The Women against Violence Network is a coalition of specialized women’s non-governmental organizations which provide individual support to women and work on changing the social context in the goal of decreasing violence against women in Serbia.
The Women against Violence Network, Autonomous Women's Centre and the Women’s European Lobby Network Serbia, as part of the joint campaign of the European Women’s Lobby and the Council of Europe

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Independent Observatory for Monitoring Violence against Women

The mission of the Observatory is to be a critical voice of civil society organizations dealing with the issue of violence against women, policies and practices protecting women in Serbia, providing recommendations and guidance and indicating lines of action in this area.

The objective of the Observatory is to monitor, report and take actions that affect the improvement of state policies, as well as the pace and direction of the process of combating and eliminating violence against women in Serbia through a comprehensive conceptual and thematic analysis of the situation in combating violence against women.

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Contribution of a grouping of Feminist and Human Rights Organizations to the work of The Hague Conference on Private International Law regarding legal issues concerning international surrogacy conventions
(“parentage/surrogacy project”)
Comments on Preliminary Document No 3 B of March 2014 and Preliminary Document No 3A of February 2015


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European Federation of National Organisations Working with the Homeless
Press Release – 25th November 2014 

Map of Women’s NGOs in Serbia That Give
Individual Free of Charge Support Services to
Women Who Have Survived Male Violence
u Somboru

Women's Alternative

Phone: 025/417-321
e-mail: sossombor@gmail.com
web page: www.zenskaalternativa.org
u Bačkoj Topoli

Women’s Club - Hera

Phone: 024/714-140
e-mail: herawomen@gmail.com
u Kikindi

Center for Support of Women,
Legal and Psychological - Social

Phone: 0800-10-10-10
e-mail: podrska1@open.telekom.rs
savetovaliste.jovana@gmail.com
u Novom Bečeju

Roma Association of Novi  Bečej – SOS line (communication in languages of national minorities)

Phone: 023/774-959
Phone: 023/775-843
e-mail: danica.jovanovic09@gmail.com
web page: udruzenjeromanb.org.rs
u Zrenjaninu

Zrenjanin Educational Center

Phone: 023/581-350
e-mail: zreduc@gmail.com
web page: www.zreduc.org.rs
u Novom Sadu

SOS Women’s Center Novi Sad

Phone: 021/422-740
e-mail: sos.telefon@gmail.com
web page: www.sosns.org.rs
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...OUT OF CIRCLE - VOJVODINA - Organization for support of women with disabilities

Phone: 021/447-040
066/447-040
e-mail: office@izkrugavojvodina.org
web page: www.izkrugavojvodina.org
u Vršcu

Center for Women’s Rights in Vršac

Phone: 069/369-69-30
e-mail: centarvrsac@yahoo.com
u Belgradeu

Anti trafficking action ASTRA

Phone: 011/3347-817
e-mail: sos@astra.rs
web page: www.astra.org.rs
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Atina

Phone: 011/3220-030
e-mail: office@atina.org.rs
web page: www.atina.org.rs
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Autonomous Women’s Center

Phone: 011/266-2222
e-mail: tt@azc.org.rs
web page: www.womenngo.org.rs
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Roma Children’s Center

Phone: 064/13-20-215
e-mail: dec.rom.centar@ptt.rs
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…Out of Circle - Belgrade, Organization for the protection of rights and support of women with handicaps

Phone: 011/3448-045
e-mail: office@izkruga.org
web page: www.izkruga.org
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Roma Center for Women and Children - Daje

Phone: 011/398-78-98, 063/340-365
e-mail: romadae@yahoo.com
e-mail: nadadjurickovic@gmail.com
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Victimology Society Belgrade

Phone: 011/630-30-22
e-mail: vds@eunet.rs
web page: www.vds.org.rs
u Smederevskoj Palanci

Association of Women - Femina

Phone: 026/310-841
e-mail: femina@verat.net
u Kragujevcu

Center for Education, Communication and Research – Alternative Circle / Counseling

Phone: 034/305-641, 063/108-2829
e-mail: kzc.kg@infosky.net
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Safe Oasis

Phone: 034/332-048
e-mail: info@oazasigurnosti.rs
web page: www.oazasigurnosti.rs
Užice

Women’s Center Uzice

Phone: 0800-333-445
e-mail: womencenue@gmail.com
web page: sites.google.com/site/zenskicentarue/
u Kraljevu

Fenomena Association / SOS Kraljevo

Phone: 069/33-55-706
e-mail: fenomena06@gmail.com
e-mail: soskraljevo@gmail.com
web page: www.fenomena.org
u Kruševcu

Association of Women - Sandglass

Phone: 066/00-66-06
e-mail: sandglass.ngo@gmail.com
web page: www.udruzenjepescanik.org
u Nišu

SOS Line for Roma Women - Osvit

Phone: 018/515-318
e-mail: anaosvit@gmail.com
web page: www.osvit.rs
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Centre for Girls

Phone: 018/203-033
e-mail: centarzadevojke@gmail.com
web page: www.centarzadevojke.org.rs
u Novom Pazaru

Cultural Center – DamaD / SOS line

Phone: 020/332-755
e-mail: damad@ptt.rs
web page: www.kcdamad.org.rs
in Leskovac

Women for Peace

Phone: 016/237-300, 016/237-301
e-mail: zenemir@ptt.rs
web page: womenforpeace.org.rs
u Vlasotincu

SOS Line for Women and Children Victims of Violence

Phone: 016/876-202
e-mail: sos.vlasotince@gmail.com
u Vranju

SOS Line Vranje

Phone: 017/410-822
066/410-822
e-mail: sosvr@ptt.rs
web page: www.hrcvr.org
By clicking on a town name you can see a list of organizations from that specific town. A complete list if available HERE.

International News

Women’s Aid launches ‘Change That Lasts’: a new approach to domestic abuse
Friday 1st July 2016

The national domestic abuse charity Women’s Aid, in wider partnership with domestic abuse charity SafeLives, is launching a new comprehensive approach and scheme to tackle domestic abuse called ‘Change that Lasts’.  Read more...

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Mickey Z. -- World News Trust. March 28, 2016

“Nobody in the world, nobody in history, has ever gotten their freedom by appealing to the moral sense of the people who were oppressing them.”
I’ve always appreciated this quote from Assata Shakur and felt it to be ironclad radical truth. Then I woke up to the insidious reality of patriarchy. After too many years dick-footing around, I finally recognized male pattern violence for what it is: the worst problem in the world.  Read more...

Peru compensates woman in historic UN Human Rights abortion case
In 2001, a 17-year-old Peruvian girl, named K.L., was 14 weeks pregnant when doctors at the public hospital in Lima diagnosed the foetus with anencephaly. Anencephaly is a fatal birth defect, where the foetus lacks most or all of the forebrain. Doctors told her that continuing the pregnancy would put her life and health at risk. She was recommended to have an abortion.  Read more...