Activity at EU Parliament – Economy of Wellbeing

Announcement: Upcoming Activity at EU Parliament 6th November 2019. Time: 13:00-15:00 Room 6Q1. European Parliament, Brussels, Belgium ECONOMY OF WELLBEING HEALTHY WOMEN – HEALTHY EUROPE HOSTED BY SIRPA PIETIKÄINEN, MEP IN PARTNERSHIP WITH THE EUROPEAN INSTITUTE OF WOMEN’S HEALTH For more information or to register, please contact info@eurohealth.ie

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Agenda: Addressing the disproportionate burden of dementia on women

Women and Dementia in Europe Addressing the disproportionate burden of dementia on women 22 January 2019, 10:00-12:00 Room A3F383, European Parliament – Brussels Introduction and welcome                                            Sirpa Pietikäinen, Member of the European Parliament The view from the European Commission Stéphane Hogan, European Commission, DG Research Women and Dementia in Europe: addressing the disproportionate burden of…

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Press Release: EIWH Position Paper on Women and Dementia

Press Release: EIWH Position Paper on Women and Dementia The launch of the European Institute of Women’s Health (EIWH) Position Paper on Women and Dementia: Addressing the disproportionate burden of dementia on women will take place on 22 January 2019, in the European Parliament, in Brussels. The meeting will be chaired by Ms. Sirpa Pietikainen…

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Women and Dementia in Europe position paper launch – Press release

Press release – for immediate release: Women and Dementia in Europe position paper launches: Addressing the Disproportionate Burden of Dementia on Women by the European Institute of Women’s Health Launches today, Brussels, Belgium. This document is being launched by the European Commissioner for Food and Health Safety, Vytemis Andriukaitis who has  said: “I hope your…

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EIWH Presentation at: Migration Health Conference, Rome, Italy

Conference on Migration Health, Rome, Italy 1-3 October 2018, 12.00 – 13.30 Oral Session 1 – Women and Children A trans cultural and equitable approach to migrant women’s health K. Semancik, European Institute of Women’s Health, Dublin, Ireland and A. Le Corvec, Asserta, Barcelona, Spain Background of the study: Women migrants face poorer health outcomes…

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Celebration of World Continence Week 2018

   PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release In Celebration of World Continence Week 2018 (#WCW2018), the European Institute of Women’s Health (EIWH) calls for increased awareness of the issues urinary incontinence poses for patients, their families and caregivers. 20th June 2018 — Annually, World Continence Week (#WCW) is held by the World Federation of Incontinence Patients…

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Celebration of International Women’s Day, 2018

PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release In Celebration of International Women’s Day 2018, the European Institute of Women’s Health announces its latest policy brief, “Women and Menstruation in the EU,” in order to #PressforProgress and forge a more inclusive, gender equitable world. 8th of March 2018—Since 2014, International Women’s Day (IWD) has been held on the…

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Eurohealth Conference and Programme: Right from the Start!

  Right from the Start Right from the Start:   Promoting a Life-Course Approach to Gender Equity in Health European Institute of Women’s Health 21st Anniversary Expert Conference, European Economic and Social Committee, Brussels, Belgium, 4-5th December 2017 About the EIWH Founded in 1996, the European Institute of Women’s Health (EIWH) is a non-governmental organisation…

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Vaccinate Press Release 2017

Press Release EIWH Launches Multi-Lingual Policy Briefs on Vaccination Launch during European Immunization Week to Encourage a Life-Course Approach to Vaccination 24-30 April 2017— Each year, the WHO-Europe coordinates the European Immunization Week to encourage countries across the region to protect their population against infectious diseases, which like World Immunization Week, occurs annually during the…

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