Raising awareness of violence against women: Article 13 of the Istanbul Convention (2016)
Article 13 – Awareness-raising
1. Parties shall promote or conduct, on a regular basis and at all levels, awareness-raising campaigns or programmes, including in co-operation with national human rights institutions and equality bodies, civil society and non-governmental organisations, especially women’s organisations, where appropriate, to increase awareness and understanding among the general public of the diferent manifestations of all forms of violence covered by the scope of this Convention, their consequences on children and the need to prevent such violence.
2. Parties shall ensure the wide dissemination among the general public of information on measures available to prevent acts of violence covered by the scope of this Convention.
THE SCOPE OF ARTICLE 13
THE ROLE OF AWARENESS-RAISING IN PREVENTION
What we know about awareness-raising and prevention
DESIGNING AND IMPLEMENTING AWARENESS-RAISING CAMPAIGNS OR PROGRAMMES
Choosing messages and audiences
Means and media to convey the message
CHECKLIST FOR AWARENESS-RAISING CAMPAIGNS
Awareness-raising campaigns and initiatives in Europe
Communication guidelines on violence against women