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News on the work of the Committee on Equality and Non-Discrimination of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe
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PACE_Equality Jul 16
How to support national minorities at home & abroad, build bridges & strengthen interstate relations? conference today in Udine
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PACE_Equality Jul 12
Much has been said on and , but not enough about the role women may play: more about this in Gabriela Heinrich's report now available online:
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PACE_Equality Jul 11
"The small number of women in politics remains a critical issue which undermines the full functioning of democratic processes. The Venice Commission encourages increasing women’s representation by introducing ”. Herdís Thorgeirsdóttir, 1st Vice-President, Venice Commission
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PACE_Equality Jul 5
M Allal Amraoui membre de la Chambre des Représentants du clôt la Conférence régionale sur "Les femmes en politique: comment progresser vers l'égalité?". Rabat,
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PACE_Equality Jul 5
La nature du change quand il est partagé par les femmes et les hommes. Les ont permis de réduire l'écart dans la représentation . Edite Estrela
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PACE_Equality Jul 5
Declining voters turnout, declining party membership, enormous cost of electoral campaigns and increasing influence of big funders are challenging the traditional role of political parties - Nana Kalandadze, in Rabat
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PACE_Equality Jul 5
Partnership for with is fruitful - let's strengthen it even further. Developments in the area of are encouraging but the risk of a backlash is always there, says Elvira Kovacs, Chair of our Committee in Rabat
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Robert Troy TD Jul 5
In Ireland we are accepted for who we are. We embrace inclusivity & diversity. This was demonstrated at in Dublin. Other countries are not as fortunate. At Council of Europe I raised the issue of persecution of LGBT community in Chechen Republic.
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PACE_Equality Jul 5
Comment progresser? La Présidente et les membres de la Commission sur l'égalité et la non-discrimination contribuent à répondre à cette question!
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PACE_Equality Jul 5
How to progress towards in politics? Equality committee Chair and members take part in region conference in Rabat, Morocco
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Albane Gaillot Jul 5
Conférence à Rabat sur les femmes en politique : comme faire progresser ?
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Piet De Bruyn Jul 1
As General Rapporteur on the Rights of LGBTI people I firmly condemn the violent action of Turkish police to stop from taking place. Peaceful Pride marches should be protected. Not stopped. Freedom of expression and of assembly are fundamental.
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Piet De Bruyn Jun 28
This report is not the final step. I’ll keep a close eye on the follow up! Denial of what happened can’t be accepted. Perpetrators can’t go unpunished.
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PACE Jun 29
Not only should forced marriage be a crime in all states, but so should "luring a child or adult abroad" to force them into a marriage, say parliamentarians. Read yesterday's full resolution...
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PACE_Equality Jun 29
Congratulations to for the adoption of the resolution on Empowering in the economy by !
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PACE_Equality Jun 29
Gender inequality remains a serious problem in the economy with unjustified differences in remuneration, slower career progression &low numbers of in high-level positions. Barriers to women’s economic empowerment are to a large extent of a cultural nature
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PACE_Equality Jun 29
It is necessary to overcome stereotypes with regard to access to STEM education. Promoting STEM disciplines is crucial as it contributes to counter segregation by sector and inequalities in remuneration
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PACE Jun 29
Quotas on boards, pay transparency, training, education... lots of great ideas in 's report for empowering women in the economy: Watch the debate starting now...
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PACE Jun 29
An astonishing stat in today's debate on : every day across the world, some 39 000 young girls are married before reaching the age of majority – more than one third of them younger than 15.
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PACE_Equality Jun 29
Empowering in the economy: debate on the report by about to start in plenary! You can find here the report debated:
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