Final workshop on legal position and access to justice for woman in BiH

Final workshop on project „ Strengthening of judical and administrative response to women`s rights and freedoms in BiH“ conducted by Association „Vaša prava BiH“ with support of the Canada Fund for Local Initiatives (CFLI), was held on the February 13th 2015 in Hollywood Hotel in Sarajevo.

The workshop was organized on the principle of interactive dialogue and group discussions with exchange of opinions, knowledge and experiences of all participants, and its main goal was to bring together a group of experts and other interested parties in order to present „Analysis on the Women`s Legal Status and Access to Justice in BiH“ and inform participants with findings and conclusions of the research and analysis which was conducted on beneficiaries of legal aid in Bosnia and Herzegovina.

the analyses can be downloaded from here in both languages:

PRAVNI POLOŽAJ I PRISTUP PRAVDI ŽENA U BIH (830 downloads)

ANALYSIS OF THE LEGAL POSITION AND ACCESS TO JUSTICE OF WOMEN IN BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA (1097 downloads)

Workshop was focused on legal gaps and legal deficiencies that leave space for the possibility of inconsistent implementation of regulations in terms of effective access to justice for vulnerable woman in BiH. In the second part of workshop, lawyers from Association „Vaša prava BiH“ pointed out the major issues of implementation of existing regulations in terms of legal protection with focus on representation of beneficiaries before competent authorities and legal aid to vulnerable women, and considering decisive factors for development of awareness of beneficiaries about their rights and means of legal protection.