For the occasion of the upcoming elections on 25 May 2014, the major women’s organisations in Belgium present their 10 communal requests The major feminist umbrella organisations– the European Women’s Lobby, Conseil des Femmes Francophones de Belgique, Vrouwenraad, the Brussels chapter of the Marche Mondiale des Femmes,les Femmes Prevoyantes Socialistes, and the feminist reflection group Vrouwen Overleg Komitee– cordially invite you to the presentation of their
10 communal requests for the upcoming elections.
During these cumulative elections; the organisations want to seize the opportunity to collectively reemphasize the importance of equal opportunities and women’s rights. By stressing these priorities, the organisations aim to challenge current policies and establish the integration of gender in the incoming legislature.
What are the priorities in terms of equality between women and men? What points should European, federal, and regional policies focus on? How can our politicians put an end to inequali ties between women and men, and prevent their perpetuation?
Representatives from several Belgian women’s associations will be available to respond to any questions you may have: Viviane Teitelbaum (EWL and CFFB), Magda de Meyer (Vrouwenraad), Françoise Claude (FPS), Sofie De Graeve (VOK) et Marcela de la Peña Valdivia (MMF)