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Serbia: Impunity for war crimes, discrimination and lack of media freedom hamper human rights progress

08/07/2015 Strasbourg
Read the report “Serbia has to show more resolve in addressing the legacy of the past, to improve the fight against discrimination and to establish a safer media environment” said Nils Muižnieks,...
Letter

The Commissioner urges Serbia to shield the national Ombudsman from undue pressure

01/06/2015 Strasbourg
Today the Commissioner published a letter addressed to the Prime Minister of Serbia, Mr Aleksandar VUČIĆ, in which he urges the government to fully respect the Serbian Ombudsman’s independence and...
Visit to Serbia

Serbia urged to safeguard the human rights of persons with disabilities and displaced Roma

20/03/2015 Belgrade
«Serbia needs to take immediate steps to address serious issues relating to the right to legal capacity of persons with intellectual and psychosocial disabilities and their de-institutionalisation...

Letter to the Prime Minister and Minister of the Interior of Serbia

Letter from the Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights, Nils Muižnieks, to Mr Ivica DAČIĆ, Prime Minister and Minister of the Interior of Serbia, on the human rights of asylum seekers...
Letter to the Prime Minister of Serbia

Serbia should end degrading reception conditions for asylum seekers

12/12/2013 Strasbourg
"Serbia needs to strengthen its asylum system and reception capacities in order to cope with the ever increasing number of arrivals, in particular from war-torn Syria. I could witness signs of the...

Letter to the Prime Minister and Minister of the Interior of Serbia

Letter from the Council of Europe Commissioner for Human Rights, Nils Muižnieks, to the Prime Minister and Minister of the Interior of Serbia, Mr Ivica DAČIĆ CommDH(2012)33 / 17 October 2012 Reply...
Report on visit to Serbia

Serbia: Further progress needed to foster reconciliation and social inclusion

22/09/2011 Strasbourg
"Important steps have been taken to overcome the legacy of the violent past. Sustained efforts are however necessary in order to achieve post-war justice and reconciliation, eradicate...

Report on visit to Serbia

Report by Thomas Hammarberg, Commissioner for Human Rights of the Council of Europe, following his visit to Serbia (12-15 June 2011) CommDH(2011)29 / 22 September 2011 CommDH(2011)29 in Serbian /...

Report on visit to Serbia

Report by the Commissioner for Human Rights, Thomas Hammarberg, on his visit to Serbia (13-17 October 2008) CommDH(2009)8 / 11 March 2009