Spomenik miru u Bosni i Hercegovini postavljen u Banjaluci/Monument to Commemorate Peace in Bosnia and Herzegovina Unveiled in Banja Luka

12 January 2021 – Twenty five years ago, on 14 December 1995 the Dayton Peace Agreement was signed in Paris, France, and it ended the war in Bosnia and Herzegovina. On the same date, twenty five years latter, the United Women Foundation from Banja Luka unveiled the monument to commemorate peace. This symbol of peace …

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BiH: Inicijativa za unapređenje zdravstvene zaštite žrtava nasilja/BiH: Initiative for Improving Health Protection for Victims of Violence

12 January 2021 – At the end of December 2020, the United Women Foundation from Banja Luka, Bosnia and Herzegovina submitted the initiative to the Ministry of Health and Social Protection of the Republika Srpska aimed for improving position of victims of domestic violence and their access to health protection. The initiative advocates for harmonization …

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BiH: 16 Days of Activism with a Focus on Violation of Women’s Rights During Covid 19 Pandemic/BiH: 16 dana aktivizma sa fokusom na kršenje prava žena tokom pandemije Covid 19

26 November 2020 – For the past twenty years, Foundation United Women from Banja Luka, BiH commemorates the global campaign 16 Days of Activism Against Gender Violence, which begins on 25 November, the International Day of Combating Violence Against Women, and end on 10 December, the International Human Rights Day. The Campaign started with the …

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BiH: Potrebne izmjene krivičnog procesnog zakonodavstva u pravcu bolje zaštite prava žrtava/B&H: Changes of the Criminal Procedure Codes Needed Toward Better Protection of Victims

12. novembar 2020.g. – Rezultati praćenja krivičnih postupaka u oblasti rodno zasnovanog nasilja u BiH ukazuju da se žene koje su preživjele nasilje suočavaju da brojnim poteškoćama u ostvarivanju svojih prava u postupcima koji se vode protiv počinilaca nasilja. Fondacija Udružene žene Banja Luka je u saradnji sa partnerskim organizacijama i uz podršku Fondacije Kvinna …

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B&H: Women Victims of Violence Recognized as Beneficiaries of Free Legal Aid/BiH: Žene žrtve nasilja prepoznate kao korisnice besplatne pravne pomoći

13 July 2020 – A new Law on Free Legal Aid has entered into force In the Republika Srpska, which recognizes victims of domestic violence as beneficiaries of free legal aid according to the criteria of personal characteristics or status. The Law gives victims priority over other applicants in marital and family proceedings, and stipulates …

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Bosnia and Herzegovina: Council of Ministers Adopted Concluding Comments and Recommendations of the CEDAW Committee/Bosna i Hercegovina: Savjet ministara usvojio zaključna zapažanja i preporuke CEDAW Komiteta

9 July 2020 – The Council of Ministers of the Bosnia and Herzegovina recently adopted the Information on Concluding Comments on 6th Report of the Bosnia and Herzegovina on Implementation of the Convention on Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women for the Period 2013 – 2016, and recommendations for the institutions of the …

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B&H: Weak Progress in Judicial Protection of Women from Violence/BiH: Ograničen napredak u sudskoj zaštiti žena od nasilja

29 January, 2020 – During 2019, the Foundation “United Women” Banja Luka conducted new cycle of monitoring judicial proceedings for criminal and minor offence cases of sexual and gender based violence against women and children of both sexes in the Republika Srpska. As a part of this process, qualitative analysis of five (5) verdicts for …

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