This conference was co-organised by the North-South Centre of the Council of Europe and the Moroccan Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation, in partnership with the Parliamentary Assembly and the Equality Division of the Council of Europe.
A side event on «Preventing and combating violence against women» took place on 18 June 2014. This special working session on the prevention and fight against violence against women was organised in order to present in detail the Council of Europe’s Istanbul Convention, its process of adoption and its entry into force. The session was organised in joint cooperation with the South Programme, the Gender Equality Commission and the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe. The session was funded in the framework of the joint agreement signed with the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
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