10 ways the EU works to protect the rights of women and girls
08 March 2016
Happy International Women's Day 2016
With Europe very much the focus of debate as we approach the referendum in June, I thought I'd share a few examples of how the EU works to protect women's rights - not just inside EU but right across the world, something I'm very much involved in now as Chair of the European Parliament Committee on International Development. EU laws underpin national laws - any government is free to give more rights - but EU rights provide a legal minimum for all women. Please share with family and friends. You can view the list here.