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(25/11/2014) Campaign targets violence and discrimination against women and girls Amnesty International supporters worldwide today join the 16 Days against Gender Violence campaign to ... Europe must ratify the Istanbul Convention to fight violence against women Photo by Giuseppe Matese. Property of End FGM European Network. Europe must ratify the Istanbul Convention to fight violence against women Governments across Europe and the European Union (EU) must swiftly sign and ratify the Istanbul Convention, a new continent-wide tool to prevent and combat violence against women and girls as well as domestic violence, Amnesty International said as the treaty enters into force on 1 August. (23/04/2014) Half-way through, full respect for human rights is needed from the Greek ... (Brussels, 23 April 2014) Amnesty International’s mid-term review of Greece’s presidency of the European ... (25/04/2013) Ireland’s EU presidency half-hearted on human rights at half-way point Amnesty International’s mid-term review of Ireland’s presidency of the European Union, published today, ... (19/12/2012) EU to support UN call to end female genital mutilation European countries are expected to join the UN call for intensified efforts to end female genital mutilation ... (18/07/2012) Europe’s human rights at risk: Justice Commissioner must act Following the European Commission’s declaration that 2013 will be the year of Europe’s people and their ... (02/07/2012) Cyprus EU presidency must embrace human rights As Cyprus assumes the mantle of the European Union’s rotating six-month presidency, Amnesty International ... (23/05/2012) Amnesty International Annual Report 2012 Amnesty International Annual Report 2012: The State of the World’s Human Rights