26. dhjetor. 2018. | 04:02


Conflict prevention through enhanced Democratic Processes in Kosovo: Workshop on active participation of women in the electoral process



On December 21st and 22nd 2018, NGO Aktiv and Democracy for Development (D4D), with support of the Federal Department of Foreign Affairs (FDFA)  organized a workshop on active participation of women in the electoral process at the premises of Center for Civic Energy (CEC) in North Mitrovica.

The purpose of this event was to inform women from North Kosovo about Kosovo`s electoral system, the importance of political participation in general, gender equality in electoral processes with the overall aim of improving their position within society.

The participants from non-majority communities discussed what kind of difficulties they are facing in regard to this process. In addition, the participants showed an interest in finding opportunitites for overcoming barriers that can, ultimately, lead to a higher level of women`s participation in electroral processes in Kosovo.