Why We Must Not Forget Srebrenica

Why We Must Not Forget Srebrenica

🕔10:28, 12.Jul 2018

Denial of the Srebrenica genocide must end, unprosecuted perpetrators must be tried and schoolchildren must be taught the truth about the massacres in July 1995, says Dunja Mijatovic, the Council of Europe’s Commissioner for Human Rights. Every July 11 since

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The Coalition for RECOM: “It is the obligation of countries to commemorate the Srebrenica Genocide Memorial Day”

The Coalition for RECOM: “It is the obligation of countries to commemorate the Srebrenica Genocide Memorial Day”

🕔09:36, 11.Jul 2018

On the occasion of July 11, the Srebrenica Genocide Memorial Day, the regional Coalition for RECOM pays tribute to the victims and calls for acceptance of the facts about the genocide determined in court and published in numerous judgements of

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Croatia’s ‘Feral Tribune’: The State Strikes Back

Croatia’s ‘Feral Tribune’: The State Strikes Back

🕔12:48, 5.Jul 2018

The second part of BIRN’s series on ‘Feral Tribune’ looks at how the Croatian authorities hit back against the iconic anti-establishment magazine, crippling the satirical publication’s finances with lawsuits and taxes. Author: Sven Milekic BIRN  After its launch in June 1993,

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The Turbulent Times of Croatia’s ‘Feral Tribune’

The Turbulent Times of Croatia’s ‘Feral Tribune’

🕔12:30, 5.Jul 2018

In the first of a two-part series, BIRN looks at the founding 25 years ago of ‘Feral Tribune’, a magazine that fought constant battles with Croatia’s 1990s regime and remains a symbol of independent journalism. Author: Sven Milekic BIRN  On the

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Johann-Philipp-Palm-Award for Freedom of Speech and the Press 2018 for Štefica Galić and Josephine Achiro Fortelo

Johann-Philipp-Palm-Award for Freedom of Speech and the Press 2018 for Štefica Galić and Josephine Achiro Fortelo

🕔10:28, 27.Jun 2018

Foto: Aleksandra Zaytseva The international Johann-Philipp-Palm-Award for Freedom of Speech and the Press 2018 will be awarded to human rights activist Štefica Galić from Bosnia and radio journalist Josephine Achiro Fortelo from South Sudan. The prize is worth a total

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Gendered Journey: Women’s Travelogue Subversion

Gendered Journey: Women’s Travelogue Subversion

🕔16:16, 14.May 2018

Photo: N1 BiH Book review: Marina Matešić and Svetlana Slapšak: Gender and the Balkans [Rod i Balkan]. Durieux, Zagreb, 2017. In Croatia since the 90s of the last century, term »the Balkans« brings to the national cultural and political elites

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Attacks and hate speech on social networks

Attacks and hate speech on social networks

🕔10:15, 17.Apr 2018

Journalists who critically write about the culture of impunity and nationalistic divisive rhetoric of political elites are, particularly under threat. Numerous journalists in Bosnia and Herzegovina are still facing attacks and harassment on the Internet and particularly on social networks.

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VARIAN FRY

VARIAN FRY

🕔10:10, 26.Jan 2018

Photo: ushmm.org Varian Fry (1907–1967) was an American journalist who helped anti-Nazi refugees escape from France. After Germany invaded France in June 1940, the Emergency Rescue Committee, a private American relief organization, sent Fry to France to aid anti-Nazi refugees who were

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Environmental DNA in subterranean biology: range extension and taxonomic implications for Proteus

Environmental DNA in subterranean biology: range extension and taxonomic implications for Proteus

🕔16:16, 25.Jan 2018

Photo: Zlatko Grizelj Špela Gorički, David Stanković, Aleš Snoj, Matjaž Kuntner, William R. Jeffery, Peter Trontelj, Miloš Pavićević, Zlatko Grizelj, Magdalena Năpăruş-Aljančič & Gregor Aljančič Photos: Zlatko Grizelj Abstract Europe’s obligate cave-dwelling amphibian Proteus anguinus inhabits subterranean waters of the north-western Balkan Peninsula. Because only fragments of its habitat are accessible to

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School for Critical Thinking

School for Critical Thinking

🕔12:29, 13.Oct 2017

Support us! EUR – IBAN: BA393381304821254154 SWIFT: UNCRBA 22 BAM – UniCredit Bank: 3381302221253738 Founder: Center for Critical Thinking in Mostar (CCM) During the ten-year work of the Center for Critical Thinking (CCM), in cooperation with the web portal Tacno.net, we have organized

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Grabar-Kitarović and Vučić on a joint mission to (de)stabilize the region

Grabar-Kitarović and Vučić on a joint mission to (de)stabilize the region

🕔11:49, 28.Sep 2017

The International Institute for Middle-East and Balkan Studies (IFIMES) in Ljubljana, Slovenia, regularly analyses events in the Middle East and the Balkans. IFIMES has prepared an analysis of the situation in view of destructive actions and politics led by the

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I FOUND MY OWN MICRO-PIECE OF THE PARADISE

I FOUND MY OWN MICRO-PIECE OF THE PARADISE

🕔13:10, 17.Sep 2017

Foto: Commonwealth Games Australia                                                                                       Pictura sine verbis poema est (Lat.)                                                          

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THE ETERNAL WOE OF SREBRENICA

THE ETERNAL WOE OF SREBRENICA

🕔10:42, 10.Jul 2017

                                                             Every genocide is followed by denial.                                                                

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NICOLAS MOLL: A positive hero for everyone? The memorialization of Srđan Aleksić in post-Yugoslav countries

NICOLAS MOLL: A positive hero for everyone? The memorialization of Srđan Aleksić in post-Yugoslav countries

🕔10:22, 4.Mar 2016

Since the end of the war in Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH), different attempts have been undertaken, especially by civil society actors, to promote stories of interethnic help and rescue which occurred during the war. Svetlana Broz published the book Good People

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Interview-Ron Haviv, photographer: Photography as an art of engagement

Interview-Ron Haviv, photographer: Photography as an art of engagement

🕔09:11, 18.May 2015

Photo Flickr Ron Haviv is one of the best photographers in a world. He documented some of the most horrible happenings in last thirty years. His photographs marked one era, and shifted the boundaries of documentary photography turning them into art.

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