Advocacy letters

  • KOMF addressed a Document to the Deputies of Kosovo Assembly regarding violence situation of children

    On the occasion of the Plenary Session where the debate on Domestic Violence and Institutional Addressing was held,  KOMF has addressed a document to the Deputies of Kosovo Assembly on this matter. The document describes the basic rights of children to grow without violence and in a safe environment, their current situation in relation to … Read more

  • Statement of Commitment for Mayor candidates

    Coalition of NGOs for Child Protection – KOMF through a document, addressed to mayoral candidates, from which we seek commitment that children’s rights and their protection will be part of the priorities of the governing agenda in case of choice. Municipalities, based on the Constitution of the Republic of Kosovo, have clear legal obligations to … Read more

  • ChildPact Statement on Refugee Children and Unaccompanied Minors

    The number of migrant & refugee children moving across international borders in search of asylum has dramatically increased over the past two years. Many of them are unaccompanied – moving alone without family members. According to the European Commission, nearly 800,000 children applied for asylum in Europe in 2015 and 2016, out of which 170,000 … Read more

  • Statement of Eurochild and Call to Action on the Impact of Brexit on Children and Young People

    This statement is supported by KOMF and other networks in Europe members of Eurochild. The Brexit process has, thus far, ignored the voices of children and young people. Children and young people across the EU will be the most impacted in the long term by the Brexit vote, yet they have had no opportunity to have … Read more

  • Statement of Commitment

    Coalition of NGOs for Child Protection – KOMF introduced the document which will be addressed towards candidates for prime minister of the Republic of Kosovo with the purpose of their commitment to involve children at the center of the governing agenda in case of their election. Children in Kosovo count 30% of the total population. The lives … Read more

  • Position Letter to the Chair of the Assembly of the Republic of Kosovo

    Ombudsperson, KOMF, UNICEF, EU Office and Save the Children sent a joint position paper on the Draft Law on Child Protection, to the Chair of the Assembly of the Republic of Kosovo, Mr. Kadri Veseli. The main observations and gaps addressed, regard: 1. Budgetary cost to efficiently implement child protection at both central and local … Read more