30/10/2013 On the arrest of Beranselo locals – breakdown of justice

On the occasion of first arrests of Beranselo locals, who were sentenced to fines for the misdemeanor “Obstructing government officials from performing their duties”, six of […]

23/10/2013 HRA appeal following frequent attacks on members of LGBT community in Montenegro

Human Rights Action (HRA) strongly condemns the frequent attacks on members of LGBT community and their friends, which followed the Pride Parade, held in Podgorica on […]

23/10/2013 Media Self-Regulation Council accepted HRA complaint on the conduct of daily “Pobjeda”

Human Rights Action received yesterday, on 22 October 2013, the decision of the Media Self-Regulation Council (MSC) to accept the complaint that HRA submitted to this […]

17/10/2013 Press release on the International Day for Eradication of Poverty

On the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty, Human Rights Action reminds that this year: 1) the rate of value added tax was increased from […]

16/10/2013 Initiative to pardon citizens of municipality Beranselo submitted to the President of Montenegro

Initiative to pardon citizens of municipality Beranselo, who were sentenced to imprisonment and fines for “obstructing of official persons”, i.e. for peaceful protests through which they […]

11/10/2013 Human Rights Action supported the protest of the Media Trade Union of Montenegro

Around 100 journalists and representatives of civil society held a protest today in Podgorica, in front of the Ministry of the Interior, because of unresolved cases […]

10/10/2013 Proposal of 18 NGOs for amendments to the Law on Election of Councellors and Members of the Parliament for the purpose of providing higher level of involvement of women in political life of Montenegro

We inform the public that the NGOs Women’s Rights Center, Anima, Association of Paraplegics – Podgorica, Centre for Civic Education, Center for Democracy and Human Rights, […]

08/10/2013 HRA proposed amendments to the Draft Law on Amendments to the Law on Prohibition of Discrimination

On the occasion of tomorrow’s session of the Parliamentary Gender Equality Committee, when MPs will discuss the Draft Law on Amendments to the Law on Prohibition […]

04/10/2013 HRA on the adopted amendments to four proposed laws

Amendments to laws on the judiciary and the Constitutional Court that were adopted without public discussion represent yet another missed opportunity to adopt all the necessary […]

1/10/2013 Press release on planned activities within the project “Children, write to the Ombudsman!”

The Office of the Protector of Human Rights and Freedoms of Montenegro (Ombudsman) and Human Rights Action will conduct an intensive campaign in October within the […]