Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Advocacy

Initial premise of the Autonomous Women's Center is that policies, in order to fight against violence against women, at the local and national level should be consistent with international standards and good practices in this field. In accordance with the strategic goals, that the Convention of the United Nations and the Council of Europe should be implemented well by the state and that in the process of joining the European Union we must respect the human rights of women, Autonomous Women's Center consistently monitors the implementation of and advocates for a comprehensive, coherent, relevant, specific, efficient and effective national policies against violence against women.

Tanja Ignjatović and Bobana Macanović

Within the framework of the Program of development of good practices in the field of domestic violence, in addition to regular project activities, we are actively involved in the process of commenting and influencing on practical policy, especially in the field of social protection and other areas that have connections with domestic violence, violence against women and gender issues.

The whole document is available in Serbian language here.