Warnings

Reaction of Commissioner Janković

Regarding the text published on the Blic portal, which refers to the refusal to provide a service to a person with disabilities, the Commissioner for the Protection of Equality, Brankica Janković, warned that such actions are absolutely inadmissible. Commissioner Janković strongly condemns the behavior of the taxi driver in Niš due to, as stated in…

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WARNING – Election campaign

Commissioner for the Protection of Equality Brankica Janković condemns insulting and sexist qualifications against women politicians, belittling and insulting of members of the LGBT population, insulting comments against the Roma national minority, calling for uncompromising reckoning with political dissidents, but also attacks on party property, which we have witnessed in recent days. There are less…

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WARNING ABOUT POSTER ON N1 PORTAL

Putting frightening data on the number of women killed in domestic violence in a political context is inadmissible, warns the Commissioner for Protection of Equality, Brankica Janković, regarding the poster that appeared on the N1 portal, and which connects these victims with the past ten years of the current government. Establishing such a connection is…

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WARNING TO THE PUBLIC: THE RIGHT TO ABORTION IS A CIVILIZATIONAL ACHIEVEMENT

The Commissioner for the Protection of Equality, Brankica Janković, warns that the initiative to ban abortion is worrying and dangerous, especially having in mind that this action was moved from internet portals and social networks to a public debate. Such activities are in direct conflict with the Constitution of the Republic of Serbia, because, according…

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WARNING ON RACIST SLURS ADDRESSED TO A STUDENT FROM CONGO

The Commissioner for the Protection of Equality, Brankica Janković, condemns the racist and xenophobic comments on social networks targeting a student from Congo, who became known to the general public after she sang the song “Kosovo Peonies”. Messages of intolerance and hatred are inadmissible and prohibited by law, and must not be part of public…

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PRESS RELEASE

Freedom of speech and expression is a universal human right, which can be used to express an opinion without fear or censorship, but in our society it is increasingly being abused and becoming a training ground for violating the human right to dignity, said the Commissioner for the Protection of Equality, Brankica Janković. Humiliating statements,…

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Warning regarding the statement of Dragoslav Bokan

The Commissioner for the Protection of Equality, Brankica Janković, strongly condemns the discriminatory and inadmissible statement of Dragoslav Bokan about Marinika Tepić. The law prohibits hate speech, expressing discriminatory positions, insults and belittling based on nationality, ethnic origin, ancestors, as well as any other real or presumed personal characteristics, warns Brankica Janković. Relating anyone’s national…

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A warning to the public regarding the desecration of the Jewish cemetery in Belgrade

The Commissioner for the Protection of Equality, Brankica Janković, strongly condemns the incident that happened last night, when unknown persons smashed the glass on the building of the Jewish cemetery in Roosevelt Street with pieces of stones and threw an ax into the building. Of particular concern is the fact that it is a matter…

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Commissioner condemned the vandal desecration of Mufti Hamdija Jusufspahić’s grave

The Commissioner for the Protection of Equality, Brankica Janković, strongly condemns the desecration of the grave of the longtime Belgrade Mufti Hamdija Jusufspahić, which, according to the claim of his son Mustafa Jusufspahić, has happened twice in the last month. Serbia is the state of all its citizens, regardless of nationality and religion. Such incidents,…

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WARNING TO THE PUBLIC ON THE ATTACHING OF YELLOW RIBBONS ON SLEEVES BY CITIZENS OPPOSING VACCINATION

The Commissioner for the Protection of Equality, Brankica Janković, warns that citizens who oppose the vaccination against Covid 19 are insulting and belittling the victims of the Holocaust by attaching yellow ribbons on sleeves. It is extremely inappropriate to relate one of the greatest tragedies of the past and the millions of Jews, but also…

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