Harmonization of country legislation with the Istanbul Convention – Harmonizimi i legjislacionit vendas me Konventën e Stambollit

In Albania, the current situation of domestic violence continues to be problematic, figures are alarming considering that the level of reporting violence is still low and the real incidence is very high. Year after year we see an increase in the number of denouncements, thanks to the great information and awareness work that has been …

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Standard Action Procedures for Protection from Domestic Violence

 11. May 2018 . Ministry of Education, Science and Technology – Office of the Secretary, Gender Equality  organized a workshop on topic: “Drafting a School Informer on:” Standard Action Procedures for Protection from Domestic Violence” Based on the National Strategy of the Republic of Kosovo for Protection from Domestic Violence and Action Plan 2016-2020 on: “Standard …

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Strengthening the Role of Civil Society Organizations during the Compensation Process for Victims of Crime

May 10, 2018 – OSCE organized a workshop on Strengthening the Role of Civil Society Organizations during the Compensation Process for Victims of Crime Ambassador Jan Braathu, Head of Mission, OSCE Mission in Kosovo said that is fundamental to build trust between the Kosovo institutions. The role of the National Coordinator against Domestic Violence in …

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“How much are applied laws on the position of women in Kosovo”/ Sa zbatohen Ligjet në Fuqi për Pozitën e Gruas në Kosovë

May 8, 2018 –    Marking the European day Peja Municipality organized a round table on how much are applied laws regarding the women position Peja Municipality, in cooperation with the office for gender equality and the directorate for European integration, law enforcement representative from the agency for gender equality, the judge from basic court of Peja, …

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Signed Protocol on Prevention and Combating VAW and Domestic Violence in Brčko District BiH-Potpisan Protokol o sprečavanju i suzbijanju nasilja prema ženama i nasilja u porodici u Brčko distriktu BiH

4 May 2018 – As a part of activities directed toward capacity building of the subjects of protection from violence in the Brčko District BiH, the Foundation United Women Banja Luka organized adaptation and opening of the office of the Sub-department for Social Protection, which created conditions for providing psychosocial support and assistance for women …

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Improving protection of women victims of violence in Brčko District BiH – Unaprijeđenje zaštite žena žrtava nasilja u Brčko distriktu BiH

13 April 2018 – Brčko District (BD), as the special administative unit within Bosnia and Herzegovina is taking concrete steps to improve legislative and public policy framework on prevention and combating violence against women and domestic violence. At the end of February, BD Assembly adopted the Law on Protection from Domestic Violence, with objective to …

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From Words to Action? Nga Fjalet ne Vepra?

Monitoring the Institutional Response to Gender-Based Violence in Kosovo The Kosovo Women’s Network launched today a report on monitoring the institutional response to gender-based violence in Kosovo. This report titled “From Words to Acts?” Has shown monitoring findings and legal violations by relevant institutions dealing with domestic violence, as well as recommendations that will impact …

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