Gender Equality Expert
At its meeting on 29 January 2015, the Conference of INGOs elected Anne Nègre, University Women of Europe, to the post of Gender Equality Expert for a three year term.
The Gender Equality Expert has a mandate to ensure that issues of gender equality are addressed in a cross-cutting manner by the Conference of INGOs and its committees.
In June 2015, the Action Plan 2015-2017 was adopted. The Action Plan includes measures to mainstream equality with the support of the Council of Europe in the Conference of INGOs, its committees and also in the INGOs in the Conference.
- Round Table: Civil society, driving force of the Council of Europe Istanbul Convention, Strasbourg, 24 June 2015
- Round Table: Gender perspectives - Peace and Security: Including gender perspectives in conflict resolution and peace building, Strasbourg, 24 June 2014
- CONF/GEE(2014)RAPACT: Activity Report for 2014
- Highlights of Gender Equality activities in 2013 and priorities for 2014: view the slideshow
- Council of Europe Convention on preventing and combating violence against women and domestic violence, also known as the Istanbul Convention: Sample letter to Governments and members of Parliament to ratify the Istanbul Convention
- Information about the Working Group on preventing and combating violence against women, domestic violence and trafficking in human beings within the Human Rights Committee of the INGO Conference
- Invitation to the first meeting of the Working Group, 26 June 2013
- CONF/GEE(2012)Report2: Overview of activities from July - December 2012
- CONF/GEE(2012)Report1: Overview of activities from January - July 2012
- CONF/GEE(2014)Report: Activity report 2014