Saying No to Intimate Partner Violence in Adolescence

  “Saying No to Intimate Partner Violence in adolescence”, is one of the projects implemented in Albania by the Gender Alliance for Development Center (GADC) and funded by the Austrian Development Agency, during 2019. This initiative aims to combat intimate partner violence in adolescence, as well as to help young boys and girls understands the …

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CSSP News: Mapping on sexual violence services in the Western Balkans and Turkey Executive summary is now published!

December 9th, 2019 – The ‘Mapping on sexual violence services in the Western Balkans and Turkey’ Executive summary aims at providing an overview of the services specifically supporting victims of sexual violence in Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo, Montenegro, North Macedonia, Serbia and Turkey. International legislation calls for adequate support services for victims of sexual …

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CSSP News: Comprehensive report on advancing the Istanbul Convention implementation: The role of women’s NGOs and networks in the Western Balkans & Turkey is now published!

The comprehensive report ‘Advancing the Istanbul Convention implementation: The role of women’s NGOs and networks in the Western Balkans and Turkey’, was prepared by CSSP partner, Albanian Women Empowerment Network (AWEN).This comprehensive report offers an overview of the current situation regarding the IC implementation in the Westerns Balkans and Turkey (WBT), focusing on well implemented …

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CSSP News: Premier of partner video “Collaborating towards an effective implementation of the Istanbul Convention”

CSSP partners have successfully cooperated since 2017 to contribute to the effective implementation of the Istanbul Convention in their region. As one of the last collaborations of the project, they created a video to illustrate the effectiveness of their cooperation.

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CSSP News: Final project meeting takes place in Albania

The final partners’ meeting ‘Implementing norms, changing minds. Civil Society Strengthening Platform: A two-year partnership’ was held in Tirana, Albania, from the 11-12 of September. 28 participants from all seven partner countries as well as policy makers (representatives from the Albanian Ministry of Health and Social Protection, Albanian Ombudsman, Albanian Parliament, Albanian State Police) and …

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Albania: First steps towards an integrated law against gender based violence based on IC standards and measures! Shqipëri: Hidhen hapat e parë për një ligj të integruar kundër dhunës ndaj vajzave e grave!

Numerous national and international actors working on issues of gender equality and gender-based violence in Albania came together on 25 June 2019, at a consultation table about the efforts to prepare an integrated law on violence against girls and women. The participants discussed the need for drafting this law, based also on the Istanbul Convention’s …

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CSSP News: Positive messaging campaign on the Istanbul Convention launches

May 27th, 2019 – Today, the CSSP positive messaging campaign on the Istanbul Convention launches in the Western Balkans and Turkey. From May 27 – 31st, nine important articles from the Istanbul Convention will be presented and discussed on WAVE and CSSP partner’s social media accounts. The campaign was organized by Serbian CSSP partner Fenomena …

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