Tag: hate speech

Video: Hate Crime and Hate Speech

Hatred motivated crimes are a criminal act motivated by hatred towards certain groups in a society. It consists of two elements

Tuzla: There cannot be room for prejudice in the professional police work”

As a part of the project „Fighting Hate Crime in BiH“, financed by the Permanent Mission of the Kingdom of The Netherlands to the OSCE in Vienna and implemented by Sarajevo Open Centre in partnership with OSCE Mission in BiH, a training was held for police officers of MoI’s of: Tuzlanski, Posavski and Bosansko-podrinjski Canton on the 15th of October in Tuzla.

Video: Prejudices and stereotypes

The truth is that every one of us said or thought about something that represents a stereotype or even a prejudice.

Thematic Session on Hate Crime Regulation in FBiH Parliament is Needed

Coalition for Combat against Hate Speech and Hate Crime has sent a proposition to the Parliament of FBiH House of Representatives’ Commission for Protection of Human Rights and Freedoms to organize a thematic session on the subject of adequate regulation of hate crimes within the Criminal Code of Federation of BiH. Such a session would … Continued

Education on Hate Crime for Police Officers Continues

In the past two years, Sarajevo Open Centre has organized individual trainings, and participated in the program of permanent education for police officers in the community in order to educate them on hate crimes issues, in cooperation with the Ministry of Internal Affairs of the Sarajevo Canton.