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Dejan Georgievski
12/06/2013 - 17:36

The Focus Foundation presented yesterday, June 11, 2013, in Veles, its new web application www.prioriteti.focus.org.mk which aims to improve and increase the interaction of the citizens with the municipal administrations to realize their rights, regulate their obligations and demand services from the...

Dejan Georgievski
05/06/2013 - 23:30

The Association for Progressive Communications (APC) from Johannesburg, South Africa, in a public statement released yesterday, 4 June 2013, expressed its support to the Macedonian civil society organizations in their fight for freedom of speech and...

Dejan Georgievski
02/06/2013 - 12:08

Several hundred citizend responded to the call issued by a group of civic organisations and turned out in a peaceful protest in front of the Assembly of Macedonia on May 29, demanded that the propsed changes to the Law on Aborions that were introduced for urgent adoption procedures to be withdrawn from the agenda of that day's session of the Assembly.

Dejan Georgievski
30/05/2013 - 09:24

This is the second part of the analysis on the trend in the media to ignore the problems of people with disabilities, by human rights expert Žarko Trajanovski, originally published on...

Dejan Georgievski
30/05/2013 - 08:01

The Media Development Centre (MDC) presented, at “The Future of Media Regulation in Macedonia” conference held last Monday, May 27, 2013 at the Aleksandar Palace Hotel in Skopje, the Analysis of the Draft-Law on Media and Audiovisual Media Services, prepared under the auspices of USAID Programme for Media Legal Reform and Responsible Media.

Dejan Georgievski
30/05/2013 - 07:09

The use of respectful terms for people with disabilities is a special ethical challenge, because disrespectful language can cause a feeling of exclusion, writes human rights expert Žarko Trajanovski in the analysis originally published on the blogsite mediumi.kauza.mk. The first part of his analysis follows.

Dejan Georgievski
20/05/2013 - 21:37

The Helsinki Committee for Human Rights of the Republic of Macedonia presented today, May 20, 2013, the portal “Report Hate-Crimes” (www.zlostorstvaodomraza.com) which allows the citizens to report hate-crimes and hate-incidents. The portal offers a map with registered and reported hate...