gender-sensitive mediation

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Definition

Methods of resolving disputes through a means other than judicial decisions, which may better serve women seeking justice, in particular by providing more flexibility, decreasing costs and delays, and ensuring that victims are not subjected to secondary victimisation.

See also: gender-sensitive; victim

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Source(s)

(1) Council of Europe (2011). Convention on Preventing and Combating Violence against Women and Domestic Violence and its Explanatory Memorandum. Council of Europe Treaty Series No 210; (2) EIGE experts.

URI: https://eige.europa.eu/taxonomy/term/1216