14 Jun 2021 15:11:00Pristina 10/06/2021
On 10 of June 2021, the Council of Europe in co-operation with the National Coordinator on...
11 Jun 2021 12:00:00Strasbourg 11/06/2021
During the livestreamed event on 8 June 2021, legal training institutes for judges and...
11 Jun 2021 11:51:00Baku 11/06/2021
On 8 June 2021, the action “Raising awareness of the Istanbul Convention and other gender...
11 Jun 2021 11:44:00
Methodology for twinning initiatives in the field of violence against women, domestic violence and gender equality piloted in AzerbaijanBaku 10/06/2021
On 31 May 2021, Azerbaijani stakeholders participated in the online piloting of a twinning...
08 Jun 2021 08:24:00Strasbourg 8/6/2021
The European Programme for Human Rights Education for Legal Professionals (HELP), supports member...
In March 2019, the Committee of Ministers adopted Recommendation CM/Rec(2019)1 on preventing and combating sexism : it calls for specific action in respect of language and communications; internet and social media; media, advertising and other communication methods; workplace; public sector; justice sector; education institutions culture and sport; private sphere. It is currently available in 25 languages as well as in the English and French official versions.
The COVID-19 crisis has strong gender equality-related impacts, including alarmingly high levels of violence against women. The Council of Europe divisions on Gender Equality and on Violence Against Women have developed a new webpage gathering information about actions undertaken by member states, the Council of Europe and other international organisations and civil society organisations to analyse and mitigate the gendered impacts of COVID-19.