Resources

On this page, you will find a list of different resources such as fact sheets, brochures, leaflets, reports and useful links. These resources are relevant for network members, European stakeholders, NGOs and civil society working on preventing and combatting gender-based and domestic violence in Europe.

Here you will find: 

Guidance and recommendations

General recommendation (GREVIO)

The Council of Europe’s Group of Experts on Action against Violence against Women and Domestic Violence (GREVIO) defines and outlines the problem, and provides practical guidance on how to combat online and technology-facilitated violence effectively in its first General Recommendation (2021).

Read: GREVIO General Recommendation No. 1 on the digital dimension
of violence against women 

Good guidance report

This Good Practice Guidance on Integrated Policies is funded by the EEA and Norway Grants. The guidance is part of a bilateral cooperation between Romania and Norway, in collaboration with Portugal, in the context of the Romanian EU presidency in 2019.

Read: Good practice guidance on integrated policies against gender-based and domestic violence  

Fact sheets and brochures

Factsheets on ECtHR case-law on Gender-based Violence against Women

The CoE European Court of Human Rights Press Service compiles factsheets by theme on the Court’s case-law and pending cases. The factsheets on Gender Equality and Violence against women were updated through April 2021 and can be found below, together with the factsheet on Domestic violence from November 2020: 

Domestic and gender-based violence 2014-2021 — Factsheet

Factsheet on the EEA and Norway Grants support to countering domestic and gender-based violence in the 2014-2021 funding period.

Read: Domestic and gender-based violence 2014-2021 — Factsheet (pdf) 

Brochure: Towards a Europe free from violence against women and girls

Background: This leaflet was made by Kilden genderresearch.no in 2019 as part of a bilateral project between Romania and Norway in collaboration with Portugal.

Read: Towards a Europe free from violence against women and girls (pdf)

Infographics and Brochure: The Four Pillars of the Istanbul Convention.

Council of Europe Convention on preventing and combating violence against women and domestic violence.

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Leaflets 

General leaflet on the Istanbul Convention

Read: Council of Europe Convention on preventing and combating violence against women and domestic violence 

Leaflet: Questions and answers on the Istanbul Convention

Read: The Council of Europe Convention on Preventing and Combating Violence against Women and Domestic Violence: Questions and answers

Other publications and reports

EEA and Norway Grants 2014-2021 – Blue Book: Domestic and Gender-based Violence Blue Book

The EEA and Norway Grants 2014-2021 – Blue Book: An overview of supported programme areas is a comprehensive introduction to the 2014-2021 funding period of the EEA and Norway Grants. 

This excerpt from the blue book presents programme area 22, Domestic and gender-based violence.

Read: EEA and Norway Grants 2014-2021 – Blue Book: Domestic and Gender-based Violence Blue Book

Read: The EEA and Norway Grants 2014-2021 – Blue Book: An overview of supported programme areas 

Read more about the EEA and Norway Grants here

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