916th meeting – 23 February 2005
Steering Committee for Equality between Women and Men (CDEG) –
Abridged report of the 31st meeting (Strasbourg, 24-26 November 2004)
1. approved the specific terms of reference of the Group of Specialists on the Role of Women and Men in Conflict Prevention and Resolution and in Peace building (EG-S-CP) as they appear at Appendix 4 to the present volume of Decisions;
2. approved the specific terms of reference of the Group of Specialists on Gender Equality Standards and Mechanisms (EG-S-SM) as they appear at Appendix 5 to the present volume of Decisions;
3. took note of the Steering Committee for Equality between Women and Men's (CDEG) comments on Parliamentary Assembly Recommendations 1663 (2004) on domestic slavery: servitude, au pairs and “mail-order brides”; 1665 (2004) on conflict prevention and resolution: the role of women; 1675 (2004) on a European strategy for the promotion of sexual and reproductive health and rights; 1676 (2004) on women's participation in elections and 1681 (2004) on the campaign to combat domestic violence against women in Europe, as they appear at Appendix IV to CM(2004)228;
4. taking account of decisions 1 to 3 above, took note of the abridged report of the 31st meeting of the CDEG as a whole, as it appears in document CM(2004)228.