Initiative promoted in Banja Luka

Yesterday, on November 11, 2018 in Banja Luka, we held first in a series of street actions that are in agenda for this month. By sharing informative leaflets members of the Initiative explained what the Initiative stands for. We have also shared publication Guide through Constitution form W(omen) to A(mendments). We talked with citizens of…

Held meeting of the Initiative’s Coordination Committee

Yesterday, on October 29, 2018 in Sarajevo was held meeting of the Coordination Committee of the Initiative “Women Citizens for Constitutional Reform” where we have sum up previous activities of the Initiative, discussed activities that will be implemented till the end of the year and proposed activities that will improve work of the Initiative in…

Discrimination/General elections again discriminated Others

One more General elections in BiH have passed, third since the European Court for Human Rights have delivered verdict in the case “Sejdić and Finci against Bosnia and Herzegovina”. At the end of 2009, Court in Strasbourg has decided that Constitution of BiH violates human rights of minorities because citizens that do not belong to…

Treating infertility in FBiH: two attempts are not and cannot be sufficient

The Initiative “Women Citizens for Constitutional Reform” approves implementation of the Law on Treating Infertility by Medically Inserted Fertilization in FBiH which adoption was forcefully advocated through one of the constitutional priorities related to advocacy for adoption of the unique health, social and family protection for all citizens of BiH. Law on Treating Infertility by…

Women’s Network BiH Strategic Planning workshop

Representatives of the Initiative Women Citizens for Constitutional Reform is participating on the Women’s Network BiH Strategic Planning workshop that is held in Sarajevo from 15th till 18th of October 2018. Women’s Network BiH is non-formal group of civil society organizations and individuals that are advocating and dealing with women’s human rights and encouraging gender…

Finci: “I put an empty sheet into the ballot”

“Citizens of BiH who are not constituent peoples did not want to vote for a BiH Presidency member, especially since it was the agreement of the parties that members of one ethnicity should not elect representatives of another ethnicity, which will say that Bosniaks and Croats in the Republic of Srpska have no one to…

December requests 2014-2018

December requests 2014-2018 include 78 requests representing a list of priority and specific obligations for authority holders at all levels during the 2014-2018 mandate period. The requests were highlighted by Initiative for monitoring the EU integration of BiH in December 2014, and are available on this LINK. The above requirements are primarily focused on the…

Meeting with the Kvinna till Kvinna Foundation Goodwill ambassador

On the occasion of the 25th anniversary of the Kvinna till Kvinna Foundation work in BIH yesterday, on 9th of October 2018. a meeting was held with Alexandra Pascalidou, Kvinna till Kvinna Foundation Goodwill ambassador. The meeting was attended by representatives of nearly all organizations supported by this foundation. Journalist, activist, feminist Alexandru Pascalioda was…

Free legal aid to women election candidates for the first time in BiH

The Initiative “Women Citizens for Constitutional Reform” invites all women election candidates to complain on the inconsistencies during the elections in 2018. This is a unique opportunity to use free legal aid in order to prevent violation of the rights of candidates during per-election time. Several non-government organizations in Bosnia and Herzegovina have initiated this…