CoE hopes EU signs Istanbul Convention

CoE hopes EU signs Istanbul Convention


The head of Council of Europe’s (CoE) division ‘gender equality and violence against women’,Liri Kopaci-Di Michele, expressed today before New Europe hope that the European Union (EU) will sign and ratify the CoE’s Convention on preventing and combating violence against women and domestic violence.

The convention was adopted by the Council of Europe Committee of Ministers on 7 April 2011 and was opened for signature in May the same year on the occasion of the 121st...


This story is part of New Europe's Premium content.

To Read the Full Story, Subscribe or Sign In from the ↑ Top of the Page ↑
new europe join now