Press

Here you can find texts, online and TV articles about Sarajevo Open Centre.
This texts/videos/articles present our activities, projects and our work in general.
We are not in the position to document all media articles which present our work but these are some of the most important.

Bosnia Daily: Half of Recorded Hate Crimes Prosecuted, One in Eight Perpetrators Punished

24 hate crimes were recorded in Bosnia in 2015, according to the OSCE human rights office. 12 cases were prosecuted and 3 perpetrators were sentenced, said the Office for...

PABiH: Representatives of the Parliamentary Assembly of BiH talked to the members of the Solidarity Network for LGBTI persons of Armenia and Georgia

The Chairman of the Committee for Gender Equality of the House of Representatives of the BiH Parliamentary Assembly (PABiH), Mirsad Isaković, the Committee member, Maja Gasal...

Deutsche Welle: Gays in Bosnia still living life in the closet

Source: Deutsche Welle Bosnia-Herzegovina is trekking the long road toward joining the EU. Along for the ride are an uncounted number of LGBT individuals still living in a...

BOSNIA DAILY: Progress Was Only Formal: Alternative Report

Democratic performance of parliaments and governments at the state, entity and cantonal levels are extremely poor, with an alarming continuity of decline in quality of democratic...

Federation of BiH finally adopts hate crime regulation

Six years after Republika Srpska and Brčko District, Federation of BiH also regulated hate crimes through its Criminal Code. The amendments to the Criminal Code of FBiH including...

Photographers Without Borders: Sarajevo’s first unofficial pride parade

By Mel Hattie, Photographers Without Borders Sarajevo is a city unlike my own. The language is Bosnian; Islam is the majority religion; the coolest place to hang out is an old...