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Together Towards a Gender Equal World

26.01.2021 / Created by (EMWF)

Gender equality is a core value of the EU and a universally recognised human right, as well as animperative to well-being, economic growth, prosperity, good governance, peace and security. All people,in all their diversity, should be free to live their chosen life, thrive socially and economically, participate and take alead as equals.

The EU is a global front-runner in promoting gender equality as a key political objective of its externalaction and common foreign and security policy, aimed at accelerating progress towards global goals includingthe Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) at the core of the 2030 Agenda. The EU pursues a three-pronged approach, combining gender mainstreaming, targeted actions and political dialogue.


  • Type of publication : Institutional agendas
  • Author : European Commission
  • Publishing house : European Commission
  • Publication date : 2020
  • Number of pages : 28
  • Language : English


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