Promotion of Women Inter-Ethnic Dialogue, Human Rights and Democracy in the Western Kosovo

March 2, 2018 – Promotion of Women Inter-Ethnic Dialogue, Human Rights and Democracy in the Western Kosovo Women Wellness Center is implementing  project to support and  promote women inter-ethnic dialogue, human rights and democracy in communities affected by the conflict in Western Kosovo more specifically in the Municipality of Peje/Pec, Istog/Istok and Kline/Klina that have …

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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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Take Five: “Most services for refugees in Turkey are gender-blind”

Yelda Şahin Akıllı, Project Coordinator at the Foundation for Women’s Solidarity. Photo: Courtesy of FWS The Foundation for Women’s Solidarity (FWS) is an independent women’s organization dedicated to fighting violence against women, especially domestic violence and trafficking of women. The FWS opened Turkey’s first independent Women’s Counselling Centre in 1991 and its first independent shelter …

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Rosa Logar is one of the founding members of the Women Against Violence Europe (WAVE) network. Photo: Courtesy of WAVE

Take Five: Supporting women’s organizations is vital for ending violence against women

Photo: Courtesy of WAVE Rosa Logar is one of the founding members of the Women Against Violence Europe (WAVE) network. The Women Against Violence Europe (WAVE) Network, is comprised of women’s organizations from 46 European countries working to combat violence against women and children across the region.

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