New (Dutch) publication from WIDE+, WO=MEN, Action Aid and Both Ends on how through trade policy women have become a bargain deal for large transnational companies

This publication addresses the connections between the international trade policy of the Netherlands and gender equality and women's rights, through analyzing how this policy is benefiting large (transnational) companies that can make use of women's labour and environmental resources of…

Video of Gender and Trade Strategy session at @IAFFE2019, 28 June, 2019

The Gender Trade Coalition of which WIDE+ is part, organized a Gender and Trade Strategy Session: Feminist Economics for Policy and Advocacy, during #IAFFE2019, Friday, 28th of June, 2019. The video of most of the session can be viewed on…

New WIDE+ Briefing Paper on transforming EU Trade Policy to protect Women’s Rights (EN, DE, ES, FR)

Policy makers in and outside Europe have since 2017 discovered a gender divide in the trade policy and are starting to introduce specific policies to promote women’s economic empowerment. However these new policies and reflections fall short of a trade…