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Policies and Guidelines

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Policies and Guidelines

Handbook for Legislation on Violence Against Women

The Handbook serves as a useful tool in supporting efforts to provide justice, support, protection and remedies to victims and to hold perpetrators accountable. It first outlines the international and regional legal and policy frameworks.
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Mar 26, 2012
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Protocolo de Actuación en la Investigación del Delito de Homicidio desde la Perspectiva del Feminicidio | Mexico

This normative frameworks is particularly important in the context of Mariana Lima’s case, which happened in the State of Mexico. It serves as a practical tool for public and civil servants to sucessfully implement a gender perspective in the investigatio
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Feb 9, 2009
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Mexico

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Follow-up Mechanism to the Belém do Pará Convention (MESECVI)

MESECVI is a systematic and permanent multilateral evaluation methodology that is based on exchange and technical cooperation between the States Party to the Convention and a Committee of Experts.
publication date: 
Feb 9, 2004

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Report on Mexico Produced by the Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women under article 8 of the Optional Protocol to the Convention, and Reply from the Government of Mexico

In this report the Committee decided to make public its findings and recommendations regarding the abduction, rape and murder of women in the Ciudad Juárez, Mexico, as well as the observations received from the Government of Mexico thereon.
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Jan 27, 2005
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Mexico
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CEDAW General Recommendation No. 35 on Gender-based Violence Against Women

25 years after recommendation No.19 on VAW, this document complements and updates the guidance to States parties and elaborates on the gender-based nature of this form of violence.
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Jul 14, 2017
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New Resolution on Combating Sexual Harassment and Abuse in the EU | European Parliament

The European Parliament recently released a new resolution to target sexual harassment and abuse: "the EU strongly condemns all forms of sexual violence and physical or psychological harassment and deplores the fact that these acts are easily tolerated".
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Dec 5, 2017
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2016 Reader: Combating violence against women in the OSCE region | OSCE

A reader on the situation in the region, good practices and the way forward
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Nov 1, 2016
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Bosnia and Herzegovina
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Essential Services Package for Women and Girls Subject to Violence | UNODC, UNFPA, UN Women, UNDP, WHO

provides concrete guidance for health, social, police and justice services, as well as to overall governance and coordination, based on internationally agreed standards.
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Jun 30, 2017
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Austria: First country report about Istanbul Convention implementation (GREVIO)

Monaco and Austria were the first countries to be evaluated by GREVIO expert team
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Jan 1, 2016
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Austria
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Recommendations for Action against Gender-related Killing of Women and Girls

This booklet aims to raise awareness among criminal justice practitioners, policy and decision makers, as well as United Nations staff and civil society.
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Sep 18, 2015
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La Regulación del Delito de Femicidio/Feminicidio en América Latina y el Caribe

This publication seeks to contribute to the existent legislation and the specialized institutions in the investigation and prosecution of the murder of women in Latin America.
publication date: 
Jan 1, 2013
countries: 
Chile
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Latin American Model Protocol for the Investigation of Gender-related Killings of Women (femicide/feminicide)

This protocol is a practical tool, designed to be applied by the people responsible for carrying out the investigation and prosecution of these acts.
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Nov 1, 2014
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The main objective of this document is to offer guidance and lines of action to improve the practice of those working in the justice system, forensic experts, and other specialized persons, including those acting in relation to the crime scene, the forensic laboratory, the interrogation of witnesses and suspects, the case analysis, the formulation of the indictment, or before the court.

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