President of the Municipal Assembly of Niksic, visited the SOS shelter for women and children victims of violence/ Predsjednik Skupštine opštine Nikšić posjetio SOS sklonište

On the occasion of the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, Nemanja Vukovic, President of the Municipal Assembly of Niksic, visited the SOS shelter for women and children victims of violence. Natasa Medjedovic, the executive coordinator of the SOS hotline Niksic, pointed out that our shelter is among the best in Europe, …

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The importance of services within the social welfare system which rehabilitate and reintegrate women survivors of violence in the Republic of Albania

Gender Alliance for Development Center (GADC) and the Albanian Women’s Empowerment Network (AWEN) organized on 2 June 2021 the activity “Rehabilitation and reintegration services within the social welfare system in the Republic of Albania for women survivors of violence”. Below you will find the newsletter of this activity, prepared within the project “Institutionalizing Quality Rehabilitation …

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BiH: Improving Status of Victims of Crime in line with EU Standards/BiH: Unapređenje položaja žrtava krivičnih djela u skladu sa EU standardima

5 November 2021 – United Women Foundation from Banja Luka, Bosnia and Herzegovina is leading the advocacy process for harmonization of the criminal legislation of the Republika Srpska with the international standards, namely Directive 2012/29/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council of 25 October 2012 on Establishing Minimum Standards on the Rights, Support, …

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GREVIO conducts evaluation visit to Bosnia and Herzegovina/GREVIO u evaluacijskoj posjeti Bosni i Hercegovini

26 October 2021 – Delegation of the GREVIO Expert Group that monitors implementation of the Council of Europe Convention on Prevention and Combating Violence against Women and Domestic Violence (Istanbul Convention) are in the first evaluation visit to the Bosnia and Herzegovina. Meetings with the women and men representatives of the authorized ministries, public institutions, …

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Meeting with service providers to discuss the importance of setting up crisis centers/Takim me ofrues shërbimi për të diskutuar rreth rendësisë së ngritjes së qendrave të emergjencës

Meeting with service providers to discuss the importance of setting up crisis centers                              15 October 2021, Vlora – Albanian Women’s Empowerment Network (AWEN), in cooperation with “Vatra” Center, a member organization of the network, held a meeting on October 15 with …

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BiH: Campaign against Sexual Harassment and Violence against Women and Girls/BiH: Kampanja protiv seksualnog uznemiravanja i nasilja prema ženama i djevojčicama

13 October 2021 – United Women Foundation from Banja Luka, Bosnia and Herzegovina is conducting the campaign “No Means No!” with aim to raise the public awareness on sexual harassment and violence against women and girls in public space. The campaign includes billboards, city lights, and video clips promoted through social networks in which women …

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Activities on International Day of the Girl Child/ Međunarodni dan djevojčica

11. October is celebating as a International Day of the Girl Child. SOS Helpline Niksic have organized the public event, in order to mark this day, and to raise awerenes of public, especialy women and girls on phenomenon of sexual violence. Sexual violence is the least reported violence, but there is much more cases of …

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