Sara De Vido

@saradevido

About/Bio

Sara De Vido is associate professor of international law at Ca' Foscari University of Venice, Italy, and affiliate member of the Manchester International Law Centre, UK. Her latest book is Violence against women's health in international law, MUP, 2020; she co-edited in 2021 a EELN report on criminalisation of gender-based violence against women in European States.

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A first insight into the EU proposal for a Directive on countering violence against women and domestic violence

On 8. March 2022, the European Commission launched the long-awaited proposal for a Directive on combating violence against women and domestic violence (the EU proposal or draft Directive). The proposal overtly declares to fill a gap in EU law, where there is no act specifically addressing VAW and DV (several instruments respond to specific aspects, such as…

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