Amnesty International publishes policy and research on protection of ’issued women rights

Found by Alexia Tsouni  The electronic newspaper « Το Μωβ » does not consider the prostitution of a profession,but violence against women .Agrees to the protection of extradited women or persons , but not to its recognition as a profession . If a customer is bad you need to manage it yourself to the end. …

Gender-based violence costs the EU €366 billion a year

Proposed by Sissy Vovou The European Institute for Gender Equality (EIGE) has estimated that the cost of gender-based violence across the EU is €366 billion a year. Violence against women makes up 79 % of this cost, amounting to €289 billion. “Human life, pain and suffering do not have a price. However, knowing the cost …

A Transnational Response to the Attacks on the Istanbul Convention

by E.A.S.T. (Essential Autonomous Struggles Transnational) On April 11th, EAST members, women and LGBTQIA+ people from Turkey, Poland, Greece, Italy, Bulgaria, Romania, […], drawing from Turkey’s withdrawal from the Istanbul Convention, gathered together in a public assembly. This assembly was called to organise transnationally in our fight for women’s and LGBTQIA+ people’s freedom.   Erdogan’s overnight …

Misogyny: Women ‘should be protected’ under hate crime laws

Sent by Sissy Vovoy Women should be protected under expanded hate crime laws, according to a new report from the Law Commission. The independent body that advises government said misogyny should be treated in the same way as other discrimination when it is the motivation for a crime. Campaigners welcomed the proposal, including Labour MP …