Network of Support Centers for Gender Equality in Greek Armed Forces

Tuesday, July 15, 2014: 11:15 AM
Room: Booth 50
Oral Presentation
Eleni NINA PAZARZI , Bussiness administration, University of Piraeus, Athens, Greece
Michalis PAZARZIS , Maritime Studies, University of Piraeus, ATHENS, Greece

The paper presents the analysis of data from a research project for gender equality in Greek armed forces.  The legal framework of gender equality in armed forces as well as the operation of the network of support centers under the funding of the European project “Artemis – Equal” will be presented.

The specific goals of these support centers were: the recording of inequality problems which take place in the armed forces, the provision of the information of interested parties about legislation and the official procedures in order to face the problems, the information about similar cases and good practices and finally the most important goal is Psychological, legal and Social support.