FEMM Newsletter March 2016

Note from the Chair Iratxe GARCÍA PEREZ In the light of attacks that took place in Brussels on the 22nd of March, I would like to pay tribute to the victims and express our sympathy to their families. Our thoughts are with you during this terrible time. Due to these tragic events, the FEMM committee meeting which was supposed to take place on the 23rd of March was cancelled. Most items were placed again on this month's agenda. The FEMM committee will meet on the 18th of April to discuss the fight against trafficking in human beings in the EU external relations, the ...

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«Women domestic workers and carers in the EU» REPORT

Today the Committee on Women's Rights and Gender Equality will approve the report «Women domestic workers and carers in the EU» drafted by Kostadinka Kuneva. The key elements of the report reflected in the chart below:     Watch live the meeting of FEMM Committee: http://www.europarl.europa.eu/news/en/news-room/20160211IPR13992/Committee-on-Women's-Rights-and-Gender-Equality-meeting-18022016-%28AM%29

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