Urgent measures are not followed by court processes / Hitne mere nisu praćene sudskim procesima

10th of April, 2019: At the monthly level, in Serbia, 1572 prohibition of contact and approaching the victim is exempted on average, 689 exits from the apartment, and 663 persons receive both urgent measures, of which 90% are men – Results are of the Independent Monitoring of the Law on Prevention of Domestic Violence for …

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Women victims of violence are not recognized as a specific social category and there are no specialized services only for them

March 25th, 2019: Аt the third meeting of the Network of Women in Southwest Serbia, the results of mapping social services for women victims of violence in the municipalities of Prijepolje and Tutin and the cities of Uzice, Kraljevo and Novi Pazar were presented.

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Final observation of the UN Committee for the Elimination of Discrimination against Women in Serbia

10th of March, 2019: The United Nations Committee on the Elimination of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW) sent Serbia concluding observations pointing to a number of problems and omissions in the implementation of this binding international treaty. Coalition of organizations – Autonomous Women’s Center, ASTRA and Women in Black, expresses satisfaction with the content of Concluding …

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The meeting of representatives of the GREVIO Group and NGOs from Serbia / Održan sastanak predstavnika GREVIO grupe i NVO

25th of February, 2019: Consultative roundtable was held in Belgrade between GREVIO Expert Group of the Council of Europe and specialized expert associations working in Serbia on the prevention of violence against women and providing services to women who survived the violence.

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Marija Petronijević and Women’s Network of Southwest Serbia submitted a report to GREVIO about the implementation of 3 chapters of the IC

19th of February 2019: The report was prepared by Marija Petronijevic, program director of the Fenomena Association, which coordinates the work of the Women’s Network of Southwest Serbia at the invitation of the GREVIO Group, and the report included an analysis of the implementation of the second, third and fourth chapters of the Convention.

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Association Fenomena was granted a license to provide SOS phone service for women victims of violence/Udruženje Fenomena dobilo licencu za pružanje usluge SOS telefona za žene žrtve nasilja

February 1st, 2019: The Fenomena Association from Kraljevo was given a five-year license to provide SOS telephone for women who survived domestic violence and thus became the only association in central Serbia that has a licensed social protection service for women survivors of family violence. The phone number 0800 / 350-036 is free of charge …

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