Sexual Harassment and other Forms of Gender based Violence in Urban Spaces in Albania

This  study  looks  at  the  different dimensions  of sexual harassment  and other  forms  of gender  based violence  against Albanian  women and  girls in urban public  spaces particularly,  focusing  primarily  on  women and  girl’s perceptions of safety and the impact this issue has on their lives, as well as the forms of violence they experience, what strategies they have at their disposal to cope with the violence, and what can be done to make their cities and neighborhoods safer.
All findings presented in this report are a result of: 750 survey interviews in three Albanian  municipalities (Tirana, Durres and Fier), seven Focus Group Discussions with 53 participants, 18 Structured Observations and structured interviews with municipal and NGO stakeholders.

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Languages available: Albanian, English

Bibliographic information

Geographic coverage: Europe and Central Asia; Albania

Subject area(s): Harmful practices; Safe Cities and Safe Public Spaces; Sexual harassment

Resource type: Assessments

UN Women office involved in publication: Albania Country Office

Publication year: 2018

Number of pages: 142

Publishing entities: United Nations Entity for Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women (UN Women)