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Details of Treaty No.210
|Title||Council of Europe Convention on preventing and combating violence against women and domestic violence|
|Opening of the treaty||Istanbul, 11/05/2011 - Treaty open for signature by the member States, the non-member States which have participated in its elaboration and by the European Union, and for accession by other non-member States|
|Entry into Force||01/08/2014 - 10 Ratifications including 8 Member States.|
This new landmark treaty of the Council of Europe opens the path for creating a legal framework at pan-European level to protect women against all forms of violence, and prevent, prosecute and eliminate violence against women and domestic violence.
The Convention also establishes a specific monitoring mechanism ("GREVIO") in order to ensure effective implementation of its provisions by the Parties.
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