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Necessity of Raising Awareness and Understanding Hate Crimes Among Experts

Written by Marija Lučić – Ćatić Recognition, investigation and prosecution of hate crimes requires specific skills and knowledge of all participants in the chain of criminal prosecution (police officers, prosecutors and judges). The existence of legal regulations, in its best form, will not yield adequate results if the persons who need to apply it do … Continued

Police MOI KS: “Training on Freedom of Assembly is Another Step Towards Raising the Level of Knowledge and Professionalism”

Sarajevo Open Centre, with the financial support of the Permanent Mission of the Kingdom of the Netherlands to the OSCE in Vienna, and co-operation with the OSCE Mission to BiH on 24 and 25 June 2019, held a two-day training for police officers of the Sarajevo Canton Ministry of the Interior called “Freedom of assembly: international standards and national legislation, practices of countries in the region and experiences from BiH”

Hate Speech: Overture to Hate Crime

Hate speech expressed in comments is not uncommon in BiH’s online media, but editorial staff often does not find an adequate way to cope with this problem.