Medica Kosova non-governmental organization (NGO)    English   Shqip

Women's organizations from Bosnia and Kosovo share their experiences in Pristina

With the support of Kvinna till Kvinna, a study visit between representatives from women's organizations in Bosnia and partner organizations of KtK in Kosovo took place in Hotel Prishtina with the topic of advocacy on gender based violence against women and peace building. 

This whole day exchange workshop enabled organizations from both countries to share their experiences in the field of women's rights and gender based violence as well as discuss challenges in the area of advocacy at local and national level. 

“Medica Kosova” is established in Aug 1999 and registered as a local NGO since Oct 2003 for improving mental and physical situation of women affected by war and post-war violence. The support consists of psychosocial counseling, legal assistance, provision of agricultural and bee-keeping activities for increasing family incomes, medical care in the center ambulance and the mobile unit traveling to the villages of Dukagjini Region. To this end, the organization implemented over 30 projects providing social and rehabilitation services, reproductive health care, women’s access to properties and other legal rights, and since 2011 access to justice and documentation of war rape.

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