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Monday, 5 February 2018

EU Commission: Investing in Gender Equality: EU Bank and women’s rights campaigners join forces

Investing in Gender Equality: EU Bank and women's rights campaigners join forces

Today advocates for gender equality and experts from the banking and finance sectors have been meeting senior representatives from the European Investment Bank in Luxembourg on how the EIB Group's newly approved Gender Action Plan can best serve the promotion of gender equality in all its activities. Leading the debate alongside EIB Vice President Alex Stubb, was Madeleine Rees, Secretary General of the Women's International League for Peace and Freedom; Joanna Maycock, Secretary General of the European Women's Lobby; Mary Ellen Iskenderian, President and CEO of Women's World Banking and Elise Badoy, Deputy Head of Citi Research, EMEA.

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Mario Draghi: European Parliament plenary debate on the ECB Annual Report for 2016
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Daily News 05 / 02 / 2018

European Commission - Daily News Daily News 05 / 02 / 2018 Brussels, 5 February 2018 European Commission and European Court of Auditors meet to discuss their cooperation and the future of Europe European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker and the College are meeting Mr Klaus-Heiner Lehne, President of the European...

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Apply now: Lorenzo Natali Media Prize for outstanding journalism in development

European Commission - Press release Brussels, 5 February 2018 Applications for the European Commission's 2018 Lorenzo Natali Media Prize, which recognises journalists doing outstanding reporting on development topics, are open from 5 February to 9 March for online, print and audio-visual works.

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Alicante News January 2018

The aim of Alicante News is to provide up-to-date information on EUIPO-related matters, as well as on other general IP issues, to the users of the Community trade mark and design registration systems.

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