Belgium

Events related to the 50/50 Campaign

26 June 2009, Brussels, Belgium
The European Women’s Lobby will organize a 50/50 Campaign Seminar. The Conference will discuss the results of the European Parliament elections as well as the upcoming nominations of the European Commission.

26 March 2009, Brussels, Belgium The Parliament Magazine organizes an event to discuss women in business and politics. Amongst others, Myria Vassiliadou, Secretary General of the European Women’s Lobby, will be attending as a speaker. For more detailed information please click here.

13 March 2009, Brussels:
An event organized by the Mouvement Européen-Belgique is to take place on the 13 March 2009 in Brussels. The event will include speakers such Commissioner Margot Wallström, President of the Mouvement Européen-Belgique Anne Van Lancker, Federal Secretary and Spokesperson of Ecolo Isabelle Durant and Cecile Greboval from the European Women’s Lobby.

7 November 2008, Brussels: Presentation of the 50/50 Campaign at the seminar on the EU and gender equality organised by the European Centre of the International Council of Women.

Campaign documents in French and in Dutch

Call for Action FRNL
Presentation of the Campaign FR

Statistics on women in political decision-making in Belgium

Institution

Seats

Women

Women %

Lower House

150

55

36,7%

Upper House

71

23

32,4%

National Government

15

6

40%

European Parliament

24

7

29,2%

Learn about quotas in Belgium from Quota Database

Contact the EWL national coordination for more information

Conseil des Femmes Francophones de Belgique
Rue du Méridien, 10
B – 1210 Brussels
Tel: +32 2 229 38 21
Fax: +32 2 229 38 20
Email: cffb@amazone.be

Nederlandstalige Vrouwenraad
Rue du Méridien, 10
B – 1210 Brussels
Tel: +32 2 229 38 71
Fax: +32 2 229 38 66
Email: nvr.rluyten@amazone.be

Comité de Liaison des Femmes
10, rue du Méridien
B – 1210 Bruxelles
Tel: +32 2 229 38 46
Fax: +32 2 229 38 48
Email: comiteliaisonfemmes@gmail.com

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