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30/07/2021

URGENTLY PROVIDE IDENTIFICATION OF POLICE OFFICERS WITH VISIBLE MARKINGS

The Human Rights Action (HRA) strongly condemns the latest case of citizen abuse by the Police Directorate officers in Cetinje and expresses serious concern over the […]
06/07/2021

29 YEARS WITHOUT JUSTICE FOR FAMILY KLAPUH

Today marks 29 years since Hasan, Ferida and Sena Klapuh from Foča (Bosnia & Herzegovina), were murdered in Plužine (Montenegro) on 6th of July 1992 by […]
05/07/2021

FOREIGN FORENSIC SPECIALISTS CONFIRM ALLEGATIONS OF VICTIMS OF POLICE TORTURE IN THE INVESTIGATION OF “BOMB ATTACKS” – HRA EXPECTS URGENT REACTION FROM POLICE AND STATE PROSECUTOR’S OFFICE

Foreign forensic experts of international renown have prepared reports on the injuries of Jovan Grujičić and Marko Boljević, who reported police torture in May last year […]
05/07/2021

PROTEST AGAINST STATE SUPPORT OF VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN AND CHILDREN

NGOs dealing with human rights and protection from domestic violence and violence against women strongly protest against the decision of the President of Montenegro, Milo Đukanović, […]
30/06/2021

The implementation of the War Crimes Investigation Strategy in Montenegro lets down expectations

Podgorica, PR Centre – The implementation of the War Crimes Investigation Strategy in Montenegro has let down expectations due to insufficient political and public will to […]
28/06/2021

IN MONTENEGRO WITHOUT JUSTICE FOR GOLI OTOK’S VICTIMS

Regarding the news that the best conceptual solution has been chosen for the Golotočkih žrtava square in Podgorica, the HRA reminds that Montenegro is the only […]
18/06/2021

11 NGOs: ADOPTION OF RESOLUTION ON SREBRENICA AND DISMISSAL OF MINISTER LEPOSAVIĆ A GREAT STEP FOR MONTENEGRO AND THE REGION

Human Rights Action (HRA), Center for Civic Education (CCE), Association of Lawyers of Montenegro, ADAMAS, ANIMA – Center for Women’s and Peace Education, Women’s Rights Center, […]
11/06/2021

PROTEST AGAINST REDUCING THE AGE FOR RETIREMENT THROUGH THE “SMALL DOORS” AND WITHOUT PUBLIC DEBATE

The Human Rights Action (HRA)  protests against the adoption through the “small doors”, without the necessary public debate, amendments to the Labor Law, which reduced the […]
03/06/2021

9 NGOs CALL ON THE MONTENEGRIN PARLIAMENT TO ADOPT SREBRENICA GENOCIDE ACKNOWLEDGMENT RESOLUTION

Human Rights Action (HRA), Center for Civic Education (CCE), ADAMAS, ANIMA – Center for Women’s and Peace Education, Women’s Rights Center, Montenegrin Committee of Lawyers for […]
01/06/2021

12 NGOs: GOVERNMENT AND BAR ASSOCIATION MUST URGENTLY ENTER INTO NEGOTIATIONS TO UNBLOCK THE JUDICIAL SYSTEM

Association of Lawyers of Montenegro, European Association for Law and Finance (EALF), Human Rights Action (HRA), Women’s Rights Centre, Centre for Civic Education (CGO), Association of […]
27/05/2021

PUBLISHING OF SECRET VIDEO FOLLOWED BY A CRIMINAL CHARGE OF THE DEMOCRATS AGAINST JOURNALIST TAMARA NIKČEVIĆ UNDERMINE PRIVACY AND MEDIA FREEDOM

The Human Rights Action (HRA) considers publishing of a secret recording of a private conversation of the Radio and Television of Montenegro (RTCG) journalist Tamara Nikčević […]
14/05/2021

THE ROLE OF MONTENEGRO IN THE WARS OF THE 1990s: “FROM A CONSISTENT WARRIOR TO AN (UN)WILLING ALLY”

Montenegrin citizens do not know enough about Montenegro’s participation in the wars in the former SFR Yugoslavia from 1991 to 1999, according to the public opinion […]