B&H: Stronger Women with Disabilities within Women’s Movement/BiH: Snažnije žene sa invaliditetom u ženskom pokretu

04 June 2019 – During the joint training held from 31 May to 2 June 2019 in Kozarska Dubica, women with disabilities and women members women’s civil society organizations in five local communities in the Republika Srpska defined joint activities that could be implemented toward increasing visibility of women with disabilities within women’s movement of …

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The provisions of international conventions on women’s rights are not adequately implemented

24th of May, 2019: At a conference about the implementation of the Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women, it was said that compared to the previous report, Serbia had made some progress in improving the position of women, but there were numerous complaints about the inadequate application of existing laws …

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Legalization of the surrogate motherhood is the legalization of the exploitation of women and trafficking in children

27th of May, 2019: On the occasion of the announcement of the new pre-draft of the Civil Code, which will legalize the surrogate motherhood, the Autonomous Women’s Center warns the public and state institutions, as well as the members and members of the commission for the drafting of this document, that the legalization of the …

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B&H: Women’s Advisory Board Established/BiH: Uspostavljen ženski savjetodavni odbor

31 May 2019 – Nada Golubović, President of the Management Board of the Foundation United Women has been appointed as a member of Women’s Advisory Board that held its first session in Sarajevo, B&H on 29 May, 2019. Women’s Advisory Board is the joint initiative of Kvinna till Kvinna Foundation from Sweden, SIDA, and Delegation …

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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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May 24, 2019 – Launching of the new national survey on Violence against Women and Girls: Albania now has a more comprehensive view on GBV

After the first National Surveys (2007, 2013) on Domestic Violence in Albania, INSTAT – Albanian Institute of Statistics launched today a new national survey conducted during 2018, which for the first time introduces new extended data on the nature and extent of other forms of violence, such as violence in intimate relationships, non-partner violence, sexual …

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