GOALS GOALS
  • Strengthening the capacity and support the authorities to improve the implementation of the policy/legal framework related to anti-discrimination, combating hate-speech and protecting rights of LGBTI persons in line with the standards and recommendations set by the Council of Europe – especially those of the European Commission on Racism and Intolerance (ECRI)
  • Contributing in strengthening the capacities of the Office for Good Governance in the Prime Minister’s Office and Ombudsperson in regards to human rights protection mechanisms
HOW WILL THE ACTION WORK? HOW WILL THE ACTION WORK?
  • Policy and legislative support to institutions
  • Capacity building activities
  • Peer-to-peer exchanges with regional and European partners
  • Conduct awareness raising campaigns and public discussions on selected anti-discrimination topics
  • Support to civil society organisations and municipalities by small grant schemes, to enhance their capacities to tackle discrimination and reach out to the people
EXPECTED RESULTS EXPECTED RESULTS
  • Implementation of anti-discrimination policies and legislation, at the central and local level (especially on protection of the rights of LGBTI persons, and on combating hate speech/hate crime) is improved
  • Dialogue and cooperation between institutions and civil society organizations in promoting and protecting the human rights is enhanced
  • Awareness of citizens on their rights and mechanisms to defend them is strengthened
  • Contribution to achieve better protection of human rights for the citizens of Kosovo* and to build a more diverse, equal and tolerant society
PROJECT AT A GLANCE PROJECT AT A GLANCE

Duration: 36 months (May 2019 - May 2022)

Beneficiaries :

► Citizens of Kosovo*

► Public authorities, including the law enforcement agencies

► Education professionals
► LGBTI community, and other vulnerable social groups
► Civil society organisations engaged in promoting and protecting human rights

Funding: The European Union and the Council of Europe

Budget: 300 000 Euros

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PROJECT TEAM PROJECT TEAM

Betim Zllanoga, Project Officer, Pristina

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* Cette désignation ne préjuge pas des positions concernant le statut du Kosovo ; elle est, en outre, conforme à la Résolution 1244 du Conseil de sécurité des Nations Unies ainsi qu’à l’Avis de la Cour internationale de justice sur la Déclaration d’indépendance du Kosovo.