Lawyers in North Macedonia join the Anti-Trafficking HELP Course

26 May 2020 Skopje

In cooperation with the Bar Association of North Macedonia, the EU and Council of Europe action on Preventing and Combating Trafficking in Human Beings in North Macedonia launched the online course on combating trafficking in human beings for legal practitioners to improve their understanding of...

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Прво онлајн истраживање o процени потреба за обуком на Косову*

25. мај 2020. Приштина

Директор Правосудне академије Косова и шефови иницијалних и континуираних програма обуке одржали су 23. маја онлајн састанак са експерткињом Европске комисије за ефикасност правде (ЦЕПЕЈ), Марином Наумовском, ради припреме спровођења истраживања о потреби за обукама. Ово истраживање ће се први...

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Fostering democratic school culture online: lessons plans for teachers in Bosnia and Herzegovina

22 May 2020 Sarajevo

With COVID-19 crisis, the classrooms have become virtual places of learning and fostering a democratic school culture is equally important in an online teaching environment, while innovative approaches are more important than ever. With that aim, the action on Quality education for all in Bosnia...

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Support to freedom of expression and freedom of the media in Albania: Grant agreements signed with Albanian partners

20 May 2020 Tirana

The joint EU/Council of Europe Action “Freedom of Expression and Freedom of the Media in Albania (JUFREX)” will be collaborating through grants with four Albanian partners: the School of Magistrates, the Bar Association, the Albanian Media Council, and Res Publica. The Action under the...

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Потписан први грант из регионалног пројекта о суочавању са радикализацијом на Западном Балкану

20, мај 2020. Приштина

Први грант за организацију локалних међуагенцијских координационих форума са циљем унапређења руковођења насилним екстремистичким затвореницима и унапређењем њихове рехабилитације, потписан је са Косовом*. Носилац гранта, Казнено-поправна служба Косова, одлучна је да уложи напоре како би...

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Најмлађи и свет медија

19. мај 2020. Београд

Деца су окружена медијима од свог рођења - медијске и комуникацијске платформе и садржаји дeо су њиховог окружења, породичног живота, забаве и играња, навика учења и развоја друштвених вештина. Деца су активни корисници медија, они реагују на њих и стварају сопствене спознаје. У модерном...

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Call for tenders: provision of consultancy services to support the implementation of the action on “Fostering a comprehensive institutional response to violence against women and domestic violence in Turkey”

1 May 2020 Ankara

Within the framework of the European Union/Council of Europe joint programme "Horizontal Facility for the Western Balkans and Turkey 2019-2022" and its action on “Fostering a comprehensive institutional response to violence against women and domestic violence in Turkey”, the Council of Europe...

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Одржан први регионални онлајн тренинг за наставнике

18. мај 2020. Босна и Херцеговина, Црна Гора и Србија

Чињеница да се класични тренинзи не могу одржавати из безбедносних разлога не би требало да омета наш професионални развој. Срећом, живимо у ери модерне технологије која нам омогућава да се развијамо и учимо из удобности свог дома. Имајући ово у виду, пројекат „Квалитетно образовање за све“ из...

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Практични ресурси за наставнике сада доступни и на српском језику

14. мај 2020. Београд

Начин на који подучавамо ових дана се знатно променио у протеклих пар месеци. Иако можда делује да је једноставно подучавати из удобности свог дома, и наставници и ученици се сусрећу са одређеним потешкоћама и изазовима. Одржавање и неговање демократске културе у школама подједнако је важно и у...

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COVID-19 and support to LGBTI community in Bosnia and Herzegovina

16 May 2020 Bosnia and Herzegovina

On 17 May we mark the International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia – IDAHOT, which has been celebrated in Bosnia and Herzegovina for several years now through a series of public events that pointed out the problems faced by the members of the LGBTI community on a daily basic....

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Steering Committee meeting for the action on education in Montenegro held online

14 May 2020 Podgorica

The second Steering Committee meeting for the action “Quality Education for All” took place on 5 May 2020 via video conference. The meeting provided a unique opportunity for all Committee members coming from the Ministry of Education, University of Montenegro, Bureau for Education Services,...

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Safety Advisory provided to local journalists in Kosovo*

12 May 2020 Pristina

In this time of pandemic, journalists have a fundamental role in keeping the public informed about the COVID19 risks and governments’ efforts to combat it, despite their challenges they face, and attempts by authorities to restrict independent reporting and access to information. To address this,...

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Support to the prison system of North Macedonia to combat the COVID-19 pandemic

11 May Skopje

In response to the emergency of COVID-19 crisis and to the need of providing urgent support to inmates and prison staff, on 11 May 2020 a total of 30 distance thermometers were handed over to the Directorate for Execution of Sanctions, while a second delivery of 850 pieces of disinfecting agents...

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Call for tenders: provision of consultancy services to support the implementation of the action on “Strengthening the human rights protection of asylum seekers, migrants and victims of human trafficking in Turkey”

12 May 2020 Ankara

Within the framework of the European Union/Council of Europe joint programme "Horizontal Facility for the Western Balkans and Turkey 2019-2022" and its action on “Strengthening the human rights protection of asylum seekers, migrants and victims of human trafficking in Turkey”, the Council of...

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Prison staff in Serbia equipped with the Basic screening tool for identification of violent extremist behaviour

12 May 2020 Belgrade

Notwithstanding the challenges that COVID-19 outbreak imposed on the everyday professional life of the prison authorities, a Working Group composed of representatives of Ministry of Justice, Ministry of Internal Affairs, prison management and prison staff in Serbia developed a Basic Screening...

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„Квалитетно образовање за све“ – одржан састанак управног одбора пројекта

11. мај 2020. Србија

Како рестриктивне мере које су уведене као одговор на COVID-19 кризу постају мање строге, од великог је значаја проценити напредак и одлучити који ће бити даљи кораци у спровођењу пројекта. Све што се спроводи у оквиру пројекта мора бити у складу са потребама и очекивањима партнера, а редовне...

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Prison professionals in Bosnia and Herzegovina co-ordinate drafting work online

7 May 2020 Sarajevo

The training teams formed of law enforcement and prison professionals held two online co-ordination meetings with the project team on 21 April and 24 April 2020 to continue drafting manuals for law enforcement agencies and interagency co-operation in the treatment of persons deprived of liberty...

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Debating trafficking in human beings online

7 May 2020 Bosnia and Herzegovina

Participants of the online HELP (Human Rights Education for Legal Professionals) course on trafficking in human beings in Bosnia and Herzegovina had an opportunity to discuss all relevant topics in this area with Liliana Sorrentino, specialist on human trafficking and co-author of the HELP online...

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Finalising the 3rd assessment report of the functioning of the judicial system in Kosovo*

7 May 2020 Pristina

The recommendations and results of 3rd assessment report focusing on the functioning of the judicial system in Kosovo, were detailed and discussed in a videoconference organized between the representatives of the Ministry of Justice and the Action “Strengthening the Quality and Efficiency of...

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International Day Against Homophobia, Transphobia and Biphobia - IDAHOT 2020 in Albania

11-17 May 2020 Tirana

The action on “Promotion of Diversity and Equality in Albania” under the EU/CoE “Horizontal Facility for the Western Balkans and Turkey” and the Council of Europe Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity (SOGI) unit are supporting “Aleanca LGBTI”, “Pro LGBTI” and Streha LGBTI organisations for...

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