TRES: Project on strengthening and protecting women's and children's rights in Ukraine
A Joint Project between the
Council of Europe and the European
Launching of the Recommendations for Law Enforcement Authorities on the Prevention of Domestic Violence (Kyiv, Ukraine, 24 March 2011)
[25 March 2011, Strasbourg] With the aim of strengthening the skills of the Police in tackling the cases of domestic violence, the project assisted the Ministry of Internal Affairs in finalising and publishing the book “Prevention of Domestic Violence – Manual for the Police” (read more...)
Joint Project on Strengthening and Protecting Women’s and Children’s Rights in Ukraine – achievements (Kyiv, Ukraine, 16 March 2011)
[8 March 2011, Strasbourg] The Joint Project of the Council of Europe and the European Union on Strengthening and Protecting Women’s and Children’s Rights in Ukraine (TRES) is coming to an end on 28 March 2011. On this occasion, the Council of Europe is organising a Closing Conference to present the results of the project. (read more...)
100th Anniversary of the International Women's Day (Kyiv, Ukraine, 3 March 2011)
[5 March 2011, Strasbourg] On the occasion of the 100th Anniversary of the International Women’s Day, the Ministry for Family, Youth and Sports, in co-operation with the Council of Europe and the European Union Joint Project on Strengthening and Protecting Women’s and Children’s rights in Ukraine (TRES), UNDP, La Strada Ukraine, the Information and Consultative Women's Center and the School for Equal Opportunities organised a Forum which took place on 3 March 2011 in Kyiv.
During the event, a photo exhibition, depicting 100 famous Ukrainian women, was launched. This forum also gave participants the opportunity to share views and exchange opinions, as well as receive information on TRES achievements including its publications in the field of women’s rights.
The audience was composed of about 120 participants from all the regions of Ukraine, representing in particular the government and different non-governmental organisations, acting in the field of gender equality and women’s rights.
Strengthening the protection of children’s rights through the European Social Charter (revised) (Kyiv, Ukraine, 15 and 16 February 2011)
[14 February 2011, Strasbourg] The purpose of this event is to promote measures aiming at respecting and protecting children’s rights in line with the European Social Charter (revised), to conduct a comparative analysis of the legal guarantees of children’s rights and to contribute to the development of a national policy, aimed at overcoming obstacles to observing and broadening children’s rights (read more...)
Activity report English
The judge facing child abuse and human trafficking – international standards and experience (Lviv, Ukraine, 26 and 27 January 2011)
[20 January 2011, Strasbourg] This seminar is organised by the Council of Europe, in co-operation with the National School of Judges of Ukraine, within the framework of the Joint Project with the European Union on strengthening and protecting women’s and children’s rights in Ukraine (TRES).
Judges of courts with general jurisdiction in Ukraine and Poland will exchange practical information on various aspects of cases with the participation of minors in court proceedings and to cross-border human trafficking.
It is expected that participants enhance their knowledge in handling cases and analysing evidence in cases related to human trafficking, in the light of their counterparts’ experience, in communicating with child-victims of abuse and in psychologically preparing children who are victims of violence or witnesses to the trial.
Media coverage (Ukrainian): IA “Inter media consulting” 26.01.11, IA “Inter media consulting” 27.01.11, IA “Zaxidnet”, Internet portal Vgolos, Internet portal Galinfo, Radio “Lvivska khvylya”, Radio “Svoboda”
Protecting children against sexual exploitation and sexual abuse through Internet (Kyiv, Ukraine, 7-8 December 2010)
[6 December 2010, Strasbourg] The Council of Europe is organising this regional workshop with the support of Microsoft, within the framework of the Joint Project with the European Union on strengthening and protecting women’s and children’s rights in Ukraine (TRES). (read more)
Radio coverage (Ukrainian): Radio ERA