Fully Accredited Program EU HR Gender Equality Law and Compliance

Gender equality laws in the European Union are intricate and multifaceted. With a complex interplay of EU directives, regulations, and domestic laws of member states, this multi-layered system can lead to overlapping or even conflicting rules, making compliance a difficult task for organizations operating in the region. Furthermore, various EU institutions and agencies like the European Commission and European Institute for Gender Equality are tasked with overseeing different aspects of gender equality legislation, adding to the intricacy of achieving full compliance across the bloc.

This certified program will furnish you with a comprehensive grasp of the complex gender equality legislative landscape in the EU. You will explore a wide range of critical topics, including the Gender Equality Strategy, Work-Life Balance Directive, Equal Pay Directive, Equal Treatment Directive, and member state-specific regulations, equipping you with a well-rounded understanding. This program will also emphasize differences in implementation between EU countries, helping you to better understand the interplay between EU directives and domestic laws.

In addition, this program will demonstrate how to develop and execute gender equality policies and procedures aligned with relevant legislation. You will also learn how to conduct gender audits, analyze pay gaps, and fulfill reporting duties stemming from legal obligations or voluntary commitments. Through real-world case studies and significant court decisions, you will learn a diverse array of topics such as gender equality in employment, termination, equal pay, pension rights, and parental rights. With a solid comprehension of EU gender equality laws, you can integrate best practices into your organization's diversity, equity and inclusion strategy, ensuring lawful and ethical operations.

Upon successful completion, you will attain the Certification in EU HR Gender Equality Law and Compliance. This distinguished certification will augment your qualifications and affirm your expertise in EU gender equality legislation and ability to create proper compliance frameworks. Globally valued and recognized, this industry-leading certification holds lifelong validity, standing as a testament to your proficiency and dedication to excellence in gender equality.

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This program will entitle you:

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  • Experience 2 days of instructor-led live program and gain an in-depth understanding of the EU's gender equality legislative framework, including the Gender Equality Strategy and various directives.
  • Delve into the specifics of EU directives like the Work-Life Balance and Equal Pay, and understand how they vary among EU member states.
  • Attain the industry-recognized Certification in EU HR Gender Equality Law and Compliance. This certification will offer a testament to your expertise in building robust gender equality strategies within your organization.
  • Gain insights from impactful case studies and real case examples of court decisions to effectively manage legal obligations, protect against noncompliance, and implement risk management strategies.
  • For inquiries, chat with our Program Advisers at [email protected] or call us at
    • USA: +1 888 745 8875
    • Singapore and Asia Pacific: +65 6716 9980
    • Australia and New Zealand: +61 3 9909 7310
    • UK, Europe and Middle East: +44 (020) 335 57898

Accreditations

4.8 

This program is accredited by the Chartered Institute of Professional Certifications, which maintains the governing standards for all professionals who have completed this program.

The content of this program has been fully certified and accredited by CPD Certification Service as conforming to Continuing Professional Principles. CPD is the leading independent CPD accreditation institution operating across industry sectors to complement the Continuing Professional Development policies of professional institutes and academic bodies. The CPD Certification Service provides support, advice and recognized independent CPD accreditation compatible with global CPD principles.

What Can You Expect From This Live Program

EU Gender Equality Law is complex and challenging to comply with for several reasons, many of which stem from the diverse legal, social, and economic landscapes of the member states. According to Eurostat 2020 data, the EU average gender pay gap was 14.1%. Despite laws aimed at reducing it, the gender pay gap persists, indicating compliance difficulties. Cultural attitudes towards gender roles differ significantly across EU countries, affecting the implementation and acceptance of gender equality laws.

This certified program is designed to provide you with comprehensive insights into the latest developments in EU gender equality law, empowering your organization to implement effective and robust inclusion and diversity policies. You will delve into the intricacies of EU gender equality law, a crucial framework that sets minimum legal standards across the 27 member states of the European Union (EU) and the European Economic Area (EEA). You will gain insights into the most pivotal gender equality provisions in both primary and secondary EU legislation, along with key policy initiatives. The program aims to deepen your understanding of fundamental concepts in gender equality law, including direct and indirect discrimination, harassment, victimization, gender stereotyping, and intersectional discrimination.

Through real-world case studies and significant court decisions, the program covers a diverse array of topics such as gender equality in employment, termination, equal pay, pension rights, and parental rights, alongside issues concerning access to goods and services and leadership pricing. Moreover, it provides forward-looking perspectives on the evolution of gender equality in the EU, considering emerging challenges like artificial intelligence and online violence against women. With a solid understanding of EU’s gender equality laws, you can integrate best practices into your organization's diversity, equity and inclusion strategy, ensuring lawful and ethical operations.

Upon successful completion of the program, you will attain the Certification in EU HR Gender Equality Law and Compliance. This distinguished certification will enhance your professional qualifications, showcasing your expertise in navigating gender equality law in the EU. Globally demanded and recognized, the certification holds lifelong validity and will underscore your expertise and amplify your professional credentials in gender equality.

Key Skills You Will Gain

  • EU Gender Equality Law
  • European Gender Diversity Index
  • Gender Mainstreaming
  • Harassment Prevention
  • Inclusive Leadership
  • Gender Sensitivity
  • Domestic Violence Policies
  • Gender Equality Strategy
  • Racial Equality
  • Intersectional Understanding
  • Equal Opportunity Advocacy
  • Diversity Awareness
  • Von Der Leyen Commission
  • Intersectional Feminism
  • Sexual Harassment Policies
  • Workplace Harassment
  • Ethics and Compliance
  • Gender Quotas
  • Intersectional Discrimination
  • Parental and Maternity Rights
  • Sex Discrimination Act
  • Equality Act
  • Employment Equality
  • EU Equality Act 2010
  • Gender Equality in Goods and Services
  • Directive 2006/54/EC
  • Directive 2004/113/EC
  • Charter of Fundamental Rights

Your Faculty Director

Dr Raphaële Xenidis
Dr Raphaële Xenidis
Gender Equality Academic Expert and Professor of European Law

Dr. Raphaële Xenidis is a distinguished academic and a leading expert in gender equality and non-discrimination law. Her extensive publication record spans internationally recognized journals and venues, particularly in the realm of gender equality and sex discrimination law. Dr. Xenidis earned her Ph.D. from the European University Institute's Law Department, where her doctoral dissertation focused on intersectionality in European equality law.

As a recipient of the esteemed Marie Curie Fellowship, she furthered her research into contemporary issues like data-driven inequality and algorithmic discrimination within the context of European law. Currently, Dr. Xenidis serves as an Assistant Professor at Sciences Po Law School and holds a senior expert position at the European Network in Gender Equality and Non-Discrimination.

Previously, she imparted her knowledge as a Lecturer at the University of Edinburgh, School of Law, and has engaged in various academic roles across Italy, Denmark, the Netherlands, and the United States. A seasoned public speaker, Dr. Xenidis has been sharing her expertise through keynote lectures and presentations globally since 2016.

EU HR Gender Equality Law and Compliance Program Agenda

Module 1 - Introduction To EU Gender Equality Law
Module 2 - The EU Legal Framework
Module 3 - Key Concepts Of EU Gender Equality Law
Module 4 - Sex-Based Harassment And Sexual Harassment
Module 5 - Gender Equality In Employment
Module 6 - The Protection Of Pregnant Workers, Maternity And Parental Rights
Module 7 - Gender Equality In Goods And Services
Module 8 - Gender Stereotypes And Intersectional Discrimination
Module 9 - Gender Representation And Women’s Leadership: Positive Action And Quotas
Module 10 - Gender-Based Violence

How You Will Benefit

  • Comprehend EU Gender Equality Laws: Gain an in-depth understanding of the EU's gender equality legislative framework, including the Gender Equality Strategy and various directives.
  • Explore Relevant EU Directives and Legislations: Delve into the specifics of directives like the Work-Life Balance and Equal Pay, and understand how they vary among EU member states.
  • Policy Development and Execution: Learn to develop and implement gender equality policies and procedures in line with EU legislation.
  • Conduct Gender Audits: Master the skills to perform gender audits, analyze pay gaps, and fulfill reporting requirements based on legal or voluntary commitments.
  • Real-World Application Through Case Studies: Study real-world case studies and major court decisions to understand gender equality in employment, termination, and parental rights.
  • Integrate Best Practices in Diversity and Inclusion: Apply your knowledge to enhance your organization's diversity, equity, and inclusion strategy in compliance with EU gender equality laws.
  • Navigate Complex Concepts: Grasp fundamental concepts in gender equality law, such as direct and indirect discrimination, harassment, and intersectional discrimination.
  • Address Contemporary Issues: Engage with current challenges in gender equality, like the impact of artificial intelligence and online violence against women.
  • Understand Legal Standards Across EU and EEA: Acquire insights into the minimum legal standards set by EU gender equality law across the 27 EU member states and the European Economic Area.

Certification in EU HR Gender Equality Law and Compliance

Upon successfully attending this program, you will be awarded with the Certification in EU HR Gender Equality Law and Compliance that can be used in your resume, CV and other professional credentials. This certification is industry-recognized with lifelong validity.

Globally demanded and recognized, this certification will amplify your professional qualifications and demonstrate your expertise in navigating the intricacies involved in Gender Equality, its legal framework and compliance. Developed by Chartered Institute of Professional Certifications, the content of this program has been independently accredited by CPD Certification Service as adhering to the highest standards of continuing professional principles.

Pricing & Registration

Please select one of the locations:

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Dates: 31 Jul - 1 Aug 2024

Venue: Online Executive Program (via Zoom)

Time: 10:00am - 5:30pm Central European Summer Time (CEST)


Early Bird Packages Regular Pricing
By 09 Jul 2024 After 09 Jul 2024
EU Delegates EUR 1,495 EUR 1,595

Group Discount: 2nd participant get 10%, or register 3 participants and 4th participant get a complimentary seat (1 discount scheme applies)

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You can download our program brochure below. If you have any inquiries on this program, please contact our Program Advisor at [email protected] or call us at:

  • Singapore and Asia Pacific: +65 6716 9980
  • Australia and New Zealand: +61 3 9909 7310
  • UK, Europe and Middle East: +44 (020) 335 57898
  • USA: +1 888 745 8875

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EU HR Gender Equality Law and Compliance Reviews and Testimonials

Attending the EU HR Gender Equality Law and Compliance program was truly enlightening. The trainer's expertise and guidance made a complex subject easy to grasp. I now feel more confident in navigating gender equality laws within my organization.
The EU HR Gender Equality Law and Compliance program exceeded my expectations. The trainer's in-depth knowledge and practical insights were invaluable. I highly recommend this program to anyone looking to enhance their understanding of gender equality laws.
I'm grateful for the opportunity to have participated in the EU HR Gender Equality Law and Compliance program. The trainer's expertise and engaging teaching style made it an informative and enjoyable experience. I now feel well-prepared to ensure compliance in my workplace.
The EU HR Gender Equality Law and Compliance program was a game-changer for me. The trainer's dedication and ability to simplify complex legal concepts were impressive. I can't thank them enough for providing such valuable knowledge.

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