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Conference "Women in peace building: Access to justice in post-war countries"

The conference gathered women from politics and civil society in the 7 countries in the region. Executive Director of Medica Kosova was a panel speaker in this conference organized in Zagreb by the Regional Women's Lobby, and under the auspices of the President of Croatia Mr.Ivo Josipovic.

“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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