/ Vranje, /11/17/2016. / Today there was a meeting of the Committee for Human Rights Vranje – Vranje SOS phone with the Mayor of Vranje, Slobodan Milenkovic on the upcoming activities to mark the 25 November – International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women and the campaign „16 Days of Activism“.
SOS Hotline consultants presented the program and the results of previous work of the regional specialized SOS Hotline in Vranje, which has existed since 2002.
The officials agreed annual conference of Local CSO networks and institutions of Vranje for the prevention and suppression of domestic violence and assistance to victims, which will be organized on November 25, 2016 to mark the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women.
The Focus Task Force of the Local network Vranje will be presented at the Conference, formed in March 2016 at the initiative of the Human Rights Committee Vranje.
The meeting was attended by the city counselor Danijela Milosavljevic who pointed out the relevance of the existence of SOS Hotline Vranje as the only specialized service for help and support to women victims of domestic and partner violence in Pcinja district.