The discourse around gender rights has been largely focused on the modern women’s movement. However, gender-transformative approaches that include men can be a huge step forward in achieving impact.
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.
The European Institute for Gender Equality (EIGE) launched the first EU-wide research on Administrative Data Sources on gender-based violence. Collection of
On March 8th 2014, International Women’s Day, Time for Equality along with digital journalist Meera Vijayann, discussed important challenges for
The European Commission should put forward a draft law with measures to prevent gender-based violence against women in the EU
As the world welcomes 2014, there is something in the air in India; a sense of despair as a nation
IT On the occasion of their visit to Italy, we had the opportunity to meet Selay Ghaffar, executive director of
Men and Gender Equality Gender equality is still often considered a “women’s issue”. Furthermore, in the past, gender issues and
IT Femicide is a neologism that indicates a form of extreme violence directed against women by virtue of their belonging
On the occasion of the International Day for Elimination of Violence Against Women, the European Commission has announced a new
In this section we want to collect a list of campaigns and projects aiming at combatting different forms of gender-based
Figures are shocking and speak for themselves: more than a third of women worldwide will experience physical or sexual violence in their lifetime, according to the World Health Organization.