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Dejan Georgievski
31/01/2015 - 09:52

The Freedom in the World 2015, Freedom House’s annual report on the condition of political rights and civil liberties, that of the 195 countries assessed, 89 (46 percent) were rated Free, 55 (28 percent) Partly Free, and 51 (26 percent) Not Free.

Dejan Georgievski
09/02/2014 - 20:57

Valentina Pellizzer, executive directress of the Foundation OneWorld Platform for Southeast Europe, presented her own list of demands to BiH government after the social and civic rebellion last week in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Following is the full text of her demands, originally published on the...

Dejan Georgievski
31/01/2014 - 06:37

The countries of the Western Balkans joined the activities to mark the European Data Protection Day last Tuesday, January 28, 2014. The national bodies for protectioni of personal data organized a number of activities that aimed to emphasize the importance of that issue in the contemporary digital world that we live in.

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
11/12/2013 - 06:34

The Macedonian version of the mapirajnasilje.net platform for mapping of violence against women was launched on December 6, 2013 in Veles, under the auspices of the regional "Take Back the Tech" campaign, part of the global 16 Days of Activism Campaign.

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.

Dejan Georgievski
19/11/2013 - 08:15

The 5th Tolerance March, under the motto “There is Love for All in Macedonia – the Violence Doesn’t Start and Won’t End with Me!”, dedicated to the right to life free of violence, was held last Saturday, November 16, 2013, on the International Day of Tolerance.

Dejan Georgievski
21/10/2013 - 21:19

The civic initiative Voice of Common Sense – Movement for Secular Croatia (Glas razuma - Pokret za sekularnu Hrvatsku) and associations Protagora and David demand, in an...