27 Jan 2022 12:32:00
New Council of Europe HELP online course on Violence Against Women for Law Enforcement ProfessionalsStrasbourg 27/01/2022
Law enforcement plays a central role in addressing violence against women and domestic violence...
27 Jan 2022 11:52:00Ankara 27/01/2022
Within the framework of the European Union and Council of Europe joint programme “Horizontal...
24 Jan 2022 17:43:00Chisinau 24/01/2022
The project “Supporting the implementation of the Istanbul Convention in the Republic of Moldova”...
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,...
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.