Environnement et Développement (ATED)
Haute Autorité de la Communication Audiovisuelle (HACA)
Union de l'Action Feministe (UAF)
Association des femmes pour le développement et la culture
Life Foundation for Development and Community Integration
Brunella Mariani
Organisation TAMAYNUT
University of Sousse
Digital Opportunity Trust (DOT)
Aswat Nissa
Association Neama for Development
TAMETTUT - Amazigh Women's Association for Culture and Development
European Institute of the Mediterranean (IEMed)
Genre Culture Diversité et Développement (GCDD)
Hassine Karim Glaied
Radio Souriat
Women in Front
Blanquerna Observatory on Media, Religion and Culture
Femme Action - Woman Action (A.F.A - A.W.A)
Portuguese Platform for Women'   s Rights - PpDM (Plataforma Portuguesa para os Direitos das Mulheres)

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