30 Nov 2021 17:38:00
Victims’ safety goes first: Armenian Police strengthens response to violence against women and domestic violenceYerevan 26/11/2021
Police officers of Armenia participated in a two-day interactive training on how to address and...
30 Nov 2021 17:28:00Baku 26/11/2021
From 15 to 17 November 2021, a delegation of representatives from the Azerbaijani state...
30 Nov 2021 12:08:00Strasbourg 30/11/2021
Over 100 Roma and Traveller women met (in person or online) from 24 to 26 November 2021 at the...
26 Nov 2021 11:46:00
Gender Equality Commission adopts draft Recommendation on protecting the rights of migrant, refugee and asylum-seeking women and girls and hosts high-level panel on violence against womenStrasbourg 26/11/2021
The Gender Equality Commission (GEC) held its 20th meeting from 23 to 25 November 2021, online...
24 Nov 2021 15:02:00
Call for tenders for the provision of online/hybrid events technical services in the Russian FederationMoscow 24/11/2021
The Council of Europe project “Co-operation for the implementation of the Russian Federation...
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 26 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.