PLEDGING, ADVOCATING, LOBBYING Feminist Guideline for Activists and Defenders of Women’s Rights in Bosnia and Herzegovina

PLEDGING, ADVOCATING, LOBBYING Feminist Guideline for Activists and Defenders of Women’s Rights in Bosnia and Herzegovina / Women’s Network Women’s movement in Bosnia and Herzegovina and civil society led by the feminist principles move “mountains” for almost three decades. Women in Bosnia and Herzegovina – feminists, activists and representatives of women’s rights from rural and…

PROCEDURES BEFORE CEDAW COMMITTEE AS AN OPPORTUNITY FOR IMPROVING STANDARDS OF PROTECTING RIGHTS OF WOMEN AT LOCAL AND INTERNATIONAL LEVEL

“Decisions of the CEDAW Committee where it is stated that some rights guaranteed by the CEDAW Convention were violated have however broader impact than complaint of an interested party or state related to certain complaint. In this sense, they present authentic interpretation of the obligations of all states that signed Convention. They are important because…

Podcast Stories under Masks, guest Tanja Stupar Trifunović

Writer Tanja Stupar Trifunović in a new podcast “Stories under Masks” talks on the emotion of confusion that prevailed in the last two months as we were bombarded by many various information and amplified war rhetoric on creepy terminology we accommodate and by additional traumas that we will have to face in the time ahead.…

Interview with Prof. Dr. Maja Sahadžić: Constitutional reform is not forbidden word but federalism is

Failure to execute the verdicts of the European Court for Human Rights points not only to inconsistence in non-compliance of the decisions delivered in Strasbourg but also that a priori commitment for international standards cannot overcome ethno-territorial dispute. The principle of parity in Bosnia and Herzegovina is strengthened by political parties which are based on…

Verdict ‘Baralija against BiH’ finally in the Parliament of BiH

On Wednesday, the session of the Common Collegium of both houses of Parliamentary Assembly of BiH will be held. Among other things, on the daily agenda is introduction with Information of finality of verdict and taking emergency measures of implementing orders of the European Court for Human Rights regarding verdict Baralija against Bosnia and Herzegovina.…

Interview Aida Baručija: You are woman, therefore you are important!

With representative in House of Representatives of the Parliamentary Assembly of Bosnia and Herzegovina in current mandate (2018-2022) and member of the Commission for Achieving Gender Equality of HR PABiH, Aida Baručija, we discuss gender equality as constitutional priority. She entered into Parliament on behalf Independent Block and we asked her for opinion on gender…

Podcast “Stories under Masks” with Tijana Cvjetićanin

Due to its size and inability of the experts to respond to the questions on how resolve pandemic, how long it will take to find vaccine, what is the actual number of the people in the world that has been infected, pandemic of COVID-19 showed to be fertile ground for millions of people across the…

How will pandemic impact the position of women?

Carlien Scheele is the new head of the European Institute for Gender Equality (EIGE), institution of the European Union established in 2006 in Vilnius. Based on the analysis and distribution of data the Institute develops measures for promoting gender equality in all policies of the European Union. Carlien Scheele became the head of the Institute from…