Zagreb: Regional conference on combating discrimination

On 14 and 15 JanuZaključci sa konferencije u Zagrebuary 2011 the Centre for Peace Studies Zagreb organised a regional conference on anti-discrimination at the Human Rights House attracting many participants from the Republic of Croatia, Republic of Serbia and Bosnia and Herzegovina, among them also the lawyers of Association ‘Vaša prava BiH’.

The situation regarding the efforts to curb discrimination was analysed, as well as practical implementation of the laws prohibiting discimination in the region.

The participants reached the conclusions aimed at improving the efforts to curb discrimination.

In Bosnia and Herzegovina, the Law on Prohibition of Discrimination (Official Gazette BiH, 59/09) entered into force in August 2009 and Vaša prava BiH was first to implement the Law in practice, representing the victims of discrimination before the Municipal Courts.

the conclusions from the conference can be downloaded form this link or directly from our download section, but only in local language.