30.5.2014, B92 – Unsatisfactory respect of rights

30.5.2014, B92 – Unsatisfactory respect of rights

Ombudsman Sasa Jankovic submitted on the session of Board for human and minorities’ rights and gender equality report about work of its service for previous year.

23.000 citizens addressed Ombudsman last year and 4705 accusatory cases were accepted due to violations of 66 kinds of human rights, which is 18 percent more than in 2012.

The most vulnerable groups of citizens are still extreme poor ones, children, women, persons with disabilities, members of national minorities, persons in custody, refugees and displaced persons, LGBT groups, human rights advocates, as well as critics of authority, including the journalists.

Source: http://www.b92.net/info/vesti/index.php?yyyy=2014&mm=05&dd=30&nav_category=12&nav_id=854982


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