EPP Women Colloque - Women in the digital era: Perspectives for the labour market

The EPP Women Colloque was held in the European Parliament in Brussels on 9 April 2018.

"Women in the digital era: Perspectives for the labour market"

Keynote speech delivered by the EU Commissioner for Digital Economy and Society Mariya Gabriel

Conclusions: Digital revolution offers endless opportunities and high flexibility for women on the labour market and enables a better work-life balance. Digital technologies are also the key for achieving gender equality. 

The latest survey conducted by the European Commission revealed alarming gender inequality in the digital sector. In order to address this challenge, cultural change and intitiatives at micro level can help to develop female digital entrepreneurship.

The EU Commissioner introduced her projects such as #NoWomenNoPanel #digitalopportunitiytraineeships  #EUdigitalskillsawards her support of #WomeninDigital #ITforSHE and many other initiatives.

Survey "Women in the Digital Age"

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