The Network for Protection against Discrimination* at this moment has 14 active cases that are submitted to the Commission for Protection against Discrimination (The Commission), out of which in as much as 8 cases the deadline of 3 months has expired in which the Commission should determine whether there is discrimination. The deadline for taking action will expire in one week in the rest of...
The Monthly report on the human rights situation in the Republic of Macedonia for February 2013 includes the following topics: The Constitutional did not protect the autonomy of the University, Election of judges and prosecutors - danger of personnel deficit, Draft Law on the Bar Exam, Violation of the right to be tried within a reasonable time, Case of Viktor Kraljevski (parental rights) and...
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