Promising practices of establishing and providing specialist support services for women experiencing sexual violence. A legal and practical overview for women’s NGOs and policy makers in the Western Balkans and Turkey

The policy paper and its executive summary,  Promising practices of establishing and providing specialist support services for women experiencing sexual violence. A legal and practical overview for women’s NGOs and policy makers in the Western Balkans and Turkey, aims to serve national policy makers and women’s NGOs in the Western Balkans and Turkey as a …

Read more Promising practices of establishing and providing specialist support services for women experiencing sexual violence. A legal and practical overview for women’s NGOs and policy makers in the Western Balkans and Turkey

At the fifth March for Women’s Rights, the activists reminded – A state that does not act is a state that rapes/ 08.03.2021: На петтиот Марш за женски права активистките потсетија – Држава што не постапува е држава што силува

Hundreds of activists gathered today in front of the Ministry of Interior (MOI) on the occasion of the International Women’s Day, marking the beginning of the fifth March for Women’s Rights, organized by the Platform for Gender Equality and women’s rights activists. Chanting “A state that does not act is a state that rapes”, the …

Read more At the fifth March for Women’s Rights, the activists reminded – A state that does not act is a state that rapes/ 08.03.2021: На петтиот Марш за женски права активистките потсетија – Држава што не постапува е држава што силува

Capacity-Building Training 2021

The two-day CSSP Capacity Building Training,  “Strengthening the capacities of women’s CSOs and national stakeholders for policy advocacy, knowledge-based expansion and partnership facilitation on sexual violence in the Western Balkans and Turkey” was organized by the Civil Society Strengthening Platform (CSSP) to promote good practice standards in supporting victims of sexual violence, amongst women’s specialist …

Read more Capacity-Building Training 2021

Local women’s organizations advocate for the establishment of reintegration services for women victims of domestic violence/ Локалните женски организации застапуваат за воспоставување на сервиси за реинтеграција на жени жртви на семејно насилство

During 2021, continuing the work from the past 2 years, the National Network to end Violence against Women and Domestic Violence, together with 6 women civil society organizations from the region, continues to work intensively on the establishment of services for reintegration of women victims of violence and domestic violence in local level. Within the …

Read more Local women’s organizations advocate for the establishment of reintegration services for women victims of domestic violence/ Локалните женски организации застапуваат за воспоставување на сервиси за реинтеграција на жени жртви на семејно насилство

Scandalous attitude of the Public Prosecutor’s Office regarding the criminal acts from the “Public Room”/ Скандалозен однос на Јавното обвинителство кон кривичните дела од „Јавна соба“

The Gender Equality Platform expresses its great disappointment with the ignorant attitude of the competent institutions regarding the “Public Room” case. We are calling on the Public Prosecutor’s Office to immediately and thoroughly clarify the case “Public Room”, which represents a crime in which many women are victims of gender-based violence. One year after the …

Read more Scandalous attitude of the Public Prosecutor’s Office regarding the criminal acts from the “Public Room”/ Скандалозен однос на Јавното обвинителство кон кривичните дела од „Јавна соба“

Submission to the UN SRVAW thematic report on rape as a serious and systematic violation of human rights and gender-based violence against women/ Поднесок за тематски извештај на UN SRVAW за силувањето како сериозно и систематско кршење на човековите права и родово засновано насилство врз жените

The National Network to end Violence Against Women and Domestic Violence sent a report to the UN Special Rapporteur on violence against women, its causes and consequences, Ms. Dubravka Šimonović, which will be part of a thematic report to be presented to the Human Rights Council. At the UN in June 2021, will address the …

Read more Submission to the UN SRVAW thematic report on rape as a serious and systematic violation of human rights and gender-based violence against women/ Поднесок за тематски извештај на UN SRVAW за силувањето како сериозно и систематско кршење на човековите права и родово засновано насилство врз жените

Gender Analysis of the Work Program of the Government of the Republic of North Macedonia/ Родова Анализа на Програмата за работа на Владата на Република Северна Македонија

The analysis provides an overview of whether and to what extent the Government Work Program for 2020-2024 includes the gender aspect in the activities planned for the next 4 years. In order to better understand the context of gender equality and the political will to promote gender equality, the analysis considers the election programs of …

Read more Gender Analysis of the Work Program of the Government of the Republic of North Macedonia/ Родова Анализа на Програмата за работа на Владата на Република Северна Македонија