BRINGING GENDER EQUALITY AROUND THE WORLD

We are a network of gender equality experts united by our shared vision on human rights and equal opportunities for all, social justice, sustainable living and peace for the generations to come.

UPCOMING EVENTS

SUMMER SCHOOL 2021

Caring Economics in Theory and in Praxis

This is a dynamic 5 day event event designed to bring clarity regarding the world we live in from an economic perspective and to spark discussion & creative thinking about the changes that need to be made in our thinking, working, living, consumption habits, use of resources – almost every aspect of human life.

The event is organised by OQ Consulting along with Leapfrog2SD and the Open Academy of Caring Economics

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LATEST ARTICLES

The World’s Wealth:
Manifesto for a new economic order that cares for people and the planet

La ricchezza del mondo:
Manifesto per un nuovo ordine economico che si prenda cura delle persone e del pianeta

This manifesto highlights some truths revealed during the COVID-19 lockdown that show that the old patterns of economic thinking no longer match the world in which we now live. It advocates for leaving the old patterns of economic thinking behind, and for constructing a new human rights-based and inclusive economic model that cares for people and the planet.

Questo manifesto evidenzia alcune verità rivelate durante le chiusure per il COVID-19, che mostrano che i vecchi modelli del pensiero economico non si accordano più con il mondo in cui viviamo ora. Esorta a lasciarsi indietro i vecchi modelli di pensiero economico e a costruire un nuovo modello economico inclusivo e basato sui diritti umani che si prenda cura delle persone e del pianeta.

The gender impact of Coronavirus:
How to move to an economy that cares for people and the planet

L’impatto di genere del Coronavirus:
Come passare a un’economia che si prende cura delle persone e del pianeta

This paper raises some questions about how the Coronavirus crisis affects women and men differently. It reveals the key role of the care sector, referring to both paid and unpaid care work, and women’s specific roles and risks during the crisis.  The article reviews some measures taken by governments to slow down the spread of the virus, and the impact of these measures on women, men and the environment.

Questo saggio solleva alcune questioni su come la crisi del Coronavirus abbia effetto in modo diverso sulle donne e sugli uomini. Rivela il ruolo chiave del settore della cura, facendo riferimento sia al lavoro retribuito che a quello non retribuito, e agli specifici ruoli e rischi delle donne durante la crisi. L’articolo esamina certe misure prese dai governi per rallentare la diffusione del virus e l’impatto di queste misure sulle donne, sugli uomini e sull’ambiente.

WHO WE WORK WITH 

We work with a wide range of organizations varying from governmental bodies to private companies and independent agencies 

CONSULTANCY

GENDER TRAINING

RESEARCH & EVALUATION

WHAT SOME OF OUR CLIENTS SAY

Very interesting and intensive. This training should become compulsory to all staff members.


Policy Maker , Council of Europe

I found it positive and stimulating that theoretical and practical parts were alternated. Very participatory, interactive and stimulating


Master Student, ISPI

It was 2 inspirational days, with sharing a lot of relevant information and experiences.


Staff Member, Consultancy, The Netherlands

Want to know More?

Don’t hesitate to get in touch with us, let’s talk 

  • info@oqconsulting.eu

  • +4928329763233

  • +31640873811

  • Vellarsweg 2,
    47625 Kevelaer, Germany

  • Monday-Friday 10:00 AM – 18:00 PM (CET)