One billion rising, 14th February 2015

Global campaign V Day which is most recognisable widely movement to stop violence against women and girls is designed to raise public awareness about issues related to various forms of violence of physical and mental integrity of women.
Macedonia traditionally participates and contributes by organizing creative events that are initiated by civil society organizations that respect and protect women’s human rights.
As part of the campaign on 14 February will be held a symbolic dance within the global activist movement to stop violence against women and girls – V-Day.
V-Day is a driving force for promoting creative events to raise public awareness, fundraising and revive the spirit of the organizations that fight violence.

So join us, come together to lift Revolution dance with us, and leave a personal message why we 10514601_880772725277438_516297387348865727_nshould put an end to violence against women and girls.

Support of the project Act against rape! Use the Instanbul Convention!

IMGP0171IMGP0201IMGP0185IMGP0178IMGP0165The joint project of European women’s lobby , Council of Europe and with the support of Ministry of foreign affairs of Finland is implementing in 33 countries in Europe through National coordinations , members of EWL. The goal of this project is to promote the Council of Europe Convention on preventing and combating violence against women and domestic violence also known as the Istanbul Convention as a tool for change. The project consist of a series of events and activities aiming at mobilisation across Europe under the common slogan Act against rape! Use the Istanbul convention !  In 33 countries during the 16 days of activism against violence against women 2013 (25 November-10 December) , national coordinations -members of EWL and national experts will debate with governments to promote tha signature, ratification and implementation of the Convention.The recent Barometar of rape in Europe 2013 which was publish by EWL will be also promoted on the events.

In Macedonia the event  took place on 04.12.2013 at 11.00 clock, in hotel Best Western.

agenda MWL

final_light_d2714Barometar on rape

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16 days fight against domestic violence

In the framework of the 16 days fight against domestic violence , 16 workshops were held on the topic against domestic violence in 16 municipalities in the Republic of Macedonia. [Read more...]

Public hearings

Topic  1: “How far are we in the fight against domestic violence”
Date: 19.09.2008
Place: Parliament of the  RM
Organizers: Macedonian women’s lobby
Commission of Equality between women and men within the Parliament of the Republic of Macedonia
UN institutions in the country [Read more...]