Hana Marku responds to the allegations of rape and abuse of power involving public institutions that have gripped Kosovo over the last week, addressing deep-rooted notions of women and girls’ agency and the ‘gift of silence’ given to perpetrators.
Protests will take place on Thursday in Prishtina and Friday in Drenas demanding immediate steps to bring justice and increase awareness on issues of sexual violence in the Kosovo Police.
The law on pensions for victims of wartime sexual violence should be implemented as soon as possible - we owe it to survivors worldwide.
A collection of personal histories of survivors of wartime torture and rape, to be launched at 2 pm at the Orion conference hall, chronicles the horrors of war.
From the editor: from sexist jokes to public beating of women, it has never been less funny to be a woman in Kosovo, or anywhere else for that matter.