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Dejan Georgievski
13/12/2013 - 06:21

Representatives of Kosovo institutions, the Ombudsperson, the Police, and organisations dealing with protection of women’s rights said on Monday, December 9, that violence against women should stop.
 
They made their call in a conference organised to mark the end of activities of the “16 days of activism to end violence against women” awareness raising campaign organised by the UNDP and Kosovo Police, Kosovo daily...

Dejan Georgievski
30/10/2013 - 09:14

Regional Women's Lobby of Southeast Europe (RWL SEE) called on the citizens of Kosovo to support women candidates running in November 3 Local Elections in Kosovo.

“We are convinced that Kosovo's women have valuable potentials to obtain their role in municipal governance and municipal assemblies to contribute to the common goal for the development of modern municipalities...

Dejan Georgievski
09/07/2013 - 19:14

Eighteen women, members of the Serbian women’s parliamentary network and of the Assembly of Kosovo women’s caucus, as well as female representatives of other decision-making institutions and women leaders from academia, civil society and media came together in an OSCE-facilitated meeting in Budva, Montenegro, to exchange experiences and identify joint initiatives to foster women’s empowerment in all sectors of society.

Dejan Georgievski
05/06/2013 - 19:42

The Kosovo Women’s Network (KWN) supports the reaction and the requests presented by the Women's Group in the Kosovo Assembly regarding denigrating, derogatory, insulting and immoral language used by Imam Irfan Salihu of Suzi Zerrini mosque of Prizren town against the women of Kosovo.

Dejan Georgievski
26/03/2013 - 07:03

The Kosova Women’s Network expressed last week, on March 21, 2013, its deep concern regarding the threats made against human rights activist Nazlie Bala, who received an anonymous threat letter which read “Please do not protect the shame. Otherwise, we’ll kill you.”

Dejan Georgievski
25/02/2013 - 17:41

Institutions in Kosovo should increase their efforts to fully implement civil service legislation and finalize the process of civil service reform, including the equitable representation of women and communities, say two OSCE reports issued on 22 February 2013.

22/12/2011 - 00:00

 

The Woman and Society Centre from Sarajevo expressed its full support and solidarity with the women who protest the brutal violence against women protesters during recent protests against military authorities on Tahrir Square in Kairo.