Media Coverage

Articles and blog entries on the Campaign

Article on 50/50 Campaign for Democracy, written by EWL President Brigitte Triems, in German

Please click here for an article in English based on the 50/50 Campaign Event in Cyprus:  “Only ten women Commissioners in EU2”, by Jacqueline Theodoulou. Cyprus Mail 2009.

Please click here ( Cyprus News Agency: News in Greek 09-02-20) and here (21/02/2009 | ΤΗΣ ΜΑΡΙΝΑΣ ΑΡΓΥΡΟΥ) for articles in Greek on the Cyprus Women’s Lobby’s 50/50 Campaign event that was held on 20 February 2009.

See here for an article on the 50/50 Campaign event held 27 April 2009 in Barcelona, Spain.

Please click here for an article in Swedish on the Swedish Women Lobby’s (EWL member organization) event “Coffee and Commissioner”, where Margot Wallström, Vice-President of the European Commission, and Paolo Roberto, former boxer, discussed women in decision-making.

Click here for a blog entry (28 April 2009) on the 50/50 Campaign. The entry includes a video on EWL President Brigitte Triems talking about the 50/50 Campaign in the Parliament of Catalonia.

Read how the Amnesty International in Portugal promotes 50/50 campaign.

The Portuguese Socialist party promotes the 50/50 Campaign in a blog entry

Further media coverage on the 50/50 Campaign in Portuguese media:
http://plataformamulheres.org.pt/docs/media/Diario-Digital.pdf
http://plataformamulheres.org.pt/docs/media/IOL-Diario.pdf
http://plataformamulheres.org.pt/docs/media/Jornal_da_Madeira.pdf
http://plataformamulheres.org.pt/docs/media/OJE.pdf
http://plataformamulheres.org.pt/docs/media/TVI24.pdf
http://plataformamulheres.org.pt/docs/media/ave_digital_6813.pdf
http://plataformamulheres.org.pt/docs/media/RAPID_50_50.pdf

Video and radio

Please click here for  a speech held by Cécile Gréboval, Policy Director of the European Women’s Lobby, on the EWL 50/50 Campaign for Democracy. The speech was held in Dortmund, Germany, at the German Green Party’s congress.

See here for a Euronews video clip on parity in Europe with the participation of Cécile Gréboval, Policy Director of the European Women’s Lobby.

Watch the  TV spot by the Portuguese Womens’ Lobby on the 50/50 Campaign.

Listen to a radio interview by EWL Policy Director Cécile Gréboval on Radio Rai on the 50/50 Campaign for Democracy


Listen to a 50/50 Campaign radio spot by the Portuguese Womens’ Lobby on their web page http://plataformamulheres.org.pt/ (click at the button where it says: o ficheiro áudio do spot (formato mp3)).

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