Michaela Svatošová

Michaela lives in Prague, Czech Republic, works as a project coordinator at Gender Studies, her main focus is gender and ICT and digital violence.

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The Istanbul Convention brings the most complex view on the issue of violence against women

Posted Tue 14 Jul 2015 - 09:17 | 6,985 views
The Istanbul Convention is a legal document that was presented by the Council of Europe in 2011. The convention on preventing and combating violence against women and domestic violence came into force in 2014 and was ratified by 18 member states and signed by 19 thus far. However EU countries such as the Czech Republic, Bulgaria and Ireland are still not on the list. The Czech government argues...