Sex Violence-Council of Europe

Politics, Women

Sex Violence-Council of Europe

Gender based crimes - sexual violence in conflict and domestic environment - is now part of the global legal/judicial fabric from the ICTY ("Yugoslav Tribunal") to the International Criminal Court and now to the Council of Europe.

Different regions, venues influence the confluence and judicial flow of such legal evolution. The Council of Europe is one of the more forward leaning and impactful institutions. In this film report, a perspective of how the Council's new set of obligations is affecting the domestic law of member states and beyond.


Language: English

Year of Production: 2011

Length: 4:30 mins

Country: France


  • Muhamed Sacirbey (Council of Europe)


  • Susan Sacirbey (Council of Europe)