Second Round Table- Norma / UNWomen
Today, the NORMA Lawyers’ Association organized the second roundtable, as part of the project “Supporting the advocacy initiatives of civil society organizations for the implementation of the national strategy for domestic violence and the elimination of all forms of discrimination against women in accordance with the Convention.” of CEDAW and the Istanbul Convention “
Representatives of central institutions, experts in the field of civil law, and representatives of non-governmental organizations, were participants in this roundtable.
The guest speakers for the presentation were: Haxhi Gashi, professor of civil law at the University of Prishtina, Ruzhdi Berisha, lawyer from the Municipality of Prizren and Naim Qelaj, Deputy Minister at the Ministry of Justice.
The roundtable is one of the joint advocacy actions for the implementation of the National Strategy Against Domestic Violence 2016-2020, to support specific policy changes to revise legislation, namely the revision of the Civil Code of Kosovo and the Law Against Domestic Violence.
The activity takes place within the program “Elimination of violence against women, implementation of norms, change of mind”, carried out by NORMA with EU / UNWOMEN support.