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„No Coal for Displaced Persons …“

Case update: Appeal to the Ministry for reconstruction, development and return of the Tuzla Canton.

At its regular session in August 2010, the Tuzla Canton (TC) Government approved the funding in the amount of more than KM 200.000 for coal purchase intended for the refugee settlements and most vulnerable categories of displaced persons residing in the individual accommodation.  These funds were intended for the persons residing in the refugee settlements, Dutch Government sponsored houses, providing that they met the set criteria.  However,

Visits to the Collective Centre Gronja Kolonija in Jablanica

The Mobile Team of Association ‘Vaša prava BiH’ Mostar, consisting of the lawyers providing free legal aid, visited the Municipality Jablanica and Collective Centre Gornja Kolonija on 15 February 2011, when they met with the Manager of this Collective Centre, Mr. Ramiz Rokša, and the residents of the Centre.

Support to the Endorsement to the Bill of Law on Amendments to the Law on Bar Examination in the Republic Srpska

Five civil society organizations are involved in systematic and  regular monitoring and evaluation of the reform measures and activities contained in the Action Plan for Justice Sector Reform Strategy of Bosnia and Herzegovina. These organizations are: Association for Democratic Initiatives – ADI, Helsinki Committee for Human Rights in Bosnia and Herzegovina – HCHR BiH, Association “Vaša prava Bosnia and Herzegovina”, Human Rights Office Tuzla, and Center for Civil Initiatives – CCI.

In that capacity the organizations support and encourage the activities in regard to the initiative and the Endorsement to the Bill of Law on Amendments to the Law on Bar Examination in the Republic Srpska, that will be disscused at the 4th session of the National Assembly of the Republic of Srpska on 22nd February 2011.

The letter of support sent to the minister, mr. Džerald Selman can be downloaded from here: The letter of support (Available only in local language)