10 Aug 2020 13:44:00Strasbourg 10/11/2020
As part of the educational reform in Armenia, education experts responsible for developing...
05 Aug 2020 15:42:00Strasbourg 5/8/2020
Within the Partnership for Good Governance II, the joint programme of the European Union and the...
31 Jul 2020 16:05:00Strasbourg 31/7/2020
Following recent news of Polish intentions to withdraw from the Council of Europe Convention on...
27 Jul 2020 09:10:00Strasbourg 27/07/2020
Sexuality is an integral part of human life. Children and young people have the right to receive...
23 Jul 2020 15:03:00Strasbourg 23/07/2020
A new analytical Report looking at the current legal and policy situation regarding gender...
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 19 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.