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Qendra për Emancipim Shoqëror (Center for Social Emancipation) - QESh

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An organization devoted to LGBTI rights
Founded in 2005/04/04

Globe Member of ILGA since 2014


Address: Agim Ramadani nn nn
Pristina 10000
Phone: +386 49 209 017


Works on :
  • National level
Works for :
  • Gay community
  • Lesbian community
  • Bisexual community
  • Trans community
  • Intersex community

Arts, culture, history and pride

Use of media and the internet
International Day Against Homophobia

Asylum and immigration

Seeking asylum on grounds of sexual orientation or gender identity

LGBTI Education/Awareness

Raising awareness through mass media
Teaching LGBT rights in schools
Working against transphobia


Breast and uterus cancer
Prevention for women having sex with women
Mental health
Blood donation

Laws and leadership

Gender identity
Changing gender on official documents
Changing name on official documents
Institutional spaces for alternate sexualities and gender identities
Anti discrimination law (gender identity) in employment
Anti discrimination law (gender identity) in social services
Transgenderism classified as an illness
Human rights
Freedom of expression
Freedom of association
LGBTI movement (community organizing & leadership)
Legal Advocacy
Laws and human rights
Yogyarkarta Principles
Anti discrimination law (sexual orientation) in employment
Anti discrimination law (sexual orientation) in social services

Religion & social institutions

Gender identity
Marriage / civil unions
Partnership (recognition)
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Qendra per Emancipim Shoqeror – QESh was founded in april 2005 as an association with the purpose of creating a safe/tolerant/gay-friendly environment for the LGBTQ community of Kosovo through awareness raising activities of general society and support activities for the LGBTQ community. Member of this center can be everyone regardless of nationality, gender, sexual orientation and all other predisposition as set by the constitution of Kosovo and international standards.