Title EQUIJOBS - TRAINING PATHS FOR THE LABOUR INSERTION OF RURAL WOMEN IN SECTORS WITH MORE MALE PRESENCE
Project Number ES/08/LLP-LdV/TOI/149006
Product Good Practices Handbook
Title Good Practices Handbook
Product Type others
Marketing Text European rural women have a lot of difficulties to improve their professional profile and to be inserted in the labour market, because in their environment the employment opportunities and the training resources are scarce.
The current project aims for an incorporation of rural women in the professional sectors with more male presence, with the adaptation of training paths and contents to the characteristics of rural women in the sectors, facilitating their labour insertion. This way the gender perspective will be integrated into
the activities of rural development. It is sought to adjust and somehow to equalize the employment rates of men and women in rural areas in various professional fields.
Target group - European rural women.
- improving women’s participation in rural economy through their labour insertion;
- promoting labour development of rural women qualifying them in jobs in the sectors, where there exist social and cultural barriers;
- promoting entrepreneurial spirit among rural women;
- implementing new training paths and contents in sectors with more male presence aimed to rural women that are in vocational training, organized by local development, training, equal opportunities, etc. entities.
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