Programa Cidadãos Ativ@s / Active Citizens Fund
8 November, 2019

Conference on Gender Equality in Reykjavik

At the invitation of the Active Citizens Fund in Portugal, the Portuguese non-governmental organization GRAAL was represented at the conference “Gender Equality – A Key for Economic and Social Development in Europe and Beyond” in Reykjavik, Iceland, on 31 October and 1 November 2019.

This conference aimed to strengthen bilateral relations between Portugal and the EEA Grants funding countries (Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway) and to promote international cooperation, as well as to share and disseminate good practices and experiences in Gender Equality.

This initiative was organized by the Comissão para a Cidadania e Igualdade de Género (Portugal) as Operator of the Conciliation and Gender Equality Program, the Icelandic Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Norwegian Equality and Anti-Discrimination Ombud (LDO) and the Financial Mechanism Office (FMO) .

Conference materials, toolbox, live stream videos, speeches and presentations can be found here: https://www.government.is/topics/foreign-affairs/iceland-in-europe/eea-grants/gender-equality- conference /

Updated on 09 November 2019