Listen to the radio show on health care approach

Last week, to be exactly on April 2, 2018, the Initiative “Women Citizens for Constitutional Reform” in cooperation with the Federal Radio has broadcasted radio show “Human Rights” hosted by Zlata Behram. The subject of the radio show was titled “Approach to Health Care Far Away from Equal and Civil Treatment”. Our question is whether…

Announcement: Radio show on unequal access to health care in BiH

At the moment, radio show “Human Rights” is broadcasted at Federal Radio prepared and hosted by Zlata Behram. The radio show is implemented by the Initiative “Women Citizens for Constitutional Reform” in cooperation with Federal Radio. We are talking about unequal treatment towards health care for all citizens of Bosnia and Herzegovina. Some of the…

We have no civic, let alone gender equality

Since Bosnia and Herzegovina two years ago officially sent the application for membership in European Union, publicity had been debating more rigorously on the necessity of constitutional amendments in order to establish gender equality. This would insure general rights for all citizens in BiH, said journalist and activist Masha Durkalić and member of the Commission…

Meeting of the Coordinating Committee of the Initiative

Members of the Coordinating Committee of the Initiative “Women Citizens for Constitutional Reform” had a regular meeting on March 26, 2018 in Teslić where they summed up and validated implemented activities of the Initiative in the past six months. Members of the Initiative have also discussed the upcoming activities that Initiative will implement, the challenges…

Conclusions of the Conference “BiH between Constitutional Reform and European Union: Perspectives of the Citizen’s State and Requests for Equality”

Commission for Gender Equality of the House of Representatives of the Parliamentary Assembly of BiH, the Initiative “Women Citizen’s for Constitutional Reform”, Agency for Gender Equality and Ministry for Human Rights and Displaced Persons of BiH held conference on March 5, 2018 in Sarajevo with the aim to open discussion on challenges Bosnia and Herzegovina…

Health care and discrimination of women

Round table “Health Care and Discrimination of Women” was held in Bosansko Grahovo on March, 7, 2018 and was organized by A.C. Grahovo and the Initiative “Women Citizens for Constitutional Reform”. Participants of the round table pointed to multiple discrimination of women when exercising health care rights. They also discussed special medical examinations of women…

Gender equality is not a possibility or an option but an obligation

Member of the Initiative “Women Citizens for Constitutional Reform” has participated in thematic session of the Commission for Gender Equality of the House of Representatives of Parliamentary Assembly of BiH titled “Upcoming General Elections 2018” where was stated the following: “Bosnia and Herzegovina has a large number of strong, educated and capable women that should…

Women’s Day march “Are we WORKequal?”

Several organizations held yesterday in Banja Luka “Women’s Day March” titled “Are we WORKequal?” March that started before National Theater of RS and ended up on the Krajina Square was organized by Helsinki Citizens’ Assembly, Association “Sharp Zero”, Foundation United Women, BASOC, Youth Center KVART, Banja Luka Center for Human Rights, Initiative “Women Citizens for…

Initiative had a meeting with Senad Šepić

Representatives of the Initiative “Women Citizens for Constitutional Reform” yesterday, on March 6, 2018 had a meeting with Senad Šepić who is the president of the Independent Block and representative in the Parliamentary Assembly of BiH. The attitude of the Independent Block is that negotiations on the constitutional reform should include public opinion – academic…