BiH: CEDAW Committee Calls for Comprehensive Reforms toward Improving Women’s Human Rights/CEDAW Komitet poziva na sveobuhvatne reforme u pravcu unapređenja ženskih ljudskih prava

13 November 2019 – CEDAW Committe adopted its concluding observations and recommendations on Sixth Periodical Report of the Bosnia and Herzegovina on implementation of the Convention on Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW) presented by the delegation of BiH on the 74th CEDAW Committee session held in Geneva on 30 October, 2019. …

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B&H: Findings of the Research on Protection of Women and Girls from Violence Presented in Sarajevo/BiH:Nalazi istraživanja o zaštiti žena i djevojčica od nasilja predstavljeni u Sarajevu

03 July, 2019 – Representatives of the Foundation United Women participated at the round table “Good Practices, Obstacles, and Shortages in System of Protection of Women and Girls from Violence – Situation in Bosnia and Herzegovina”, held on July 1, 2019 in Sarajevo. The research was conducted by the Center of Women’s Rights from Zenica, …

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B&H: Capacity Building of Service Providers for Supporting Women Survivors of Violence/BiH: Izgradnja kapaciteta pružaoca usluga za podršku ženama koje su preživjele nasilje

21 June, 2019 – The Foundation United Women is organizing two-day capacity building training in Banja Luka in the period 20-21 June, 2019 for women and men professionals working in health centers, judicial institutions, police, centers for social work, and the Center for Free Legal Assistance of the Government of Republika Srpska. Objective of the …

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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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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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B&H: Handbook for Understanding Domestic Violence and Violence Against Women/BiH: Priručnik za razumijevanje nasilja u porodici i nasilja prema ženama

25 March 2019 – the Foundation United Women Banja Luka published the Handbook for Understanding Violence Against Women and Domestic Violence aimed to help women and men professionals in public institutions that are working with women survivors of violence to have adequate response in providing assistance and support in cases of violence. The Handbook was …

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B&H: Initiative for amendments of the RS Law on Protection from Domestic Violence – BiH: Inicijativa za dopune Zakona o zaštiti od nasilja u porodici Republike Srpske

6 February 2019 – Following the news that the Ministry of Family, Youth, and Sport will initiate changes and amendments of the RS Law on Protection from Domestic Violence during the first 100 days of the Republic of Srpska Government, the Foundation United Women submitted the initiative for improving assistance and support provided to women …

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