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30. 3. 2017
The situation in the Czech Republic remains a concern. Involuntarily sterilised women have not been compensated yet, and there is nothing indicating a shift in this matter.  More...
21. 3. 2017
During the first week of the 61st session of the UN Commission on the Status of Women #csw61, the Swedish Women’s Lobby was given the opportunity to speak during an intergovernmental session. More...
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...
29. 9. 2016
On Monday September 26th, 2016, a protest was held in front of the Polish embassy against the developments concerning abortion laws in Poland and in support of reproductive rights of Polish women. More...
19. 9. 2016
The government should not cover only the costs of legal aid offices, trade unions and non-governmental non-profit organizations should be also included as well.  More...
10. 9. 2016
As of September 1st, the Czech Women’s Lobby is implementing a project called “Professionalization and development of the Czech Women’s Lobby”. More...
19. 5. 2016
On May 4th, 2016, the Czech president vetoed the amendment to the education law that establishes a right to a place in preschool for children from the age of 3, as well as children from the age of 2 as of 2020.  More...
5. 5. 2016
On Monday May 2nd, 2016, the Czech Republic singed the Istanbul Convention.  More...