General Secretariat for Gender Equality

Despite Unemployment, One In Three Women in Greece Has a Science Degree

A special edition of the World Bank statistical representation of equality between women and men on the planet shows some interesting results for Greece. The results are based on 2013 data that were published recently by Greece's General Secretariat for Gender...

ELSTAT: The Crisis Greatly Affected Men's Job Opportunities

Even though more men were fired after the economic crisis hit Greece, women continue to be the weaker sex in regards to the labor market, as the rate of unemployment in women is still higher. Data released by the Hellenic Statistical...

One in Three Women Victim of Domestic Violence

 A new study conducted this summer by the General Secretariat for Gender Equality showed a 47% increase in cases of domestic violence against women in Greece. At the opening ceremony of the new Women’s Support and Consultation Center in Kavala,...