Tag Archives: Nevena Petrušić

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 »

29.5.2014, Beta – Roma and women the most discriminated

Commissioner for protection of equality Nevena Petrusic said on Thursday that from the angle of citizens Roma and women are the most discriminated and that it’s worrying that one fifth members of bodies of authority don’t know that in Serbia discrimination is forbidden. While presenting the report for 2013 on Assembly of Serbia’s Board for human and minority’s rights and ... Read More »

31.1.2014. – B92: Authorities don’t understand discrimination too

Research of the office of trustee for equality protection shows that great majority of representatives of public authorities don’t understand and don’t recognize discrimination. More than a fifth of representatives of public authorities in Serbia don’t know that every form of discrimination is forbidden by law, and there’s great percentage who tolerate such behavior, it’s result of this research. Research ... Read More »

6.11.2013, Radio Televizija Vojvodine – Petrušićeva osudila incidente u Zemun Polju

Poverenica za zastitu ravnopravnosti Nevena Petrušić najoštrije je danas osudila višednevne incidente u Zemun Polju i zatražila od nadležnih organa da hitno reaguju. “Imajući u vidu da je najavljen novi protest, poverenica upozorava da ova situacija može još više da eskalira i podseća na ranije slične slučajeve u kojima su nasilje, pozivi na linč, izražavanje mržnje i netrpeljivosti prema romskoj ... Read More »

5.12.2013, B92 – Trećina građana ksenofobična

Poverenica za zaštitu ravnopravnosti Nevena Petrušić kaže da, prema rezultatima istraživanja javnog mnjenja, trećina građana u Srbiji ima ksenofobične stavove. Ona dodaje i da je potrebno naći dobra rešenja za pitanje azilanata i da ima diskriminacije dece. Izvor: http://www.b92.net/info/vesti/index.php?yyyy=2013&mm=12&dd=05&nav_category=12&nav_id=785504 Read More »

9.12.2013, B92 – “Napredujemo u ljudskim pravima”

Srbija je poslednjih godina učinila značajan iskorak u ostvarivanju ljudskih prava, međutim diskriminacija je i dalje raširena, rekla Nevena Petrušić. Poverenica za zaštitu ravnopravnosti je u intervjuju Tanjugu povodom 10. decembra – Međunarodnog dana ljudskih prava rekla da se, sudeći po pristiglim pritužbama, može reći da je diskriminacija najraširenija na osnovu nacionalne pripadnosti, pri čemu su dominantne pritužbe koje se ... Read More »