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Civil and political rights - - Euro-Mediterranean region - Study / Report

Euromed Partnership: Strengthening the Role of Women in Society. Multi-Annual Report 2006-2009

Created 12.05.2015

The report reviews the measures taken to strengthen the role of women in society, in keeping with the Action Framework established by the Istanbul Ministerial Conference in 2006. Specifically, the report compiles the responses to the questionnaire...

Civil and political rights - - Euro-Mediterranean region - Legal text

Third Ministerial Conclusions on Strengthening the Role of Women in Society

Created 12.05.2015

This document features the conclusions of the third Ministerial Conference on Strengthening the Role of Women in Society, held in Paris on 12 September 2013, following those of Marrakesh in 2009 and Istanbul in 2006. The ministers of the Union for...

Types of Violence - - Europe - Legal text

Council of Europe Convention on preventing and combating violence against women and domestic violence

Created 12.05.2015

This treaty was adopted by the Council of Europe on 11 May 2011 in Istanbul. It establishes a binding legal framework at a European level to protect women against all forms of violence; prevent, combat and eliminate violence against women,...

Civil and political rights - - Euro-Mediterranean region - Institutional agendas

Ministerial Conclusions on Strengthening the Role of Women in Society

Created 12.05.2015

This document features the conclusions of the first Euro-Mediterranean Conference on Strengthening the Role of Women in Society, held in Istanbul on 14 and 15 November 2006. This conference enabled the objectives of the Barcelona Process (1995) in...

Civil and political rights - - International - Study / Report

Because I am a girl - the situation of girls in the world - 2013 Being a teenager in an emergency situation: a double difficulty

Created 12.05.2015

"Because I am a girl" is an annual report published by Plan International assessing the situation of girls in the world. These reports are based on facts as well as testimonies in order to show why girls must be treated differently than boys and...

Economy / Employment - - International - Study / Report

Maternity and paternity at work: Law and practice across the world

Created 12.05.2015

This report reviews national legislative provisions on maternity protection and shows how well national laws and practices conform to the ILO Maternity Convention, 2000 (No. 183) and the Workers with Family Responsibilities Convention, 1981 (No....

Economy / Employment - - International - Study / Report

Women, Business and the Law 2014. Removing Restrictions to Enhance Gender Equality

Created 12.05.2015

As in previous editions, this report examines laws and institutions that treat men and women differently, generally to the detriment of the latter. The 2014 report analyses the trends through different indicators: access to institutions, the use of...

Types of Violence - Albania - Institutional agendas

Local strategy for the implementation of the EU Guidelines on violence against women and girls and combating all forms of discrimination against them

Created 12.05.2015

This strategy responds to the commitments made by the European Union (EU) and Albania in the framework of this country’ s pre-EU membership strategy. Thus, the principle of equal opportunities for men and women forms part of this Stabilisation and...

Civil and political rights - Albania - Institutional agendas

Harmonised Indicators on Gender Equality and the Status of Women in Albania

Created 12.05.2015

This document seeks to provide a basis for collecting data and assessing the status of women and gender equality in Albania. It will enable policy-makers, researchers and other actors involved to develop proposals to improve women’s participation...