Other events

All other public events organised as part of committee activities involving external speakers or experts.

Activity Report 2019 - 2024
Other events FEMM

On Thursday, 18 April 2024, the FEMM Committee published its activity report for the 9th legislative term (2019 - 2024).

Poster side event CSW 2024
Other events FEMM

On 19 March 2024, from 16:30 - 17:45 CET, the European Parliament convened a side event on the occasion of CSW68 on "Promoting women's full inclusion in economy and labour market to address poverty: closing the gender gaps and empowering through rights"

Illustration on a blue brackground about the Disability Rights week. The ilustration shows 5 persons. From left to right: a woman with a prothetic leg, a girl holding a ball, a man sitting in a wheel chair, a man holding a cane and wearing glasses, and an elderly woman holding a walker

The European Parliament is committed to ensure that all persons with disabilities can live an independent life and be fully integrated into society. In order to analyse existing initiatives to protect and empower people with disabilities, and to reflect on challenges ahead and prepare for future activities, Parliament will hold its first Disability Rights Week. Many committees will be voting, debating and holding events regarding disability policies. Detailed activities below:

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At the initiative of the Vice-President of the European Parliament, Evelyn Regner, and the Committee on Women's Rights and Gender Equality, the European Parliament will hold its third European Gender Equality Week during the last week of October 2022.

hands holding the globe
Other events FEMM

On 16 March 2022, the Committee on Women's Rights and Gender Equality is organising a side event to the 66th session of the UN Commission on the Status of Women (UN CSW 66) The side event will take place between 17.00 – 18.45 CET (12.00 – 13.45 EST).

Women in front of screens
Other events FEMM ECON

In the context of the International Women’s day 2022, Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs (ECON) and Committee on Women’s Rights and Gender Equality (FEMM) are holding a joint event on ‘Women in Economics and Finance: Debate on the next challenges in the EU’ on 28 February 2022 between 16:45 and 18:45.

Bonsai plant held in a hand
Other events FEMM

On Wednesday 27 May 2021 the FEMM Committee organised a side event to the Conference on the Future of Europe on “Building an inclusive economy for women in the green and digital transformation".


At the initiative of the FEMM Committee, the European Parliament held its second European Gender Equality Week during the last week of October 2021.

Women standing and smiling
Other events FEMM

On Tuesday 15 June 2021 between 16h45-17h45 the FEMM committee held an exchange of views on “The Generation Equality Forum, Paris“.

Women sitting with hands crossed up
Other events FEMM LIBE

On Tuesday 25 May 2021, the FEMM and LIBE committees held an exchange of views entitled ‘The Istanbul Convention - 10th anniversary, including the impact of the withdrawal of Turkey’.

Stop violence against women
Other events FEMM LIBE

On Tuesday 25 May 2021 the FEMM and LIBE Committees considered the draft report with recommendations to the Commission on identifying gender-based violence as a new area of crime listed in Article 83(1) TFEU.