At a glance

Gender Equality Strategy

Strategic Objectives

Gender Equality Programme



State budgets: a key factor in real equality between women and men

Athens, 5-6 May 2009
organised by the Council of Europe and the Greek Ministry for the Interior


Working Documents

Gender budgeting: practical implementation Handbook
Prepared by Ms Sheila Quinn, Consultant (Ireland)

Non official translation : Greek

Displacement and Empowerment: Reflections on the Concept and Practice of the Council of Europe Approach to Gender Mainstreaming and Gender Equality uniquement en anglais
Ms Mieke Verloo, Lecturer, Political Science and Women's Studies (The Netherlands)

Tracking the gender perspective Integration of a gender perspective in the work on the budget
Ms Eivor Bremer Nebben, Senior Adviser, Agency for Public Management and eGovernment (Norway)


General information

Opening address and closing remarks by Mr Jan Kleijssen, Director of Standard-Setting, Directorate General of Human Rights and Legal Affairs, Council of Europe

Opening speech

Closing remarks