|Author (Corporate)||European Institute for Gender Equality (EIGE)|
|Publication Date||June 2017|
The European Institute for Gender Equality (EIGE) is an autonomous body of the European Union, established to contribute to and strengthen the promotion of gender equality, including gender mainstreaming in all EU policies and the resulting national policies, and the fight against discrimination based on sex, as well as to raise EU citizens’ awareness of gender equality.
The seat of the European Institute for Gender Equality is in Vilnius (Lithuania). It was officially launched in June 2010.
|Subject Categories||Employment and Social Affairs|
|Countries / Regions||Europe|