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Medica Kosova is part of the training delivery on trauma sensitive approach during the status recognition of rape survivors

Medica Kosova represented by trauma counsellor Mrs. Mandete Kurti, developed training on confidentiality and preliminary consent for the members of Governmental Commission, regional departments on war categories and authorized NGOs assigned to verify the status of the survivors of war rape in Kosovo.

Authorized by the Government of Kosovo to represent the survivors in the process, Medica Kosova delivered today a training session aiming at increasing awareness about relevance of confidentiality and trauma sensitive approach to be implemented during the process. Through delivered trainings the process of application is expected to facilitate the survivor’s access to the law 04-172 recognizing their status as civilian victims of war.

“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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