Posts tagged as improvements

In dialogue with Lithuania, Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women calls for the improvements to gender equality legislation

Saturday, November 2, 2019

The Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination against Women today considered the sixth periodic report of Lithuania on how it implements the provisions of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women.  Experts urged the State party to fully implement the Istanbul Convention, and seize this opportunity to improve legislation on gender equality.  Committee Experts said the adherence to the Convention was not fully used to…

Government’s action plan provides for a number of systemic improvements

Wednesday, April 24, 2019

The government’s action plan provides for a number of systemic improvements, Prime Minister Krisjanis Karins (New Unity) said today while reporting on the first 100 days of his government. The prime minister said that his government has defined several priorities, which include fixing Latvia’s financial sector, reforming the health and education sectors and carrying out the administrative-territorial reform, among others. “In this short period of time we have been working…