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Closing event of the program „Share your knowledge“

This year’s mentoring program „Share your knowledge“, aimed to the personal and professional empowerment of women, was finished with an educational-entertaining meeting, hosted by Commissioner for the Protection of Equality Brankica Jankovic. Stressing the importance of activities aimed at the achievement of economic independence of women, Commissioner Jankovic accented that such programs contribute to gender…

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Commissioner spoke at the conference on the occasion of the International Day of Persons with Disabilities

Commissioner for the Protection of Equality Brankica Jankovic participated at the conference held on the occasion of the International Day of Persons with Disabilities and 10th anniversary of Serbian National Association of Persons with Disabilities. President of Serbia Aleksandar Vucic addressed the attendees of the conference, estimating that things are getting better slowly and that…

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Meeting of Commissioner and president of Association of Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Individuals

Commissioner for the Protection of Equality Brankica Jankovic met with president of Association of Deaf and Hard-of-Hearing Individuals (SGNS) Suzana Maslac Matovic. Main topic of this meeting was the cooperation of the institution of Commissioner and SGNS association, aimed to improvement of the position of deaf and hard-of-hearing individuals who are exposed to discrimination in…

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Beginning of the training for labor inspectors

Commissioner for the Protection of Equality Brankica Jankovic opened a two-day seminar about the implementation of anti-discrimination regulations for the labor inspectors, organized by Commissioner for the Protection of Equality and OSCE Mission in Serbia in the Belgrade hotel Zira. Commissioner Jankovic stressed that almost one half of the total number of complaints submitted to…

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Support for activities for improvement of palliative care

Commissioner for the Protection of Equality Brankica Jankovic met with Ambassador of Belgium Leo D’aes, founder and director of humanitarian organization Hospices of Hope Graham Perolls and director of the Center for Palliative Care Bel Hospice Vera Madzgalj. At the meeting, they discussed the possibilities for cooperation and activities of Commissioner for the Protection of…

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Support to the employment of middle-aged women

Commissioner for the Protection of Equality Brankica Jankovic opened the conference about gender inequality in the area of employment, that was held in Media Center in Belgrade on the occasion of the appearance of publication “Labor market in Serbia – position of women aged 45+” and organized by the association “Women at the turning point”….

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Commissioner in the School of Human Rights

Commissioner for the Protection of Equality Brankica Jankovic gave a lecture within the School of Human Rights, organized by Belgrade Center for Human Rights. Commissioner presented the institution, proceeding and the most common violations of the right to equality, while the complaints and ways of protection against discrimination were also discussed. Attendees of the School…

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Meeting of Commissioner and Head of EU Delegation

Commissioner for the Protection of Equality Brankica Jankovic met with Head of EU Delegation in Serbia Sem Fabrizi. During the meeting, they discussed the progress in the improvement of the position of minority and marginalized groups and tolerance in all areas of life, as well as the contribution of  Commissioner for the Protection of Equality…

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Conference on the occasion of the International Day for Tolerance

On the occasion of the International Day for Tolerance, Commissioner for the Protection of Equality organized the Annual conference, dedicated to equal participation of men and women in political and social life at all levels, with support of OSCE Mission in Serbia. Commissioner for the Protection of Equality Brankica Jankovic stressed that the progress in…

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Commissioner visited pupils

Commissioner for the Protection of Equality Brankica Jankovic met with seventh and eighth grade pupils from elementary school Vuk Karadzic in Belgrade at the meeting „Girls speak“, held within international campaign „Inspiring girls“ organized by Center for Research, Transparency and Responsibility. Goal of the campaign is to enable children to meet women who are successful…

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