The Central and Eastern European Network for Gender Issues (CEE Gender Network) was established in 1994 under the auspices of the European Forum for Democracy and Solidarity. Its mission is to promote the empowerment of women and gender equality objectives into mainstream strategies, policies and programs of center-left, progressive and social democratic political parties in CEE transition countries.
The CEE Network is a coalition of women’s organizations and groups from social democratic, leftist, and progressive political parties and civil society organizations, political leaders and activists from CEE. It is a member of PES Women. Partners of the network are: Olof Palme International Center, EFDS PES/PESW, FEPS, FES, LP Westminster Foundation, Center for New Initiatuves CNI (Zagreb), Progresive (Slovenia), Progres (North Macedonia), Center for Modern Skills (Serbia), Foundation for Social Democratic Initiatives - FOSDI (Serbia), Foundation for Left Initiatives (Bosnia and Herzegovina), The EPE (European Partners for the Environment).
The network's signature activity is the annual Korčula School think tank session. Other activities include: Capacity development (gender mainstreaming in politics – consultations, thematic events, ePrimer on gender equality, advocacy, quarterly Newsletter)
CEE Network for Gender Issues/Centar za nove inicijative - contact information
Iblerov trg 9
10000 Zagreb, Croatia