Statistics Lithuania, as partner, since 2018, participates in the project Municipalities' Success Code – Gender Equality, launched by the Office of the Equal Opportunities Ombudsman.
Objective of Statistics Lithuania in this project is the creation of the gender equality map in the Official Statistics Portal, its extension and regular updating of indicators provided for that purpose.
Duration of the project: 12 December 2016 – 31 December 2019.
The overall goal is to systematically seek for the gender equality in the municipalities by educating public sector representatives and raising their awareness on gender equality issues, their ability to recognise activities resulting in men and women (in)equality, create and implement targeted measures for guaranteeing equal rights.
Partners: Association of Local Authorities in Lithuania, Lithuanian Women‘s Lobby Organisation, Statistics Lithuania.
The project is conducted according to implementing measure No 07.3.4-ESFA-V-425 “The promotion of equality between women and men“ of Priority 7 “Promotion of quality employment and participation in the labour market” of the Operational Programme for the European Union Funds‘ Investments in 2014–2020, adopted by Commission Decision No C(2014) 6397 of 8 September 2014.