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France - femicide

Femicide: The murders giving Europe a wake-up call | BBC

07/09/2019News
After the disfigured body of a woman was found in the south of France on September 1st, the French government announced a raft of measures to protect women from domestic violence. French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe announced €5m (£4.5m) to help fight femicide. The picture...
Europe - femicide

Femicide and Feminicide in Europe. Gender-Motivated Killings of Women as a Result of Intimate Partner Violence | UNSRVAW

12/10/2011Studies, Analyses, Reports
This paper was prepared for the United Nations (UN) Expert Group Meeting on gendermotivated killings, which took place on 12 October 2011, in New York, U.S.A. The Meeting was organized by the UN Special Rapporteur on Violence against Women (VAW), its causes and consequences, Ms....

Femicide in Europe is a Widespread Issue | European Data Journalism Network

28/11/2017Studies, Analyses, Reports
Regardless of the law, cases of femicide still fill the news: this worrying subject continues to arouse the interest of the media and international institutions, including those of Europe.

Administrative data collection on rape, femicide and intimate partner violence in EU Member States | EIGE

03/05/2017Studies, Analyses, Reports
Assessment of data collection efforts of European countries including major gaps.
Global - VAW

Comparison of The Istanbul Convention and the CEDAW Framework | Council of Europe

01/01/2018Policies, Guidelines, Jurisprudence
A comparison of key measures to prevent and combat violence against women.
Europe - femicide

The European Homicide Monitor | COST Action

01/03/2016Studies, Analyses, Reports
How does it work and how may it benefit the  understanding of femicide cases? Presentation by Dr Marieke Liem, Institute of Security and Global Affairs, Leiden University