GBV Pocket Guide / Vodič za humanitarne radnike/ce

In cooperation with the UNICEF office in Montenegro and the Red Cross of Montenegro, SOS Hotline Nikšić created a guide for humanitarian practitioners – Basic assistance and support to survivors of gender-based violence during humanitarian interventions / crises in areas where GBV actor is not available.  Basic principles of protection against sexual exploitation and abuse …

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Requests to the new Government of RSM – Reforms for promotion of gender equality/ Барања до новата Влада на РСМ – Реформи за унапредување на родовата еднаквост

Having regard to the situation with gender equality in the country and the need for its further and continuous promotion; Knowing the directions in which equality is promoted in democratic societies around the world and the aspirations of our country to be part of international communities that, among other things, base their values ​​and principles …

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B&H: Women Victims of Violence Recognized as Beneficiaries of Free Legal Aid/BiH: Žene žrtve nasilja prepoznate kao korisnice besplatne pravne pomoći

13 July 2020 – A new Law on Free Legal Aid has entered into force In the Republika Srpska, which recognizes victims of domestic violence as beneficiaries of free legal aid according to the criteria of personal characteristics or status. The Law gives victims priority over other applicants in marital and family proceedings, and stipulates …

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British Embassy is supporting the Women’s Intervention Fund/ Британската амбасада со поддршка за Интервентниот Женски Фонд

The Women’s Intervention Fund, with the support of the British Embassy, is providing financial and material help for women victims of violence. We are calling upon all women who need help and support to contact the National Network to end violence against women and domestic violence. In addition to the regular services for free legal …

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Bosnia and Herzegovina: Council of Ministers Adopted Concluding Comments and Recommendations of the CEDAW Committee/Bosna i Hercegovina: Savjet ministara usvojio zaključna zapažanja i preporuke CEDAW Komiteta

9 July 2020 – The Council of Ministers of the Bosnia and Herzegovina recently adopted the Information on Concluding Comments on 6th Report of the Bosnia and Herzegovina on Implementation of the Convention on Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women for the Period 2013 – 2016, and recommendations for the institutions of the …

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CSSP News: Partners release videos on how to find help in Western Balkans and Turkey

Due to the spread of the COVID-19 virus worldwide and the measures imposed by national governments to contain the spread of the virus, CSSP partners have reported an increase in cases of domestic violence (consequently of intimate partner violence) and an increase in the number of calls to women’s helplines. Victims of violence are exposed …

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Gender-Based Violence and Discrimination: Syrian Women Living in Ankara – Toplumsal Cinsiyet Temelli Şiddet ve Ayrımcılık: Ankara’da Yaşayan Suriyeli Kadınların Deneyimleri

The research report titled “Gender-Based Violence and Discrimination: Syrian Women Living in Ankara” was published by the Foundation for Women’s Solidarity. The report, based on the data obtained from surveys, focus group study, and in-depth interviews with Syrian women, aims to make the violence and gender inequality that refugee women experience due to being women …

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