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Report on visit to Montenegro

Montenegro: overcoming wartime legacy and strengthening media freedoms remain priorities

23/06/2014 Strasbourg
“Montenegro has an important role in regional efforts to establish the truth about serious human rights violations committed during the wars of the 1990s in the region of former Yugoslavia. However, impunity for wartime crimes and access to adequate reparations for all war victims remain issues that need to be effectively addressed by the authorities” said today Nils Muižnieks, Council of...
Visit to Montenegro

Montenegro needs to do more to address past human rights violations and ensure media freedoms

21 March 2014 Podgorica
"Montenegro is still going through a transition period and needs to step up its efforts to provide full redress to all the victims of serious human rights violations that occurred during the wars in the 1990s, to eliminate discrimination, and to enhance media freedom" said Nils Muižnieks, the Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights at the end of his four-day visit to the country. The...

Letter to the Prime Minister of Montenegro

Letter from the Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights to Mr Milo Djukanovic, Prime Minister of Montenegro CommDH(2010)50 / 08 December 2010 Reply of the Prime Minister of Montenegro, Mr Milo Djukanovic, to the letter of the Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights CommDH(2010)51 / 08 December 2010 

Montenegro: “Human rights standards improved. Implementation must follow” says Commissioner Hammarberg

Strasbourg, 8.10.2008 – "Montenegro has taken many positive steps in recent years to upgrade its legislation, but implementation remains weak and standards do not yet find their way into the courtrooms in a consistent way", the Council of Europe's Commissioner for Human Rights, Thomas Hammarberg, concludes in a report published today. The report reflects the findings from his official visit to...

Report on visit to Montenegro (2008)

Report by the Commissioner for Human Rights, Thomas Hammarberg, on his visit to Montenegro (2-6 June 2008) CommDH(2008)25 / 08 October 2008

“The priority now is implementation” Commissioner Hammarberg says after mission to Montenegro

[06/06/08 19:00] The Commissioner for Human Rights has completed a five-day high-level official visit to Montenegro, the organisation's most recent member State. "Since its independence, Montenegro has invested considerable efforts to upgrade its legislative and institutional framework", the Commissioner said, while emphasizing the crucial need for the effective translation of these standards...