Central Asia - Study visit on women’s rights
18/06/2012 - 20/06/2012
Council of Europe, Strasbourg - A study visit to the Council of Europe on "The Council of Europe standards and recent developments related to the case law of the European Court of Human Rights on women's rights" will take place on 18-20 June 2012. It is aimed at judges, prosecutors, defence lawyers as well as NGO members from the five Central Asian states: Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tadjikistan, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan.
The participants will be able to follow closely on the work of the Venice Commission and other bodies and services of the Council of Europe in the field of women's rights.
This activity is organised in the framework of a joint project "Equal before law: Access to Justice for vulnerable groups" funded by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Finland and implemented by the Venice Commission of the Council of Europe.