Women Against Violence Europe

Feminist network promoting human rights of women and children


Below you will find the WAVE's Position Papers, which have been worked out together with the WAVE Focal Points. And WAVE is often invited to provide a statement and to participate actively in conferences and committees to represent the grassroot experience of women's NGOs.

The cooperation between WAVE and European and international institutions grows stronger: WAVE is often referred to by these organizations. For easy-to-use information to report on VAW in different media you can find below WAVE statements and position papers.


WAVE Position Paper_CSW2013

WAVE Position Paper_CSW2013_Statistics

Inter-dependency of poverty and experience of DV and migrant women

The Right of Children to Live a Life Free from Violence

Perpetrator programmes

WAVE Contribution to the Consultation of the European Commission (Directorate-General Justice, Freedom and Security) on an EU strategy to combat violence against women