News

Representative of the Commissioner with civil society on the position of LGBT persons

Head of the Department for Cooperation and European Integration, Jelena Kotević, participated in a meeting organized by Belgrade Pride dedicated to strategic planning to improve the position of members of the LGBT population. On that occasion, Kotević presented some of the research results on the attitudes of citizens and representatives of public authorities towards discrimination…

Read Article →
Commissioner for the Protection of Equality in Bujanovac

Commissioner for the Protection of Equality, Brankica Janković, had a constructive meeting in Bujanovac with representatives of the National Council of Albanian National Minorities. Council president Nevzad Lutfiu, secretary Driton Bilali, and associate Lemane Mustafa participated in the conversation. This was one of the opportunities to discuss problems and potential cases of discrimination against our…

Read Article →
Commissioner at the Festival of Law and Social Protection in Leskovac

For us, the media is a very important partner in the business of building a society tailored to the citizens, in which everyone has equal chances, especially today, when many values ​​that were established recently have been called into question, and citizens everywhere in the world are exposed to sensationalism, fake news and hate speech,…

Read Article →
Workshop with youth on equality in Leskovac

The Commissioner for the Protection of Equality, Brankica Janković, together with the representatives of the Kolubara District Women’s Association (ŽUKO), held a workshop for the students of the Center for Professional Development in Leskovac on the topic of equality in property inheritance. Janković introduced high school students to the work of the Commissioner’s institution and…

Read Article →
Agreement on scientific-professional cooperation signed

The Commissioner for the Protection of Equality, Brankica Janković, and the Institute for Comparative Law Director, Dr. Vladimir Čolović, signed an agreement on scientific and professional cooperation in protecting equality and the fight against discrimination. Cooperation will be realized through the organization and implementation of joint programs, preparation of professional seminars and conferences, mutual exchange…

Read Article →
Meeting of the Commissioner and Ambassador for human rights of the Netherlands

Commissioner for the Protection of Equality, Brankica Janković, and her associates met with the Human Rights Ambassador at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands, Wim Geerts, the Ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands to Serbia, Joost Reintjes, and the representative of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands, Hester van Ommeren,…

Read Article →
Activists from Montenegro visited the institution of the Commissioner

Representatives of women’s civil society organizations from Montenegro visited the institution of the Commissioner for the Protection of Equality to become more familiar with its competences and activities. Commissioner Brankica Janković presented the most important mechanisms for protection against discrimination and some of the more important projects that the institution implements in cooperation with partners…

Read Article →
Support for programs for unemployed women in Kragujevac

It is important that all information about support programs concerning the employment of the less employable categories of the population, especially women, who are often discriminated against on the labor market, be easily accessible to all citizens, said Commissioner for the Protection of Equality Brankica Janković at the presentation of the booklet “Support programs for…

Read Article →
Commissioner at the opening of the “Privacy Week” conference

Privacy as a concept is at the very core of equality, and the violation of the right to privacy is often only a step away from discrimination, said Commissioner for the Protection of Equality, Brankica Janković, at the opening of the “Privacy Week” conference organized by Partners Serbia on the occasion of the International Privacy…

Read Article →
Meeting of the Commissioner and the Ambassador of Great Britain

The Ambassador of Great Britain to Serbia, Edward Ferguson, visited the institution of the Commissioner for the Protection of Equality, where he discussed with Commissioner Brankica Janković the importance of respect for human rights and the role of the institution in the promotion of equality and protection against discrimination. Janković presented to Ambassador Ferguson some…

Read Article →
back to top