Some of our most recent conference presentations and invited talks relevant to this research project are listed below as examples.

2019

Kantola, Johanna and Emanuela Lombardo. European integration and disintegration: Feminist perspectives on democracy and de-democratization. “De-Democratisation, Gender and the Politics of Exclusion in Europe” Jean Monnet grant funded workshop 6-8 November 2019, Baeza, Spain

Elomäki, Anna. ‘Feminist analysis EU economic governance: towards a framework’. Paper presented at the FiDiPro workshop: Social Science for the C21st, Helsinki, Finland, 07 October 2019.

Ahrens, Petra and van der Vleuten, Anna. ‘The strategic use of the subsidiarity argument in the European Parliament in debates about gender equality’. Paper presented at the ECPR General Conference, University of Wrocław, Poland, 4-7 September 2019.

Elomäki, Anna. ‘Struggles about gender and the economy in the European Parliament’s economic governance debates’. UACES 49th Annual Conference, University of Lisbon, Portugal, 03 September 2019.

Ahrens, Petra and Woodward, Alison. ‘Socio-Economic Changes, the European Parliament and Gender Equality Organisations’. Paper presented at the 14th European Sociological Association Conference ‘Europe and Beyond: Boundaries, Barriers and Belonging’, Manchester, UK, 22 August 2019.

Kantola, Johanna and Miller, Cherry. ‘Everyday activities of the European Parliament’s political groupings: Gendered dynamics and practices’. Paper presented at the European Conference on Politics and Gender, University of Amsterdam, the Netherlands, 4-6 July 2019.

Elomäki, Anna. ‘Gendered struggles about the EU economic governance in the European Parliament’. Paper presented at the European Conference on Politics and Gender, University of Amsterdam, the Netherlands, 4-6 July 2019.

Berthet, Valentine and Kantola, Johanna. ‘Gender, violence and political institution: struggles over sexual harassment in the European Parliament’. Paper presented at ECPR Joint Sessions workshop, UCL Mons, Belgium, 8-12 April 2019; and, at the European Conference on Politics and Gender, University of Amsterdam, the Netherlands, 4-6 July 2019.

Berthet, Valentine. ‘Sexual Harassment in the European Parliament: the staff mobilizes around the #metoo campaign’. Paper presented at the European Conference on Politics and Gender, University of Amsterdam, the Netherlands, 4-6 July 2019.

Kantola, Johanna and Koivunen, Anu. ‘Too much, too little? Comparing #Metoo campaigns in Finnish and Swedish politics and media’. Paper presented at the European Conference on Politics and Gender, University of Amsterdam, the Netherlands, 4-6 July 2019.

Ahrens, Petra and Lang, Sabine. ‘What to do when the zipper breaks? Preferential voting systems and the implementation of party quotas in German Länder’. Paper presented at the European Conference on Politics and Gender, University of Amsterdam, the Netherlands, 4-6 July 2019.

Ahrens, Petra and Scheele, Alexandra. ‘Minimum Wage, Pay Transparency Law and Temporary Part-Time: Will there be more Gender Equality on Germany’s Labour Market?’ Paper presented at the European Conference on Politics and Gender, University of Amsterdam, the Netherlands, 4-6 July 2019.

Elomäki, Anna and Cavaghan, Rosalind. ‘Gendered politics and knowledge in EU economic governance’. Paper presented at the European Conference of Politics and Gender, University of Amsterdam, the Netherlands, 4 July 2019.

Lombardo, Emmanuela and Kantola, Johanna. ‘European integration and disintegration: Feminist perspectives to inequalities and social justice’. Council of European Studies conference, Universidad Carlos III, Madrid, Spain, 20-22 June 2019.

Ylöstalo, Hanna and Elomäki, Anna. ‘U–Turn of Gender Equality Policy? Government Gender Equality Action Plans as a Technique of Governance’, NORA Conference, Reykjavik, Iceland, 23 May 2019.

Kantola, Johanna. ‘Gender and party politics in the European Parliament’. Keynote speech in Isn’t the EU also women’s? National Council of Women of Finland Seminar in Helsinki, Finland, 29 April 2019.

Kantola, Johanna. ‘Gender balanced representation and its significance in politics. How is gender equality talked about during elections’ Keynote in Gender matters? Seminar in Helsinki, Finland, 3 April 2019.

Elomäki, Anna. ‘Governing austerity: Governance reforms as facilitators of gendered austerity in Finland’. Feminist Engagements with Austerity, Bristol, UK, 11 January 2019.

2018

Kantola, Johanna. ‘European Parliament and Political Groups: Challenges and Opportunities for Gender Equality’. Keynote address at the Women in European Politics Conference, Athens, Greece, 2 November 2018.

Elomäki, Anna. ‘Economy as a gender equality question. In Quest for Sustainable Europe’, The Economy of Wellbeing, Brussels, Belgium, 19 October 2018.

Elomäki, Anna. ‘Economization of gender equality knowledge and expertise’. Paper presented at the ECPR General Conference, Hamburg, Germany, 24 August 2018.

Kantola, Johanna. ‘Publishing in Gender and Politics’. Roundtable participant at the ECPR General Conference, Hamburg, Germany, 22-25 August 2018.

Kantola, Johanna and Lombardo, Emanuela. ‘Populism and Feminist Politics: The Cases of Finland and Spain’. Paper presented at the ECPR General Conference, Hamburg, Germany, 22-25 August 2018.

Elomäki, Anna and Kantola, Johanna. ‘Gender equality and corporatist governance in the European Union: Social partners negotiating economic and social rights’. Biennial Conference of ECPR Standing Group on the European Union, Sciences Po, Paris, 13-15 June 2018.