European Network of Policewomen

ECOSOC Status: Special Consultative
Type: NGO working on Crime
Address: Postbus 1102, NL-3800 BC Amersfoort
Country: Netherlands
Region: Europe
Website: http://www.enp.nl/
UN Languages: English
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Areas:
  • Education
  • Prevention
Short description:
By working in partnership with colleagues from Police and/or Law Enforcement organisations in its member countries, ENP strives to facilitate positive changes in regard to Gender Mainstreaming, the Management of Diversity as well as optimising the position of women.


-Aims:
To raise the awareness and understanding of issues affecting women within the European Police Services;
To facilitate and contribute towards discussions on issues of concern to both male and female police officers;
To provide wherever possible the female perspective;
To stimulate and to deliver a contribution towards equal representation of men and women within every layer of the police organisation;
To exchange best practice within the police and/or law enforcement organisation on current issues, new approaches, initiatives and measurements;
To contribute to the continuous professional developments of all its members;
To support and assist the establishment of new national networks;
To deliver specific support (custom-made) towards each associated country;
To function as an European Expertise Centre in the field of Gender Mainstreaming, Management of Diversity and Equality issues;
To Stimulate and synchronise the co-operation between various police organisation as well as all relevant networks within Europe in the working field of Gender Mainstreaming, Management of Diversity and Equality issues;
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