Kosovo’s people can contribute towards developing a more qualitative report for the second phase of the Post 2015 consultations. This time Kosovo’s people can respond to a online survey available in English, Albanian and Serbian stating their opinion about Participatory Monitoring for Accountability in the sphere of Education and Employment. […]
Sexual and Gender Based Violence (SGBV) is a recurring phenomenon throughout the displacement life cycle, not always detected, inadequately deterred and rarely fully addressed. In Kosovo, UNHCR continues to implement activities on prevention of and response to SGBV. Programs are community orientated, and have a rights-based approach. Raising awareness about Sexual and Gender Based Violence […]
This May, two consultants from the United Nations Millennium Campaign arrived in Kosovo to meet with civil society groups and United Nations agencies in order to engage them in a United Nations campaign called MY World. MY World is a global citizen survey commissioned by the UN Secretary General, Ban-ki Moon, and administered by the […]
Pristina, 20 June 2014 World Refugee Day On the occasion of the World Refugee Day, the High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) reports that more people are refugees or internally displaced than at any time since the World War II. The number of refugees, asylum-seekers and internally displaced people worldwide has, for the first time in […]
On the occasion of International Women’s Day 2014 – celebrated on March 8 around the world – UN Women Executive Director Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka stresses that “progress for women is progress for all.” Celebrating progress already made for women’s rights, women’s empowerment and gender equality, she further urged women, men, youth, and leaders of nations, communities, religion and commerce to recommit to making gender equality a global reality.
For more information on International Women’s Day, please visit: www.unwomen.org