GREVIO’s Evaluation Report on Turkey is published – GREVIO Türkiye Değerlendirme Raporu’nu yayınladı

GREVIO published its first evaluation report on Turkey on 15 October 2018. The report states that the lack of a systematic and thorough assessment of the policies, and the authorities’ increasing emphasis on women’s traditional roles and stereotypes are factors undermining positive efforts. The report expresses concern about impunity, and also points to women’s underreporting of …

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Violence is not justified is the motto of this October campaign in Peja and in all Kosovo

“Violence is not justified”, “Respect the family to be respected” is the motto of the campaign during the month of October, to  Break the Silence joins and hear our  voices across the country to raise awareness of domestic violence. Awareness is such an important part of the battle, because it helps more and more people …

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BiH: Conference “Introducing the Institute of the Person of Trust in the System of Protecting Victims of Violence/ BiH: Konferencija “Uvođenje instituta osobe od povjerenja u sistem zaštite žrtava nasilja”

29 October 2018 –The Center of Women’s Rights from Zenica and the Foundation United Women Banja Luka organized the Conference “Introducing the Institute of the Person of Trust in the System of Protecting Victims of Violence – Exchanging Good Practices with Countries in the Region” in Sarajevo on 25 October 2018, with objective of opening …

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Bosnia and Herzegovina: Toolkit for Monitoring Implementation of the Istanbul Convention/Bosna i Hercegovina: Priručnik za praćenje primjene Istanbulske konvencije

10 October 2018 – The Foundation United Women Banja Luka and Citizens’ Association Medica Zenica facilitated preparation of the Toolkit for Monitoring Implementation of the CoE Convention on Prevention and Combating Violence Against Women and Domestic Violence (Istanbul Convention).

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Bosnia and Herzegovina: Enhancing Capacities of Professionals to Assist Women Survivors of Violence/Bosna i Hercegovina: Osnaživanje kapaciteta profesionalaca za podršku ženama koje su preživjele nasilje

26 September 2018 – In the period 20-22 September, 2018 in Neum (Bosnia and Herzegovina) three-day workshop was held for women and men representatives of public institutions, subjects of protection that are signatories of the Protocol on Cooperation in Cases of Violence Against Women and Domestic Violence in Brčko District B&H (BD). Participants were women …

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Improving Access to Information on Violence Against Women for Women in Local Communities of Brčko District B&H/Unapređenje pristupa informacijama o nasilju prema ženama za žene u mjesnim zajednicama Brčko distrikta B&H

27 August 2018 – As a part of the project “Strengthening Prevention and Combating Violence Against Women and Domestic Violence in Brčko District B&H”, the Foundation United Women Banja Luka and Citizens’ Association Vive Žene Tuzla organized the info session for women in the local community of Gornji Rahić in Brčko District B&H. Objective of …

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Support for Women Victims of War in B&H/Podrška ženama žrtvama rata u BiH

3 July 2018 – On the occasion of the 26 June, the International Day in Support of Victims of Torture, the Foundation United Women Banja Luka and the Association of Women Victims of War of the Republic of Srpska organized the street action in Banja Luka to raise public awareness on needs of women victims …

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