The members of the Network for Protection against Discrimination strongly condemn the event at the shopping mall Skopje City Mall, whose management through an e-mail sent to the firm Land Service, on January 9th 2013 asked the persons who are members of the Roma community not to be engaged in work tasks for maintaining hygiene in the food section.
We emphasize that the Commission for...
Today is the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination. This year the focus of the UN is on sport as an activity through which awareness could be raised about dealing with racial discrimination. In today’s speech the UN-Secretary General Ban Ki-moon stated:
“We must join forces to end racism and sport can help us reach this goal. On this international day recommit to ending...
The Helsinki Committee for Human Rights of the Republic of Macedonia, in accordance with Article 23, paragraph 1, line 2 and Article 53, paragraphs 2 and 3 of the Law on Associations and Foundations (Official Gazette No. 52/2010 and 135 2011), publishes its Financial Report for 2012.
The Financial Report can be downloaded at the following link
The Monthly report on the human rights situation in the Republic of Macedonia for January 2013 includes the following topics: Ombudsman; Civil Initiative AMAN; Hate Speech; Discrimination against Bosnians, members of political party councils and pre-trial detainees; and Roma and the education system.
The monthly report can be downloaded at the following link
Report on the visit of the Helsinki Committee to the special institutions and psychiatric hospitals in the Republic of Macedonia for 2011 and 2012
The Helsinki Committee for Human Rights in July 2011 started with the implementation of the project “Monitoring the Implementation of the National Preventive Mechanism for Prevention of Torture or Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment on the...
The Helsinki Committee, in line with its mission and vision for monitoring the situation with human rights in the Republic of Macedonia, closely monitored the protests on December 24th, 2012 in front of the Assembly of the Republic of Macedonia. Besides documenting the protests, representatives of the Committee were able to follow part of the developments inside the building of the Assembly,...