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22. 10. 2020
"The first marches in September were safe. But the police started to be aggressive and arrest women. Even more vulnerable groups started to march, to show that they want to stop the violence," says Alena Aharelysheva. More...
1. 10. 2020
The EWL’s publication “Purple Pact: A feminist approach to the economy”, the result of the EWL feminist economics working group, provides analysis and recommendations to rethink the current macro-economic system. More...
24. 8. 2020
Despite all the efforts and progress, there’s an on-going backlash against the Istanbul Convention in number of countries who are threatening to rescind their ratification and dismantle all that’s been done by the women’s organizations. More...
18. 8. 2020
Women from the Czech Women´s Lobby met with its two member organizations SIMI and Roma women group Manushe from Slovo21 for a joined outdoor picnic at the Kotlaska community centre on 12th August.  More...
28. 7. 2020
The EWL has expressed its concern and dismay over Poland’s initiative to withdraw from the Council of Europe Convention on preventing and combating violence against women and domestic violence. More...
24. 7. 2020
Czech Women Lobby submitted recommendations based on gendered impact of Covid-19 to the Government of the Czech Republic More...
17. 7. 2020
The EWL thanked the three countries which will be holding the Presidency of the European Council for setting out an ambitious commitments and emphasis put on gender equality set forth in their priorities the next 18-months. More...
1. 7. 2020
In the emergency state, Czech Women’s Lobby, an umbrella organisation of almost 40 women’s rights organisations, continued its everyday activities focused on improving the conditions of women in society. More...