15 Apr 2021 14:18:00Strasbourg 15/04/2021
The GEC reviewed the 2020 draft annual report on the implementation of the Gender Equality...
14 Apr 2021 16:24:00Strasbourg 14/04/21
On 7 April 2021, members of the EEA/Norway Grants SYNERGY Network against Gender-based and...
13 Apr 2021 19:46:00
Call for participants: Establishing specialist support services for victims of violence against women and domestic violence in LatviaStrasbourg 14/04/2021
The Council of Europe in co-operation with the Ministry of Welfare of the Republic of Latvia are...
12 Apr 2021 14:38:00
The Council of Europe’s Gender Equality Commission (GEC) will hold its 19th meeting on 14-15 April 2021, via videoconferenceStrasbourg 14/04/2021
The GEC will review the 2020 draft annual report on the implementation of the Gender Equality...
12 Apr 2021 14:10:00Strasbourg 12/04/2021
Sports events are too often the theater of incidents of racism, homophobia, sexism and other...
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 25 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.