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Weekly report

Dejan Georgievski
13/05/2014 - 14:18

The countries of Western Balkans are all ranked in the group of “partially free” countries in the latest Freedom of the Press 2014 report, published by Freedom House. The best ranked, with a score of 10 out of possible 100 (the higher the score, the...

Dejan Georgievski
12/02/2014 - 18:22

The 2014 World Press Freedom Index, released by Reporters Without Borders earlier today, February 12, 2014, singled out Macedonia and Montenegro as the two countries in which press freedoms and freedom of expression continued to suffer serious setbacks in 2013.

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
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
05/12/2013 - 18:13

Transparency International’s Corruption Perceptions Index 2013 offers a warning that the abuse of power, secret dealings and bribery continue to ravage societies around the world. More than two thirds of the 177 countries in the 2013 index score below 50, on a scale from 0 (perceived to be...

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
12/11/2013 - 06:41

The Youth Centre “Kvart” marked November 9, the International Day against Fascism and Anti-Semitism with a gathering in Prijedor, under the motto “United against Fascism”.

Dejan Georgievski
01/10/2013 - 07:19

The International Day of the Freedom of Access to Information – the Right to Know Day – is observed on September 28, all over the world. In the democratic countries, the right to access information is considered a part of the body of fundamental human rights.
Below is a brief overview of events and activities organized on the Right to Know Day in the countries of our region of Western...