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Civil society

Dejan Georgievski
14/02/2014 - 10:18

All modern constitutions guarantee the fundamental human rights and freedoms, freedom of speech, freedom of expression. They all prohibit censorship. So does the Constitution of Bosnia and Herzegovina, too. However, these days even more than usual, these freedoms are attacked through different channels.

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Dejan Georgievski
11/02/2014 - 11:59

Boro Kontić, the Director of Mediacentre Sarajevo, in an editorial written for the Novinarstvo Magazine of the Mediacentre, provoked by the media coverage of last week's social rebelion in BiH, writes about the pervasive control that politics have over the media in Bosnia and Herzegovina.

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
04/02/2014 - 22:10

The Okvir Association, the Banja Luka Association of Queer Activists (BUKA) and the Foundation OneWorldSEE condemn the hate-motivate violence against the activists and participants of the "Merlinka" Festival of LGBT Film in Sarajevo...

Dejan Georgievski
14/01/2014 - 22:41

The participants of the “I Know, I Think, I Participate” Conference, organized on January 1, 2014, in Vukovar, by the Croatian Youth Network, Centre for Peace...

Dejan Georgievski
09/01/2014 - 21:19

The Civic Alliance (CA) expressed, in a public statement issued on January 4, 2014, its dissatisfaction with the work of the Office of Public Prosecution of Montenegro, primarily because of its illegal actions regarding criminal charges filed by the association and other problems identified by CA in its past work.

Dejan Georgievski
08/01/2014 - 12:52

The Serbian office of the Balkan Investigative Reporting Network (BIRN Serbia) launched the new portal www.meravlade.rs, which evaluates the extent to which the parties of the Government coalition met the promises made during the Election campaign in the Spring of 2012.

Dejan Georgievski
22/12/2013 - 16:32

Aiming to be better prepared for their tasks and obligations as civil servants and to eliminate linguistic barriers, Serb community officials from Vushtrri/Vučitrn municipality have attended an Albanian language course.