29 Jun 2022 13:11:00
The place of men and boys in gender equality policies: meeting of Working Group and publication of a StudyStrasbourg 29/06/2022
The Council of Europe Working Group the place of men and boys in gender equality policies and in...
23 Jun 2022 11:57:00Strasbourg 22/06/2022
The Capacity building and co-operation projects unit of the Council of Europe Gender Equality...
20 Jun 2022 13:17:00
Council of Europe and UNHCR: anyone fleeing war or persecution has the right to seek safety and protectionStrasbourg 20/06/2022
On the occasion of World Refugee Day on 20 June 2022, the Council of Europe and the UN Refugee...
16 Jun 2022 08:37:00Ankara 14/06/22
On 14 June 2022 the second multi-stakeholder meeting was held in Muğla under the European Union...
14 Jun 2022 08:51:00Ankara 07/06/2022
On 7 June, the European Union and Council of Europe joint action on “Fostering Women’s Access to...
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.