13 Jan 2022 15:16:00Baku 12/01/2022
On 21 December 2021, the last of series of webinars on specific articles of the Istanbul...
13 Jan 2022 15:07:00Baku 12/01/2022
On 3 December 2021, the Council of Europe in co-operation with the State Committee on Family,...
13 Jan 2022 13:55:00Baku 12/01/2022
From 29 November to 2 December 2021, four workshops took place in the Azerbaijani regions of...
17 Dec 2021 16:12:00
The CDCT, in collaboration with other relevant bodies of the Council of Europe, namely, the...
17 Dec 2021 10:55:00
Call for national experts on women’s participation in public and political decision-making for the project in the Russian FederationMoscow 16/12/2021
The project “Co-operation for the implementation of the Russian Federation National Action...
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.