There are no human rights without gender equality

Gender equality is the foundation of functional democratic ordered society. Gender equality is also integrated in all significant international documents and Bosnia and Herzegovina as the state signature of various international documents is obliged to fulfill all it signed for and has obligations towards citizens to implement principles of gender equality and to intensively work…

Human rights: Gender (in)equality in BiH Constitution Legal framework analysis and recommendations

Human rights based constitution Decades after the European Court of Human Rights ruled provisions of the Constitution of Bosnia and Herzegovina discriminatory based on ethnic and nationalist divisions, and minority violations, the status quo remains. While numerous reports demonstrate the failure of the Constitution and the Constitutional Court to protect and promote fundamental human rights,…

The Initiative presented in the cities of Tuzla Canton

Association HO Horizons as supporters and longtime members of the Initiative Women Citizens for Constitutional Reform presented from June 23 to July 14 work and priorities that the Initiative stands for. They introduced “Platform of Women’s Priorities with Amendments to the Constitution of BiH from a Gender Perspective” to citizens from five cities of Tuzla…

Alternative Report on the Application of Bosnia and Herzegovina for European Union Membership 2019-2020: Political criteria

Alternative Report of the Application of Bosnia and Herzegovina for European Union Membership 2019-2020: Political criteria is related to political criteria for EU membership and also includes Special Report on Local Elections in Mostar which were held in 2020 and impact of the COVID-19 restrictions on protection and implementation of human rights in Bosnia and…

Presentation of the Alternative Report on the Application of BiH for European Union Membership for 2019-2020

Today, on July 8, 2021, representative of the Initiative Women Citizens for Constitutional Reform attended presentation of the Alternative Report on the Application of Bosnia and Herzegovina for European Union Membership for 2019-2020: Political Criteria which was created by civil society organizations with coordination of the Initiative for Monitoring of EU Integrations. Alternative Report on…