BRUSSELS – “The issue of membership gender equality in EU development plans it is not just a question of civilization, nor is it limited to the fundamental recognition of rights. It is instead of a strategic approach, a choice of field and perspective in relation toidea of economic and social development that we want to have “. The regional councilor of Umbria told the EU Committee of the Regions (CoR), Donatella Porzi (Pse), draftsman of an opinion on the gender dimension of EU structural and cohesion funds 2021-2027 approved today by the Committee for Territorial Cohesion Policy and Budget (Coter) of the same Committee.
“Women – he continued – are a resource that our Union cannot neglect, both in the interest of society and to respect principles of fairness and justice. Today one of the many steps that make up this journey has been taken and they are truly proud “. The opinion prepared by Porzi will then be approved by the entire Committee meeting in plenary session from 1 to 3 December.