Useful links

Ambitious measures needed to ensure equal pay for women

Commission Recommendation of 7 March 2014 on strengthening the principle of equal pay between men and women through transparency Text with EEA relevance

Council of Europe Gender Equality Strategy 2018-2023

Council of the European Union: Council conclusions on the European Pact  for gender equality for the period 2011 – 2020

Directive of the European Parlimanet and of the Council on work-life balance for parents and carers and repealing Council Directive 2010/18/EU

Directive 2006/54/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 5 July 2006 on the implementation of the principle of equal opportunities and equal treatment of men and women in matters of employment and occupation (recast)

EPIC (Equal Pay International Coalition)

Equal Remuneration Convention, 1951 (No. 100)

EU Gender Equality Strategy 2020-2025

Europe 2020: A strategy for smart, sustainable and inclusive growth

European Commission – Equal pay

European Institute for Gender Equality (EIGE)

European Parliament, plenary session: Gender pay gap (debate), 13.1.2020.

European Parliament, plenary session: Gender pay gap: extracts from the debate, 13.1.2020.

European Trade Union Confederation (ETUC)


Gender Pay Gap – New solutions for an old problem

National cases and good practices on equal pay

The European Foundation for the Improvement of Living and Working Conditions (Eurofound)

The European Pillar of Social Rights in 20 principles

The European Union Agency for Fundamental Rights (FRA)

The gender gap in pensions in the EU

The International Labour Organization (ILO)

Trio Presidency Declaration on Gender Equality (Germany, Portugal and Slovenia, 7/2020)

Understanding the gender pay gap: definition and causes

Who takes care of children, household and the elderly?

Women and Men in Croatia, Croatian Bureau of Statistics