UEHP supports Gender Equality
Gender equality is a founding value of the EU and UEHP is committed to support and promote the removal of gender barriers in the workplace. For the International Women’s Day, UEHP gives the floor to 3 professionals engaged in its member federations and in the healthcare sector.
I have the privilege – although it is the result of an electoral confrontation, to say the least, “sexist” – of being the first woman in the history of the Association to hold this office.
Shifting our perspective also means encouraging today’s young boys to go into care professions, shaking up obsolete representations of masculinity and advancing equality.
The goal is that women must enjoy equal access to quality education, economic resources and political participation as well as equal opportunities with men for employment, leadership and decision-making at all levels.