Press releases

26. 11. 2018
„Be physicians who respect the body, experience, history of others. Treat with women who give birth with honour and respect. “Those are some of the wishes women aim at Czech obstetricians. More...
8. 11. 2018
The Czech Republic – along with most Council of Europe member states – has signed on to the “Istanbul Convention”, which aims at preventing and combating violence against women and domestic violence More...
6. 11. 2018
The human rights movement Amnesty International Czech Republic and the Czech Women’s Lobby, a network of organizations defending women’s rights, will today put in the hands of Helena Válková More...
24. 9. 2018
In spite of the declared support of breastfeeding, the number of fully breastfed infants when leaving maternity hospitals is decreasing on a long basis. More...
18. 9. 2018
Since the 1st of September 2018, the so-called place guarantee for three years old children is valid in the Czech Republic. However More...
6. 8. 2018
Within the two-year parliamentary term, the chairwoman of the Czech Women’s Lobby Jana Smiggles Kavková from the member organization Forum 50% was replaced by Eliška Kodyšová, the director of the APERIO – Healthy Parenting Association.  More...
19. 6. 2018
On the occasion of the International Day of Equality of Women and Men, the Social Watch Czech Republic and the Czech Women's Lobby are calling on the political representation to More...
18. 6. 2018
On the occasion of the forthcoming International Day of Gender Equality, the Embassy of Canada in cooperation with the Czech Women's Lobby and the Forum 50% organized a debate on the representation of women in Czech politics. More...
9. 5. 2018
The Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs announced its plan to move the CZK 1.8 billion, allocated by the Operational programme Employment to support of the equality of women and men in the labor market, to other areas. More...