01 Apr 2021 15:12:00
Call for tenders for the provision of consultancy services in the area of research and capacity building on women’s access to justice.Strasbourg 01/04/2021
The Council of Europe is launching a call for the provision of consultancy services in the area...
31 Mar 2021 23:32:00Strasbourg 29/03/2021
In a gathering of governmental and non-governmental professionals dedicated to combatting...
22 Mar 2021 10:03:00Baku 22/03/2021
On 18 March 2021, the action “Raising awareness of the Istanbul Convention and other gender...
19 Mar 2021 10:32:00Strasbourg 19/03/21
These recommendations are drawn up by government experts from member states, gathered in the...
18 Mar 2021 16:21:00Baku 18/03/2021
On 12 and 17 March 2021, a series of online focus groups were held with Azerbaijani stakeholders....
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.