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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Education of Judges and Prosecutors on Prejudices and Stereotypes on Gender Based Violence in B&H/Edukacija sudija i tužilaca o predrasudama i stereotipima o rodno zasnovanom nasilju u BiH

6 June 2018 – Judges and prosecutors of the basic and district courts and prosecutor’s offices from East Sarajevo, Banja Luka, Bijeljina, and Doboj regions participated in a three-day education on judicial response to gender based violence, and protection of women survivors of violence in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Overall objective was to increase awareness of …

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Court defined the case of unmarried couple as “domestic violence” – Partnerin uyguladığı şiddet “ev içi şiddet” sayıldı

A family court in Ankara has concluded a case of an unmarried couple as “domestic violence” in Turkey and sentenced the accused partner to pay alimony. The court decision included specific reference to the Istanbul Convention. The court has stated that although the couple is not married, violent acts between partners should be considered as “domestic violence” according 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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Situation Analysis: Social Mapping, Legal and Fiscal Context, and Capacities of Providers of Social Services Analiza e Situatës: Planifikimi Social, Konteksti Ligjor dhe Fiskal dhe Kapacitetet e Ofruesve të Shërbimeve Sociale”

Save the Children in Kosovo and European Centre for Social Welfare Policy and Research present the “Situation Analysis: Social Mapping, Legal and Fiscal Context, and Capacities of Providers of Social Services” Report Save the Children in Kosovo, in partnership with the European Centre for Social Welfare Policy and Research, and within the scope of a …

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Women and Men to Join Women’s Wellness Center on March Against Violence and Discrimination on International Women’s Day

On March 8, on International Women’s Day, we protest and not celebrate because we have not achieved gender and social justice. Therefore, we have no reason to celebrate. We oppose and fight unemployment and poverty, which is a form of structural violence that is exercised against citizens and citizens of the Republic of Kosovo. Today, …

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