11 Sep 2020 13:37:00Kyiv 11/09/2020
In August 2020, 26 Ukrainian judges from district, inter-district, appeals and city courts...
20 Aug 2020 15:06:00Strasbourg 20/08/20
"The Congress of the Council of Europe is convinced that the local level offers better...
10 Aug 2020 13:44:00Strasbourg 10/08/2020
As part of the educational reform in Armenia, education experts responsible for developing...
05 Aug 2020 15:42:00Strasbourg 05/08/2020
Within the Partnership for Good Governance II, the joint programme of the European Union and the...
31 Jul 2020 16:05:00Strasbourg 31/07/2020
Following recent news of Polish intentions to withdraw from the Council of Europe Convention on...
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 21 languages as well as in the English and French official versions. Read more
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.