Invitation for workshop in Split, 19-20 November 2019

Ombudsperson for Gender Equality in cooperation with CESI (Centre for Education, Counselling and Research) will organize workshop „Equality for all“ in Split, activity within project “Equal rights – Equal Pay – Equal Pensions”. Aim of the education is to raise awareness abount gender pay and pension gap and achieve gender equality and combating poverty in Croatia. Third workshop will be held in Split in hotel Park, from 19-20 November 2019., target groups are representatives of private and public companies, public authorities, trade unions, civil society members and high school students. Topics during workshops were: project activities, issue of equal pay and pension; sex and gender; education and inequality at the labour market, balancing private and professional life and gender pay and pension gap in Belgium.

After workshops in Zageb and Split, next workshops will be held in Rijeka (12-13 December 2019) and Osijek (23 – 24 January 2020).

Please apply for a workshop via email anamarija.tkalcec@cesi.hr, by 4 November 2019.

Program:

19 November 2019

9’30 – 10’00 Registration  

10’00 –  10’15 Introductory speechby Ombudsperson for Gender Equality

10’15 – 10′ 45 Introduction to the workshop

10’45 – 11’20 Introduction to the issue of equal pay and pension

11’20 – 12’00 Introduction to the issue of gender and sex

12’00 – 12’45 Light lunch

12 ’45 – 13’30 Belgium as example of good practice in achieving equal pay and pension

13’30 – 14’30 Education and gender pay/pension gap

14’15 – 15’00 Importance of balancing private and professional life

20 November 2019

9’30 – 10’00 Welcome refreshment

10 ’00– 10’20 Presentation of World cafe methodology and following topics:

  • Education
  • Gender stereotypes
  • World of work
  • Pension system and poverty of the elderly
  • Balancing private and professional life

10’20 – 11’20 Work in groups

11’20 – 12’20 Discussions and conslusions, recommendations for achiving equal pay and pensions

12’20 – 13’20 Light lunch