CoE and Cyprus organise event on sexist hate speech

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The Council of Europe, in cooperation with the Permanent Representations of Cyprus, Bulgaria, Belgium, Andorra and Lichtenstein, has organised in the UN headquarters an event entitled “Sexist Hate Speech: A violation of women’s human rights” in the framework of the 6st Assembly of the Committee for the Status of Women.

According to an official press release, sexist hate speech is a sort of violence against women and girls which further worsens gender inequality and has serious repercussions on their health.

Participants at the event discussed about the causes and types of sexist hate speech, its...


CoE and Cyprus organise event on sexist hate speech


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