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7. 3. 2017
Czech women are two times more likely to fall into poverty than men. This gap is particularly pronounced among the elderly and single-parent families, notes the Czech branch of the Social Watch network in its report published on the IWD More...
11. 4. 2016
Czech Women´s Lobby sent and open letter to the prime minister of the Republic of Poland with concerns about the proposal to adopt a complete ban on abortions in Poland.  More...
18. 1. 2016
The Czech Women’s Lobby (CWL), submits Shadow report with regard to the consideration of the Sixth Periodic Report submitted by the Czech Republic to CEDAW and is going to present its results at the 63. session of CEDAW. More...
25. 11. 2015
Refugees are facing sexual assault as they traverse central and western Europe — but aid agencies claim this “is definitely not the problem.” Jina Moore reports from Germany, Serbia, and Croatia. More...
25. 11. 2015
European women´s lobby point out current situation of female refugees who are fleeing war-torn regions. Unfortunately instead of support and relief they are more often becoming victims of violence by those who are supposed to help.  More...
25. 11. 2015
The Rojavan revolution came to the world's attention largely through the heroic resistance by the fighters of the People's Protection Units (YPG) and Women's Protection Units (YPJ) in defeating an Islamic State group siege on the Rojava More...
12. 10. 2015
Member Organizations of European Women´s Lobby sent an open letter to state representatives of European Council on the Migration and asylum crisis topic. The meeting will take place on the 15. - 16. of October.  More...
9. 10. 2015
Disadvantaged children should attend "normal" schools, people should not live in residential hotels in ghettos but in normal apartments, women should be paid the same as men and more must be done to protect women from violence. More...