Table of contents
2 system patriarchy - from A for abuse to V for violence
5 standby mode
state of play
9 ‘naming the possible, responding to the impossible’: beyond gender normative politics
Jelisaveta Blagojević, Mirjana Stošić
13 how tradition and patriarchy impact violence against women in the Western Balkans
18 an inside look – gender equality as a principle or a phrase?
gender in transitions: revolution is female?
23 the (un)forgotten possibility of emancipation
29 women’s invisibility as punishment: gender, war and transition in and after Yugoslavia
34 conquering the space of freedom: a never-ending story?
38 the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic on women in the Western Balkans
44 feminism: a universal panacea?
47 interplay between nationalism and exploitation, producing poverty to stay in power
51 here to stay – political participation of women in the Western Balkan
56 violence against women in politics
60 making femicide visible
66 unequal even before being born: sex-selective abortions in Montenegro
70 Kruščica in the aftermath of violence
77 property rights, economic dependence and the glass ceiling for women in Kosovo
81 activism in times of uncertainty: Albanian Pride 2020
84 swimming against the current