European Network of Policewomen

ECOSOC Status: Special Consultative
Type: NGO working on Crime
Address: Postbus 1102, NL-3800 BC Amersfoort
Country: Netherlands
Region: Europe
UN Languages: English
Other languages:
  • 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.

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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