Friedrich Ebert Stiftung was honored to support a significant panel discussion on Breast Cancer Awareness in Kosova, marking the commencement of the Shliroj Cicat Festival. This event sought to underscore the timeless importance of breast cancer awareness, transcending the boundaries of a singular month-long campaign. It represents an ongoing journey aimed at educating, empowering, and uniting the Kosova community in the face of this formidable challenge.
Esteemed panelists, including Vera Ora, Arbela Statovci, Aferdita Paqarada, Ermira Murati, and Arta Kameri Jusufi, lent their insights, experiences, and knowledge, significantly contributing to the cause of raising awareness and saving lives. The discussion was skillfully moderated by Kaltrina Ajeti.
The event garnered a passionate audience of 70 participants, and the collective wisdom shared by these powerful women left an indelible impact. The discussion's key highlights encompassed personal stories of resilience and hope from breast cancer survivors, expert advice from a medical professional on early detection and prevention, the availability of resources dedicated to supporting those affected in Kosova, and an open dialogue aimed at dismantling stigmas while fostering candid conversations about breast health.
We extend our heartfelt gratitude to our esteemed panelists, the engaged audience, and our motivated partner. Their substantial role in organizing an entire festival dedicated to breast cancer awareness raising exemplifies the power of collaborative efforts. Together, we are committed to making a substantial impact in the fight against breast cancer.