International conference ”Gender equality – this is a business case”

International conference "Gender equality – this is a business case"


Conference "Gender equality – this is a business case" on November 25, organized by Society Integration Foundation, took place in Riga. Experts and participants from more than 10 different countries of European Union shared their experiences and best practices.

This conference was initiated on importance of balanced participation of women and men in economic decision-making on national, Baltic and European level. Conference was a space for networking, exchange of experiences, best practice, ideas and setting recommendations for future actions for state and private sector level.

All conference documents and speaker presentations are available:

Event photos available here

pdfConference programme

Conference was organized in the framework of European Commission PROGRESS programme project "GENDER EQUALITY in economic decision making- TOOL to promote economic competitiveness AND equality VALUE", implemented by Society Integration Foundation in Latvia.


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This information has been published within the PROGRESS Programme of the European Union project "Gender equality in economic decision making- tool to promote economic competitiveness and equality value", No. JUST/2012/PROG/AG/4127/GE. The contents of this publication are the sole responsibility of Society Integration foundation and can in no way be taken to reflect the views of the European Commission."