REGIONAL REPORT on compliance with UN Convention on the Elimination of all Forms of Discrimination Against Women (CEDAW) and Council of Europe Convention on preventing and combating violence against women and domestic violence (Istanbul Convention) relating to discrimination of Roma women in the area of healthcare, child marriages and offering support and protection to Roma women in cases of domestic violence

The regional report on compliance with CEDAW and the Istanbul Convention represents
one of the activities in the project “Unifying the Voices for Ending Violence against
Women” carried out by Bibija Roma Women’s Center and UN Women during the period
from July 10th, 2018 to September 30th, 2019. The project is part of the EU/UN Women
regional programme on ending violence against women in the Western Balkans and
Turkey, “Implementing Norms, Changing Minds.” The project is focused on the
unification of women’s voices, national and local civil society organizations, experts,
human rights’ defenders, activists, NGOs and national organizations working on Roma
and gender-based issues, as well as on the question of prevention and protection of
women against violence.

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