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Dejan Georgievski
02/09/2014 - 09:12

Zelena akcija (Friends of the Earth Croatia) and Parkticipacija initiative demanded, in a performance held on August 28, 2014 in front of Zagreb City Hall, changes of the proposed Waste Management Plan (WMP) of the City of Zagreb. They believe that the existing proposal...

Dejan Georgievski
27/08/2013 - 10:49

The Eko Kvarner environmental association said, in a public statement of August 25, 2013, that the decision of the Government of Croatia to reject the initiative for consultative referendum in the two counties that will feel direct influence of the planned Plomin C coal-fired powerplant, was an attempt to ignore the problem under the guise of “bizarre” explanation.

Dejan Georgievski
10/05/2013 - 01:17

Greenpeace, Zelena akcija (Friends of the Earth Croatia) and Zelena Istra environmental associations held a protest action in Plomin yesterday, May 9, 2013, to warn about the far-reaching negative consequences of the project to...

Dejan Georgievski
18/01/2013 - 12:18

Several hundred citizens gathered last Wednesday, January 16, 2013, at the „Common Sense Gatherings“ in Split and Zagreb, organized by the Youth of Split FOR Health Education and the Coordination of Associations for Secular Croatia, respectively, to support the Government's programme for creation of school curricula.

Dejan Georgievski
09/01/2013 - 10:15

A public opinion poll shows that 56.2% of the citizens of Croatian don't want any meddling by the Church in the national education system. On the other hand, 35% of the polled citizens believe that sexual education, as a part of health education curriculum, is unacceptable for catholics and that parents should have a say and a choice what kind of education their children will have.

Dejan Georgievski
27/12/2012 - 14:35

After the attack campaign that the Catholic Church in Croatia, supported by Catholic civic associations such as GROZD (Voice of Parents for the Children) launched against the newly introduced health education curriculum that covers the subject of sexuality, Civic Action association (Građanska akcija) demanded from the Prime Minister Zoran Milanović to take a firm stance towards the Church. 

Dejan Georgievski
19/10/2012 - 11:27

The environmentalist associations “Eko-Stop” from Skopje, “Vila Zora” from Veles, “Grašnica“ from Ohrid and “Molika” from Bitola announced, on October 16, the start of implementation of “Protect Our Future” Project, with an initiative for legal definition of areas in which heavy industry will be allowed to be built and developed in Macedonia.

Dejan Georgievski
25/07/2012 - 11:41

The World Wide Fund for Nature WWF warned yesterday, July 24, 2012, the public and governments of Croatia and Bosnia and Herzegovina about the serious defects of hydro-energy projects Dubrovnik II, Dabar-Gornji Horizonti and Ombla hydro-power plants (HPP)  which, if realized, may have significant adverse effects on the basin and the delta of Neretva river and the population that lives along the...