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 […]
UNDG/DOCO is aware of fictitious employment offers being circulated via email or originating from online job boards. Many of these schemes consist of an alleged offer of employment or contract with UNDG/DOCO in return for the payment of fees or providing personal or banking information. Please note that UNDG/DOCO does not charge a fee at any stage […]
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