Resolution on the establishment of the committee on gender equality

Meeting of the SI Council in Barcelona, 24-25 November 2017

The Committee on Gender Equality will be composed by five women and five men from SI member parties elected by the Council.

It will be chaired by the President of the SI Women and the President of the SI.

Members of the Committee will assume specific responsibilities in order to carry out specific tasks of the Committee.

The Committee will have the goal to identify obstacles for gender equality, promote strategies and innovative ideas for achieving parity and ensuring that gender balance is crucial in the composition of party delegations at the SI meetings.

In this framework it will submit an annual report to the Socialist International to be discussed in the respective Council meeting.