MonitoringMonth total tally 2015

Brussels panels: Diversity Delusion

With the help of over 20 incredible volunteers including invaluable support from the European Women’s Lobby, we monitored events in 10 EU policy sectors during the busy month of June. These sectors included, ‘communications, networks and technologies,’ ‘employment and social affairs (including gender issues)’ and ‘energy, climate and transport’. Together with our volunteers we monitored[…]

"Conference Bingo" - the most common excuses for lack of diversity

Motivations for MonitoringMonth – guest post on Gender Avenger blog

“We want to retire the old-fashioned all-male panel to history, where it belongs. If we’re going to progress and make innovative political decisions, we need viewpoints from all representatives of society, not just half. To ramp up the pressure on event organisers, as well as political and industry figures who take part in panel debates,[…]