Category Archives: Anti-discrimination

GROUNG BRAKING DECISION THAT PROVES DISCRIMINATION AS PRECEDENT IN JUDICIAL PRACTICE IN OUR LEGAL SISTEM

DISCRIMINATION OF CHILDREN WITH INTELEKTUAL DISABILITY – GROUNG BRAKING DECISION THAT PROVES DISCRIMINATION AS PRECEDENT IN JUDICIAL PRACTICE IN OUR LEGAL SISTEM

Several years ago started a struggle of a little boy from Mostar to equality. Actually, his battle was nothing else but plain wishes to go to school with his peers, without being treated differently and looked upon for his intellectual disability.

Since little boy E.B. start education, his parents insisted to provide him with best possible education opportunities, with respect to his special need, but unfortunately for little E.B., continuation of his education was not made possible in lines with provision of Framework Law on primary and secondary education in BiH, Law on primary and secondary education in NHK and Bylaw on education of children with special educational needs in primary and secondary schools of HNK.

Meeting in Skopje:’Regional Support to the Marginalised Communities’

As the UNHCR’s implementing partner of the project ‘Regional Support to the Marginalised Communities’, ‘Vaša prava Bosnia and Herzegovina’ attended a regional meeting in Skopje on 27 and 28 January 2011.  In addition to UNHCR and ‘Vaša prava Bosnia and Herzegovina’, the meeting also gathered the representatives from Praxis (Serbia), CRP/K (Kosovo), Pravni centar (Montenegro), MYLA (Macedonia), as well as Human Rights Ombudsman (Croatia).

After the brief introduction and presentation about the results accomplished last year, the representatives of the above non-governmental organisations emphasized a necessity to amend the applicable Regional Memorandum on Understanding signed in 2009 under the sections pertaining to continuation of the regional cooperation and objectives to be achieved, when the participants reached an agreement about the nature of its amendments.