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…

WIDE+ workshop: ‘Trade, digital Economy and Women’s access to Decent work’, at the WTO Public Forum, Friday 11 October 2019

The global digitalization is challenging the shape of formal labour, but the current trade policy discourse doesn’t look at what is happening currently with women in these kind of jobs across the world, especially women in services and in agriculture.…

WIDE+ Gender and Trade WG expressed disappointment in trade commissioner Malmström with her final gender and trade initiative

WIDE+ in collaboration with other networks and NGOs has sent a critical letter to commissioner Malmström, concerning the conference organised by DG Trade on 30 September 2019: ”Trade for Her: Empowering Women through International Trade”. You can download the letter…