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For the first time, a rape survivor speaks publicly about her war experience

Watch the full programe of Sunday's "Target" on the topic of "Sexual Violence" where Ms.Besa who receives support from Medica Kosova, tells for the first time about her horrifying experience during the war in Kosovo.

Invited in panel discussion: Ms.Besa - rape survivor

Mrs. Veprore Shehu - Executive Director of Medica Kosova

Mrs. Luljeta Vuniqi - Kosovar Center for Gender Studies and

Mr. Ismet Salihu - Adviser in the Ministry of Justice.

“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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