Gender equality

  • Eustaquio Santimano
  • Hashoo Foundation USA - Houston, TX
  • Gaganjit Singh / UN Women
  • Jobson / UNICEF
  • Thierry Falise / ILO
  • M. Rakusen / AFP
  • DVIDSHUB

Humanity can only be at its best when gender equality becomes a reality for all, everywhere. We must and will make it happen."

ILO Director-General: "Let us invest in women as part of a human-centred recovery"

Latest news

  1. International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women 2021

    Mrunal Thakur: Ratify C190 to end violence and harassment

    25 November 2021

  2. Video

    Skills and lifelong learning: Four key questions at the International Labour Conference

    23 November 2021

  3. Podcast series: Global challenges – Global solutions

    In the uneven recovery from the COVID-19 jobs crisis, women are being left behind

    22 November 2021

EW@W: Empowering Women at Work Capacity Development Platform

  1. WE-Test: A tool for companies self assesment

    The online WE-TEST measures your SME’s current capacity to promote gender equality and women’s economic empowerment.

  2. WE-Master: E-learning modules on gender equality

    Take one of our free short E-learning modules on gender equality at work, based on international labour standards. They only last up to 45’.

  3. WE-Mentor: Tailored support and resources

    WE-MENTOR offers various forms of support to interested employers’ organizations or companies willing to accelerate progress towards gender equality.

  4. EW@W helps promote gender equality around three priorities:
    -Equal pay for work of equal value
    -Work-life balance and care
    -Eradicating violence and harassment in the world of work

  1. Equal Pay International Coalition (EPIC)

    ILO-led international initiative to support innovative and effective equal pay policies and practices around the globe.

International women's day 2021

  1. Sophia Loren: Time to remove the barriers women face in the world of work

  2. Virtual panel discussion on countering the regressive impact of COVID-19 on gender equality

  3. The world needs more women leaders

  4. "We Sing" for a better future of work for all women and men