Agenția Națională pentru Egalitate de Șanse între Femei și Bărbați
The National Agency for Equal Opportunities between Women and Men (ANES) is a specialized body of the central public administration, with legal personality, subordinated to the Ministry of Labor, Family, Social Protection and Elderly Persons, established according to Law no. 22912015, amending Law no. 20212002 on equal opportunities and treatment between women and men.
The Agency's role is to promote the principle of equal opportunities and treatment between women and men in all the public policies and national strategies adopted by the Government, to implement gender mainstreaming at all levels in order to eliminate all forms of discrimination based on gender, in all national policies and programs.
ln Romania, the equal opportunities and treatment for women and men is a fundamental principle of human rights, implemented both in the legislative level as in the public policies level.