Damir Banović, Jasmina Čaušević, Slobodanka Dekić, Ryan Finn (2015) Life beyond given norms: Being transgender in Bosnia and Herzegovina Publication is in B/C/S language. Sarajevo: Sarajevski otvoreni centar
Coming out, commonly used in the expression coming out of the closet, is a figure of speech, was also adopted and is now in common usage by LGBT communites and their allies in Bosnian/Croatian/Serbian language.
Pride of LGBT people is a counteraction to different forms of oppression, segregation and shame within the families. It is not an egoistic or act of recklessness.
Conferences Out-Laws: Legal Recognition of Same-Sex Couples’ Life Unions and Transgender Dialogue– Trans* as a question of politics and health, aim to open the dialogue on human rights and equality of LGBT people in BH society. Attached we are sending you agendas of these conferences.
For Sarajevo Open Centre 2015. is a key year for intensive advocacy for trans * people in BiH.
International Trans* Day of visibility, March 31 is the day when we celebrate transgender (trans*) people and their courage to live their authentic lives, out of the binary gender norms. On this day we celebrate those who were strong enough and brave to be who they are, despite all the hardships that comes with coming out as a trans* person.
U kovanici LGBT, slovo T označava trans* osobe čiji spol ne odgovara rodu kojeg oni/e osjećaju. Često je za njih rezervirano najviše stigme, pogotovo u patrijarhalnom društvu poput našeg, gdje su binarne rodne uloge davno određene. U takvim okolnostima, trans* osobe teško ostvaruju osnovna ljudska prava i svakodnevno su suočene sa osudama, diskriminacijom, nasiljem i … Continued
We are happy to announce a new book and to invite you to its promotion on Friday, 13.12.2013 at 22:00. You can RSVP and get the event’s location by emailing [email protected] Sarajevo Open Centre, in collaboration with the Royal Norwegian Embassy in Bosnia and Herzegovina and the Planet Romeo Foundation, announced a book of personal … Continued
Sarajevo Open Centre is organizing a discussion on the rights of trans* persons in the region, taking place on June 28, 2013 (Friday), at FISkultura at 7 pm. This discussion is suported by Civil Rights Defenders. Participants include Kristian Randelović from Centar za promociju LGBTIQ prava, Gayten-LGBT and Jelena Simić, legal professional. The discussion will … Continued