Often hidden behind the house walls, domestic violence, whose victims are mainly women, remains unspoken about in many cases. In this dossier, realised in partnership with Oneworld Platform for SEE, Osservatorio Balcani e Caucaso presents data, extracts of interviews with experts, information on legal reforms and their implementation, etc.
SeeNet II Programme
The Italo-Balkan decentralised cooperation Programme SeeNet II includes attivities specifically aimed at establishing and strengthening a network of integrated local services working to combat violence against women. In particular, the Programme action led by the region Emilia-Romagna, in partnership with the Italian regions Marche and Tuscany, supports such activities in the area of Novi Sad in collaboration with the Municipality and its Community Centre.
In this Programme Osservatorio Balcani e Caucaso is carrying out analyses of the issue of violence against women and the mechanisms operating to fight it in the 7 Western Balkan countries involved in SeeNet II.
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