Women in education and employment 2010

The publication is based on a conference on the same topic held by the ETF in the framework of its activities on gender equality and education. The ETF conference on 6 and 7 March 2006 gathered 70 young women and men from 24 countries, including the Nobel Peace Prize Winner S003, Shirin Ebadi, and Anna Záborská from the European Parliament. The conference focussed on the importance of gender equality in education and employment and the role of vocational education and training in advancing the status of women in society and in strengthening their position in the labour market and business. A wealth of new ideas were generated during the conference and the publication highlights the main recommendations and conclusions.
The publication is based on a conference on the same topic held by the ETF in the framework of its activities on gender equality and education. The ETF conference on 6 and 7 March 2006 gathered 70 young women and men from 24 countries, including the Nobel Peace Prize Winner S003, Shirin Ebadi, and Anna Záborská from the European Parliament. The conference focussed on the importance of gender equality in education and employment and the role of vocational education and training in advancing the status of women in society and in strengthening their position in the labour market and business. A wealth of new ideas were generated during the conference and the publication highlights the main recommendations and conclusions.