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Dejan Georgievski
06/11/2012 - 11:11

The Centre for LGBT Equality demanded from Vlatko Marković to act promptly on the decision of the Supreme Court of the Republic of Croatia that he, during his term as President of the Croatian Football Association (HNS), committed discrimination of LGBT persons with his statement that „homosexuals will not play in the national team for as long as he is president of HNS“ because „fortunately, only...

Dejan Georgievski
31/10/2012 - 11:32

Zelena Akcija (Friends of the Earth Croatia) and Green Istria, supported by several local citizens, filed a lawsuit, on October 29, 2012, with the Administrative Court in Rijeka, against the Ministry of Environmental Protection in which thez challenge the decision of the Ministry to issue environmental...

Dejan Georgievski
30/10/2012 - 11:22

Activists and supporters of the Zagreb Pride association held protests last Saturday, October 27, 2012, in front of the Macedonian Embassy, in Zvonimirova Street in Zagreb, against the grave violations of rights of LGBTIQ persons in Macedonia, who are subjected to public and media lynch.

Dejan Georgievski
17/10/2012 - 11:25

The survey on renewable energy sources in Slavonia, presented on October 11, 2012, in Osijek, shows that the local self-government units in the five districts in Slavonia (the easternmost region in Croatia) don’t offer sufficient stimulation for renewable energy projects and that the renewable energy potentials in the region are seriously underused.

Dejan Georgievski
16/10/2012 - 12:09

The Rails Girls global non-profit movement organizes a Ruby on Rails workshop in Zagreb, October 19-20, 2012. At the workshop, the participants will get introduced to tools that will allow them easier understanding of technology and development of their ideas.

Dejan Georgievski
01/10/2012 - 19:00

In this age in which what is called or, to be more accurate, self-appointed as feminism has definitely lost its critical edge towards the ruling social paradigm, but also towards sexism, philistine mentality produced by that paradigm, the book Feminism and How to Acquire It by Đurđa Knežević (Fraktura, Zagreb, 2012) appears as consolation that not all is lost, says...

Dejan Georgievski
25/09/2012 - 11:28

The Roma Education Fund (REF) laments the events of September 17, 2012, when the local population of the Gornji Hrašćan village in Međimurje prevented the Roma children from the biggest Roma settlement in Croatia – Parag, to enter the local school where they were to start their preschool education.

Dejan Georgievski
18/09/2012 - 11:58

The public opinion survey “Visibility and Public Perception of Civil Society Organizations in Croatia 2012”, commissioned by TACSO Office in Croatia and conducted by the...