Tag Archives: Commissioner for equality protection

6.7.2014, B92 – “They refused to open account to Roma woman”

Four lawsuits and hundreds of procedures are result of volunteer examination of discrimination, says Commissioner for equality protection Nevena Petrusic. “We have four lawsuits in which we use as evidence situations of situational testing, but also hundreds of procedures that resulted with giving of opinions and recommendations that Commissioner have realized”, said Petrusic for Tanjug, while explaining that situational testing ... Read More »

6.6.2014, Blic – Commissioner for equality protection: Family of suffered Roma has right on complaint

Commissioner for equality protection Nevena Petrusic reacted regarding the scandalous letter that “Takovo osiguranje” sent to the National Bank of Serbia related to the accident in which Mile Nikolic (26) died. As a reminder, in response of “Takovo osiguranje”, in which “Blic” had insight, and by which they refuse to pay the compensation, it’s stated that “there appeared unusually great ... Read More »

4.6.2014, Blic – Petrusic: Shifts in fight against discrimination, Roma still targeted the most

Commissioner for equality protection Nevena Petrusic said today that in previous period had been realized positive shifts in protection from discrimination, but that situation in that area is still not satisfying and that there’s still a lot more job left in development of tolerant society. Petrusic said in the Assembly of Serbia, where she presented the report about work of ... Read More »