WIDE+ welomes the EP motion on gender equality in EU trade agreements

Members of the European Parliament FEMM (gender equality) and INTA (international trade) committees have published a motion for a European Parliament Resolution on gender equality in EU trade agreements. WIDE+ welcomes and supports the motion.

WIDE+ in collaboration with women’s rights networks and Trade Unions has sent out a letter to the rapporteurs of European Parliament for the planned motion during the summer: https://wideplusnetwork.files.wordpress.com/2017/07/letter_ep_tradeandgender_july2017.pdf

Read the draft motion that will be tabled in October and voted upon in November: http://www.europarl.europa.eu/sides/getDoc.do?type=COMPARL&reference=PE-610.717&format=PDF&language=EN&secondRef=01