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Social exclusion

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
12/06/2013 - 05:47

The Institute for Development Policy (INDEP) organized a round-table discussion, on June 5, 2013, in which it presented the publication “Coverage of Minority Communities in the Print Media of Kosovo”.

Dejan Georgievski
07/03/2013 - 06:20

Members of the humanitarian organisation Handikos protested on Monday in Mitrovicë/Mitrovica requesting the release of their premises, taken by RTV Mitrovica, daily Koha Ditore reports.

“We do not care about the problems between RTV Mitrovica, the Municipality, and the Court,” Sadije Sadiku, a member of Handikos stated.

She also said, “We want the usurper to release our premises because we have...

Dejan Georgievski
21/02/2013 - 11:33

The chairperson of Albania’s Central Election Commission (CEC) Lefteri Lleshi met yesterday, February 20, 2013, with the representatives of the Association of People with Special Needs to discuss the inclusion of persons with special needs in the coming Parliamentary Elections, Shekulli daily reports.

Leaders of the Association expressed their gratitude to CEC chairperson for her...

Dejan Georgievski
25/12/2012 - 08:31

The activist platform LiceUlice celebrated, on December 20, at Belgrade's 12 Hub Gallery, the second anniversary of the organisation with the regional exhibition of posters and infographics “For Good Reasons”, screening of a short film about the Vreva street festival. LiceUlice also used the occasion to announce new activities and initiatives.

Dejan Georgievski
20/09/2012 - 13:08

The first issue of street magazine Lice v Lice appeared on the streets of Skopje at the start of this week. The magazine is the Macedonian edition of the LiceUlice street magazine that first apeared in Belgrade, published by Regional Activism Platform LICEULICE. The Macedonian edition is published by the Centre...

Dejan Georgievski
14/09/2012 - 11:17

The Ludwig Boltzmann Institute of Human Rights, Vienna, invites interested parties to submit proposals for evaluation of the project “Social Inclusion and Human Rights in Macedonia”.

The evaluation will be done by an evaluation team (senior and junior expert/evaluator), who need to have experience in evaluating development projects on the basis of the Human Rights Based Approach. Knowledge of the regional language(s) will be considered an asset.

Dejan Georgievski
13/04/2012 - 07:07

On Sunday, April 8, the International Roma Day was marked in Serbia with a gathering held at the Serbian Parliament (Skupština), which concluded that the state has worked hard to improve the status of the Roma over the past several years, with the emphasis on the need to terminate sub-standards Roma slums and secure proper accommodation for the residents.