Adoption of the Istanbul Convention, especailly its ratification, in certain countries of the region has caused a lot of different comments and controversial opinions. However, it seems that most of these attitudes come from arbitrary evaluation of this document and surprising hostility towards basic regulation of the women rights within multiple branches of laws. Anyway,

ANALYSIS: Parental Leave in BiH

JELENA BUHA GORANA RADETIĆ Parental leave is one of the basic human and social rights that guarantee absence from working place to mothers likewise fathers thus allowing them to take care of their child and enable him/her proper care and development. Aside of absence from working place this right also includes maternity benefit during the
Although, it has been a centuries ago when people have been constantly appeal for improvement and non-tolerance of the inferior position of women such status still exist in many segments of social life. Through history, culture and tradition, women had minor or major rights but many of them are still facing the problems in employment,

The EU Statement 8 March

The European Union stands by women in Europe and around the globe today, as it did at the time of its foundation. Sixty years ago, equality between women and men was embedded in the Rome Treaty as one of the European Union’s fundamental values. At that time, Europe’s commitment to the principle of equal pay