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Diana Wallis (EWLA member)

Diana Paulette Wallis, former Vice President of the European Parliament and President of the European Law Institute and on the board of trustees of ...



Should the EU Commission be rejected if no more women are nominated by Member States?


EU campaign on gender pay gap

Saturday, October 25, 2014 IP/09/341Brussels, 3 March 2009EU launches campaign to tackle gender pay gapThe European Commission has today launched an EU-wide campaign to help tackle the gender pay gap. Across the EU economy, women earn on average 17.4% less than men. The simple concept of 'equal pay for work of equal value' is... more

Tuesday, August 05, 2014
More female Commissioners needed in new EU Commission

European Women Lawyers Associations (EWLA) takes note with increasing concern of the impossibility f... more

Thursday, July 31, 2014
Proposed withdrawal of Maternity Directive


Saturday, July 26, 2014
Female Brain Drain in US Law Firms

THE TROUBLE WITH LAW FIRMS: LEADERSHIP CONFORMITY“Law firms will disappear in 10 years if all-male l... more

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Strategy 2012-2015: Interview with Mrs Maud de Boer Buquicchio

EWLA's key speaker at the annual congress in ROME Friday 22 November 22 (see registration on the left side of this website).

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President's Message

Past EWLA President Herdís Thorgeirsdóttir Welcome speech at EWLA congress 22 Nov. 20...



Promoting women’ s rights in the crisis

By Genoveva Tisheva
The symptoms of the social and political crisis are no more just in the recent cool statistics of Eurostat marked by the uniform conclusion that Bul...


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