Civil society reacts to unprofessional media reporting of gender based violence – Shoqëria civile reagon ndaj raportimit joprofesional në media të dhunës me bazë gjinore

The role of media in eradicating gender inequalities and especially gender-based violence is crucial. Not rarely media reinforces gender stereotypes, as well as directly or indirectly damages girls and women victims of gender based violence. This was the case of a TV Show on a national TV Channel in Albania, broadcasted on January 12, 2019, …

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National Action Plan for the Implementation of Resolution 1325 – Plani Kombëtar i Veprimit për Zbatimin e Rezolutës 1325

October 31, 2018 – National Action Plan for the Implementation of Resolution No.1325 of the United Nations Security Council: Agenda for women peace and security. – 31 tetor 2018 – Plani Kombëtar i Veprimit për Zbatimin e Rezolutës 1325 të Këshillit të Sigurisë së Kombeve të Bashkuara: Axhenda për Paqen dhe Sigurinë e Grave.

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CSSP News: Report highlights the importance of civil society networks for ending violence against women

A new research report on increasing the accessibility of civil society networks, especially for women from minority and disadvantaged groups, has been released by WAVE, under the EU–UN Women regional programme, ‘Implementing Norms, Changing Minds’. Produced as part of the Civil Society Strenghtening Platform to support the establishment and strengthening of regional platforms of civil …

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CSSP News: Upcoming informational webinar on importance of regional cooperation between women’s NGOs

On August 30th at 1 pm Vienna time, the WAVE office will be holding an information webinar regarding titled “CSSP: The importance of regional cooperation between women’s NGOs.” This webinar will shed light on the importance of regional cooperation between women’s NGOs, by sharing the positive example from the Western Balkan countries and Turkey. The …

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Harmonization of country legislation with the Istanbul Convention – Harmonizimi i legjislacionit vendas me Konventën e Stambollit

In Albania, the current situation of domestic violence continues to be problematic, figures are alarming considering that the level of reporting violence is still low and the real incidence is very high. Year after year we see an increase in the number of denouncements, thanks to the great information and awareness work that has been …

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CSSP News: Regional partners & women’s organisations network at Sarajevo training

From 6 – 7 June 2018, the third training for the Civil Society Strengthening Platform (CSSP) was conducted at Hotel Sarajevo, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina. The training was organised by WAVE together with regional partner from Bosnia and Herzegovina, Foundation United Women Banja Luka. A total of 30 participants representing civil society organisations from Bosnia …

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May 09th-10th, 2018 – Boosting Response against Gender Based Violence in Albania – 09 – 10 Maj 2018 – Fuqizimi i reagimit kundër dhunës me bazë gjinore në Shqipëri

Institutional Referral Mechanisms Against Violence in Family, from 12 Municipalities in Albania, exchange experiences and discuss about possibilities of strengthening cooperation to assist victims of domestic violence. This two – day exchange visit in Korca was coordinated by AWEN Network and Woman to Woman, with the financial support of the Swedish Government.

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