"Are we there yet? Assessing progress: inspiring action: the Council of Europe Gender Equality Strategy 2014-2017"

Conference organised by the Council of Europe in partnership with the Ministry of Social Affairs of Estonia

30 June - 1 July 2016
Tallinn, Estonia (Radisson Blu Hotel Olümpia)

The Gender Equality Commission organised this conference in partnership with the Estonian Ministry of Social Affairs. The objectives were to discuss the implementation of the Council of Europe's Strategy for Equality between Women and Men, to highlight progress and results and to exchange ideas for the preparation of the next strategy.

Videos Videos

Hillary Margolis, Human Rights Watch

Snezana Samardzic-Markovic, Director General of Democracy, Council of Europe

Taavi Rõivas, Prime Minister of Estonia

Lea Clermont-Dion,  Researcher on cyber-violence against women, Laval University, Canada

Daria Manshina, Founder of “Shut your sexist mouth up”, Russian Federation

Romain Sabathier, Secretary General, High Council for Gender Equality, France

Salla Saastamoinen, Director of Equality, Directorate-General Justice and Consumers, European Commission

Pamela Moriniere, European Federation of Journalists

Charlotte Proudman, Barrister, United Kingdom

Sergiy Kyslytsya, Chairperson of the Council of Europe Gender Equality Commission, Ukraine

Marianne Mikko, Member of Parliament and Head of the Estonian delegation to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe

F. Cigdem Tenker Köksal, Turkey

Kira Appel , Chief Adviser and Deputy Head of Department, Gender Equality Unit, Ministry of Children, Education and Gender Equality, Denmark

Kira Appel 1, Chief Adviser and Deputy Head of Department, Gender Equality Unit, Ministry of Children, Education and Gender Equality, Denmark

Lakshmi Puri, Deputy Executive Director, Strategic Partnerships, Coordination and Intergovernmental Support Bureau, UN Women