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March 5, 2002

Truth and reconciliation

A project on truth as a vehicle to reconciliation and confidence has been initiated by several human rights organisations in Bosnia and Herzegovina. (5 March, 2002)
 
 

February 1, 2002

New organizations

The Helsinki Citizen’s Assembly Sarajevo and NGO Information and Support Center have left their offices at the Human Rights House of Sarajevo due to financial problems. Two new organizations have moved in: The women’s organization “Zene zenama” and Association of Citizens “Youth Against AIDS.” (February, 2002)

 

January 1, 2002

7000 wanted free legal aid

More than 7000 citizens adressed the free Legal Service at the Human Rights House of Sarajevo in 2001, asking for protection of their human rights. Read more (January, 2002)
 

January 1, 2002

Journalists threatened

Media workers and their families are being blackmailed, pressurised and threatened with death. The governmental authorities encourage the atmosphere of fear, according to a new report from the Helsinki Committee for Human Rights in Bosnia and Herzegovina. Read more (January, 2002)
 

January 1, 2002

Penal institutions lack funds

Insufficient money makes it extremely difficult for the administration management to ensure normal work and functioning at penal institutions in Bosnia and Herzegovina, according to a new report from the Helsinki Committee for Human Rights in BiH.Read more (January, 2002)