Meeting with Svetozar Pudarić

On April, 24, 2019, members of the Initiative “Women Citizens for Constitutional Reform” met with Svetozar Pudarić, former president of FBiH and member of the SDP BiH. On this occasion the Initiative “Women Citizens for Constitutional Reform”, platform of the priorities and previous activities of the Initiative were presented. By expressing his support to advocacy…

On fragmented health care system on Federal Radio!

The thematic radio show “Human Rights” on the Federal Radio directed and hosted by Zlata Behram that was broadcasted on Monday, April 22, 2019 opened the topic “Fragmentation of the Health Care System – Problems and Possible Systematic Solutions”. The initiators of the show were members of the Initiative “Women Citizens for Constitutional Reform” that…

Alternative Report on Application of BiH for EU Membership 2019: Political Criteria

Members of the Initiative “Women Citizens for Constitutional Reform” have participated in writing the Alternative Report on Application of BiH for EU Membership 2019: Political Criteria that was presented today, April 23, 2019 in Sarajevo. The report is a document created by non-formal coalition of forty (40) civil society organizations gathered around Initiative for Monitoring…

More than 400.000 BH citizens cannot candidate for Presidency

“The data that 400.000 citizens of BiH do not have the passive voting right when electing members of the Presidency of BiH is quite intimidating. A state cannot be really democratic if 12% of their population is “legally” discriminated. However, though there is  responsibility of foreign creators and those who wish to preserve Dayton BiH…

BiH without person in Parliament of the Council of Europe!

The Initiative “Women Citizens for Constitutional Reform” finds to be disgraceful that the Parliamentary Assembly of BiH did not nominate representative in the Parliament of the Council of Europe and therefore this state will be without its representative in this institution in 2019. The Initiative finds that this is not a significant indicator in the…

“Women’s perspective is perspective of the margin“!

Zilka Spahić-Šiljak, PHD, TPO foundation In TV show In medias res, broadcasted on March 31, 2019 on the BHT1organized by Forum ZFD-Bosnia and Herzegovina and BHT1 in cooperation with the Initiative “Peace with Women’s Face” has spoken Zilka Spahić-Šiljak, PHD, from TPO Foundation. Dr.Spahić – Šiljak has discussed insufficient involvement of women in the processes…

The Initiative presented at the regional conference in Belgrade

The Initiative “Women Citizens for Constitutional Reform” presented in Belgrade at the regional conference “For More Women at the Decision Making Positions” held on March 26, 2019. On the Initiative itself, importance of including women in political life, the process of including women in the constitutional reforms in BiH, has spoken Nedžada Avdić, politician and…

French Academy engenders women professions and Constitution of BiH is still using only male gender!

The Initiative “Women Citizens for Constitutional Reform”  supports the attempts of the French government to engender the titles for women’s professions. Unlike France, BiH is few steps behind. For years the Initiative “Women Citizens for Constitutional Reform” is working on the processes of constitutional reforms pointing to lack of the gender sensitive language in the…

Women marched through Banja Luka (PHOTO)

Author: mondo.ba „Solidarity against Institutional Violence towards Women” is this year parole “International Women’s Day March”, held for the eighth year in Banja Luka. Photo: Mondo/Nebojša Šatara Representatives of the non-government sector used this occasion to read proposal for amending Law on Protection from Domestic Violence in Republic of Srpska. By stressing out this year parole…