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Dejan Georgievski
27/08/2013 - 10:49

The Eko Kvarner environmental association said, in a public statement of August 25, 2013, that the decision of the Government of Croatia to reject the initiative for consultative referendum in the two counties that will feel direct influence of the planned Plomin C coal-fired powerplant, was an attempt to ignore the problem under the guise of “bizarre” explanation.

Dejan Georgievski
17/08/2013 - 13:50

Repeated Demands to Liberate the Usurped Public Space on Cvjetni Trg in Zagreb (Photo: 1POSTOZAGRAD)Repeated Demands to Liberate the Usurped Public Space on...

Dejan Georgievski
29/07/2013 - 21:48

Last Friday, 26 July 2013, representatives of Srđ is Ours (Srđ je naš) Initiative presented a demand to the City Council of Dubrovnik to particpate in the Council session tomorrow, 30 July 2013, to follow the debate on the urban plan for the Srđ Plateau. The request for participation in the session that will decide on the project to build a golf resort on Srđ Hill was signed by 850...

Dejan Georgievski
24/07/2013 - 05:25

About 50 women from Benkovac and Knin, employed at the “Adria” fish-canning factory, protested in front of the Ministry of Labour and Pension System on Monday, July 22, 2013, demanding justice and payment of the 11 late salaries.

The workers, helped by the PPDIV Trade Union (union of the employees in agriculture, food and tobacco industry and water management), say that this is their last chance, adding that the intervention by the Ministry was their last hope.

Dejan Georgievski
10/07/2013 - 22:01

The Association GONG, Zelena akcija (Friends of the Earth Croatia) and the Centre for Peace Studies accused the Government of Croatia of turning the public debate on governance and disposal of remaining state property into a face by sending...

Dejan Georgievski
05/07/2013 - 18:54

After trade unions and civil society associations identified the need for coordination of their activities for protection of human rights, they held the first of a series of working sessions-debates on Wednesday, June 3, 2013, in Zagreb, on the topic “Trade Unions and Associations: Extending the Area of Cooperation Among CSOs”.

Dejan Georgievski
27/06/2013 - 05:26

The Transparency International report ‘Buying Influence: Money and Elections in the Balkans’, launched on Tuesday, June 25, 2013, assessed transparency in election campaign financing in 2011-2012 in Croatia, Kosovo,...

Dejan Georgievski
18/06/2013 - 05:46

More than 15,000 citizens gathered for the 12th Zagreb Pride which was held last Saturday, June 15, 2013, in Zagreb. The Pride, under the slogan “This is a country for all of us”, passed through the streets of Zagreb from the Square of Victims of Fascism, the Square of Croatian Greats, the Ban Jelačić Square to Zrinjevac Park.