What role can men play a role in ending human trafficking? A US-based project suggests ten specific actions that men and boys can take to end this form of slavery.
Campaigns and projects aiming at combating sexual violence in conflict.
Sexual and gender-based violence perpetrated against women in conflict and in humanitarian settings has begun to be the focus of international attention, with efforts being made to prevent its occurrence, to respond to the survivors’ needs and to address impunity for those responsible.
Women make up more than half of the European population. However, at any governance level, they are still a minority. How effective are gender quotas or other tools and strategies to redress women under-representation in elected bodies?
The EU Agency for Fundamental Rights has just released its 2013 Report on Fundamental Rights in Europe.
WAVE network has compiled the results of the EU-wide survey on violence in a 9-page document giving the main data for each EU country.
Gender Matters : the transnational GendeRIS project (Romania, Italy, Spain) has published a handbook addressed to professionals dealing with human trafficking issues.
In the frame of its research project looking at hostility towards children with disabilities across the EU, the European Agency for Fundamental Rights has published new online material explaining key elements of child-friendly justice to children.
The study Maternity and paternity at work: Law and practice across the world by the International Labour Organization (ILO) reviews national law
Time For Equality is celebrating its first year of activity by joining the Diversity Charter Lëtzebuerg. The official signing session will take place on 27 May, in the presence of minister Corinne Cahen.
A newly published statistical report summarises the findings of a research project on gender equality in the workforce.
ILGA Europe has just released the latest edition of its Rainbow Europe package, which shows that while the human rights