ETF Women’s Conference on engaging trade unions for equality and against workplace violence

May 6, 2017 - 19:09

On Tuesday, 23 May, the ETF Women’s Conference starts at 11h30. The opening will include addresses by the Eduardo Chagas, ETF General Secretary and Ekaterina Yordanova, ETF Vice-President. Furthermore, Chair of the ITF Women Transport Workers’ Committee Diana Holland and the hosting unions FSC-CCOO and FeSMC-UGT will address the conference. ETUC Confederal Secretary Montserrat Mir Roca and ITF Women Transport Workers and Equality officer Jodi Evans will then present the European and global gender equality priorities of their respective organisations. The ETF Women’s Committee will report on the past four years achievements . The Committee recently concluded a survey on workplace violence against women transport workers in Europe and the Secretariat will present its outcomes and conclusions. The Conference will adopt the future gender equality work programme and elect its new Women’s Committee members.

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