Tag: Gender sensitive language

Gender Sensitive Language in the Parliament of the Federation of BiH

The Initiative for introducing gender sensitive language in the Parliament of the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina was adopted on the 19th session of the House of Representatives of the FBiH Parliament. 70 MPs voted affirmatively for this Initiative. The Initiative is a product of joint collaboration of Sarajevo Open Centre, Foundation Friedrich Ebert and … Continued

We should not imply women in language

The second lecture of the fourth cycle of lectures and feminist discussions Somebody said feminism? took place on 4 April 2016 in the Museum of Literature and Theatre Arts of B&H, with the lecture by Sandra Zlotrg and Ismeta Dervoz, on the matter of the Language as the instrument for invisibility and discrimination of women.