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Dejan Georgievski
21/03/2014 - 16:40

The countries of Western Balkans will join the 2014 edition of the global volunteering action "EarthHour", organized by the World Wide Fund for Nature.

Dejan Georgievski
18/02/2014 - 19:19

The activists of Zelena Akcija (Friends of the Earth Croatia) and Zelena Istra (Green Istria) environmental associations held a protest action last Friday, February 14, 2014, in front of “Parentium” Hotel in Poreč, on the eve of the electoral convention of the Istrian Democratic Assembly (...

Dejan Georgievski
19/12/2013 - 15:22

Representatives of Croatian trade unions and civic associations demanded, in a protest action held last Monday, December 16, 2013, on St. Mark’s Square in Zagreb, from the Government of Croatia to retract its decision to give national motorways on long-term concession.

Dejan Georgievski
17/12/2013 - 06:50

The International Human Rights Day, December 10, was marked last Tuesday in the countries of our region, too. In Bosnia and Herzegovina, activists in Prijedor and Sarajevo organized protest marches to demand greater respect and protection for human rights.

Dejan Georgievski
13/12/2013 - 06:21

Representatives of Kosovo institutions, the Ombudsperson, the Police, and organisations dealing with protection of women’s rights said on Monday, December 9, that violence against women should stop.
 
They made their call in a conference organised to mark the end of activities of the “16 days of activism to end violence against women” awareness raising campaign organised by the UNDP and Kosovo Police, Kosovo daily...

Dejan Georgievski
27/11/2013 - 09:36

Last Monday, November 25, 2013, the International Day for Elimination of the Violence against Women was observed all over the world, marking the start of the “16 Days of Activism against Gender Violence” campaign which will end on December 10, the International Human Rights Day.

Dejan Georgievski
26/11/2013 - 10:53

The "16 Days of Activism against Gender-Based Violence” is a global campaign joined by 1,700 organizations in more than 100 countries all over the world. The 2013 campaign officially started yesterday, November 25, on the International Day for Elimination of Violence against Women, and will be concluded on December 10, on the International Human Rights...

Dejan Georgievski
25/11/2013 - 06:44

Youth Initiative for Human Rights Kosovo (YIHR KS) published, on November 14, 2013, the latest report on the position of the LGBT community in Kosovo. The survey was conducted over the last year and included interviews with state officials (human rights units), judges, police officers, medical professionals and interviews with the LGBT community in Kosovo.