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1 Freedom of Press and Safety of Media Event on World Press Freedom Day Completed 2019-05-03 UN Women Association of Journalists of Kosovo OSCE #HUMAN RIGHTS
2 Advanced of Youth, Peace and Security agenda in Kosovo - 3rd United Nations Youth Assembly in Kosovo Completed 2019-04-20 2019-06-24 IOM UNMIK UN Women UNDCO United Youth Task Force UNICEF NGO PEN Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports #YOUTH
3 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence Campaign 2018 Completed 2018-11-01 2018-12-01 UN Women #GENDER EQUALITY #HUMAN RIGHTS
4 Ongoing support for relevant Kosovo instiutions Completed UN Women Office of Kosovo Coordinator against Domestic Violence #GENDER EQUALITY #HUMAN RIGHTS
5 Agreement to establish Integrated Database for cases of Domestic Violence Completed 2019-03-14 UN Women Kosovo Police Kosovo Judicial Council Ministry of Labour and Social Welfare Ministry of Justice Kosovo Prosecutorial Council #GENDER EQUALITY
6 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-based Violence Campaign 2018 Completed 2018-11-01 2018-12-01 UN Women #GENDER EQUALITY #HUMAN RIGHTS
7 Amplifying the Voice and Influence of Women Change Makers Completed UNMIK UN Women UNKT EU BIRN Women’s Caucus in Kamenicë/Kamenica #GENDER EQUALITY
8 Ending Violence Against Women Completed UN Women NGO Aktiv #GENDER EQUALITY
9 Advancing Implementation of the Women, Peace and Security Agenda in Kosovo and Justice 2020 Completed UNMIK UN Women Office of Kosovo Coordinator against Domestic Violence #GENDER EQUALITY
10 Media as an Instrument of Peace In progress UN Women Association of Journalists of Kosovo
11 Organization of the 2nd UN Youth Assembly in Kosovo Completed 2018-03-01 2018-06-01 UNDP UNMIK UN Women United Youth Task Force UNICEF OSCE #YOUTH

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Have fun reading!

Have fun reading some of the feminist books.

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Security and Gender Group Calls for Prevention of Domestic Violence amid the COVID-19 pandemic

At this time of the global COVID-19 pandemic, home is supposed to be the safest place for everyone. However, for people experiencing gender-based violence including domestic violence, social distancing can mean being trapped inside with an abuser.

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COVID-19 Outbreak

COVID-19 Outbreak: Emerging Issues for Women and Girls and Gender- Sensitive Recommendations by UN Women & UNFPA.

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The Minister of Health and the Minister of Justice have joined the UN Women campaign against domestic violence

UN Women joined the campaign against domestic violence by Health Minister Arben Vitia and Justice Minister Albulena Haxhiu.

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Donated by UNICEF and UN Women

As isolation and quarantine are imposed as measures to contain the spread of COVID-19, households are placed under strain and the risk of domestic violence increases.

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Vjosa Osmani joins UN Women campaign against domestic violence

First woman Speaker of Parliament Vjosa R. Osmani joins UN Women campaign against domestic violence.

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Campaign against domestic violence

Primeminister joins UN Women campaign against Domestic Violence.

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Security and Gender Group (SGG) urges the government to adopt measures to address the economic effects of the COVID-19 pandemic

Security and Gender Group (SGG) urges the government to adopt measures to address the economic effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on women and girls.

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Xhelal Svecla and Ramize Bekteshi join the UN Women campaign against domestic violence

Xhelal Sveçla from the Ministry of Internal Affairs, and Ramize Bekteshi from the Kosovo Police joined the UN Women campaign against domestic violence.

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Ulrika Richardson joins UN Women campaign on Domestic Violence

Ulrika Richardson, United Nations Development Coordinator joins UN Women campaign on Domestic Violence.

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Vlora Tuzi Nushi, UN Women Head of Office

Vlora Tuzi Nushi, UN Women Head of Office: "As UN Women, we remain committed to ensure that survivors of domestic violence receive every assistance and support."

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UNFPA, UN Women and UNKT delivered hygiene packages

UNFPA, UN Women and UNKT delivered hygiene packages, clothes and bed linen to provisional quarantine facilities.

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Colouring pack

Colouring pack: Visualizing Generation Equality

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UN Women COVID-19 campaign

UN Women COVID-19 campaign against domestic violence in Kosovo reaches over 1 million.

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UN Women handed over 40 body cameras to the Kosovo Police

UN Women handed over 40 body cameras to the Kosovo Police, to increase safety and security of both first responders and survivors through latest technologies.

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UN Women distributed food packages

UN Women distributed food packages to the Daily Care Center in Klina/Qendra e Kujdesit Ditor - Klinë.

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Women survivors of violence receive vital support from shelters in Kosovo

Around 550 women survivors of domestic violence from Kosovo were admitted to shelters during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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He for She at Home!

He For She At Home campaign aims to highlight this unfair burden on women and encourage men to do their equal share.

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