Tag: women in decisionmaking

MIGS is happy to announce that is coordinating a new project entitled: Time to ACT: Strengthening Capacity for Gender Parity in Political Decision- making in Cyprus. The Time to ACT project aims to effectively promote women’s leadership and active participation in decision-making at all levels. Partners: Mediterranean Institute of Gender Studies (MIGS) – Cyprus, National […]

On the 9 July 2014 the European Women’s Lobby (EWL) and the Mediterranean Institute of Gender Studies (MIGS) welcomed over 120 participants to an event at the European Parliament on women in politics. The event was organized to wrap up the Parity Democracy and EWL 50/50 Campaign 2012-2014, and aimed to address the outcomes of […]

Within the framework of our Parity Democracy Campaign, the the Mediterranean Institute of Gender Studies and the European Parliament Office in Cyprus carried out an audit of MEP candidates’ positions on gender equality and women’s rights. The survey was carried out with the use of a questionnaire that covered ten thematic areas related to key […]

The Mediterranean Institute of Gender Studies is delighted to announce the launch of the European Women’s Lobby 50/50 Campaigns’ “No Modern European Democracy without Gender Equality” Lobbying Kit ahead of the EU Elections 2014. The Lobbying Kit aims to provide resources for national (women’s rights) organizations and dedicated individuals in their demand to ensure the […]

Ambitious yet necessary is the 40% target for women on non-executive boards of publicly listed companies,  was the conclusion of the event organized by the Mediterranean Institute of Gender Studies and the European Parliament Office in Cyprus, in cooperation with Cyprus Federation of Business and Professional Women on “Women in Company Boards: Promotion of the […]