Tag: sexual orientation

Mediacentar: Will Facebook Groups End All Violent Behaviour?

Lejla Huremović, an activist who monitors and analyzes media coverage of LGBTI issues, and has a broad insight into the presentation of this community in public and social networks, to our question on whether she believes that Facebook groups that address the issue of violence can raise awareness so that individuals would do some concrete actions against violence, notes that through today’s education, young people unfortunately do not get the opportunity to learn to think critically.

A new monitoring of implementation of CM/Rec(2010)5in Bosnia and Herzegovina

Sarajevo Open Centre is participating, under sponsorship organisation ILGA-Europe, in a project of monitoring the implementation of the Committee of Ministers’ Recommendation on measures to combat discrimination on grounds of sexual orientation or gender identity (adopted on 31st of March 2010). In 2013, Sarajevo Open Centre started collecting data on work of Bosnian authorities regarding … Continued

Video: Sexual orientation

Sexual orientation is a personal feature of every person and any form of discrimination based on that should, in a healthy society, be seen as a violation of basic human rights.

Report discrimination!

If you are discriminated on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity, or if you’ve been subjected to some kind of violence, you can report to us. All your questions, comments and problems will be forwarded to our legal team. You can send your questions anonymously – without revealing personal names and data. We … Continued