“Grave mistakes” should be corrected

The Centre for Civic Education (CCE) welcomes decision of the Government of Milo Đukanović to destroy undated resignation letters that he personally, when taking office, has asked from heads and deputies of all state bodies and institutions to sign. This act, which was entirely contrary to the rhetoric commitment of the Government to professionalization of… »

Pressures on the media have never been stronger

On the occasion of the Day of Journalists of Montenegro, the Centre for Civic Education (CCE) notes that Montenegrin journalists have never been in a more difficult situation and under stronger pressures that are limiting their work. The CCE expresses solidarity with efforts of all those social actors who are trying to change this for… »

The public needs to have complete answers

Centre for Civic Education (CCE) welcomes yesterday’s publicly expressed indications by the management of University of Montenegro (UoM) that it is starting to respect the law and save money by hiring its own staff and reduce hiring visiting professors, as well as double employment. It is the fact that UoM produced a big number of… »

Joint Statement of the NGOs who left the Round table organized by the Council for protection against discrimination as a protest

A group of NGOs left the meeting earlier today as a protest against continuous ignoring and exploitative behavior of the Council for protection against discrimination. Since the beginning of work, the agenda was not respected. Following the opening statements, a long unscheduled break has been made during which the key speakers left the event. Prime… »

Determine the damage caused by double employements at the UoM

Centre for Civic Education (CCE), has been repeatedly warning against mismanagement at the University of Montenegro (UoM) during previous years, which caused damage to the budget of the UoM, as well as the quality of teaching, stating very specific examples, which, unfortunately, the responsible state authorities have not acted upon. There are numerous assertions, indications… »

There is no security in a country where journalists are constant targets

Centre for Civic Education (CCE) strongly condemns the attack on the journalist of the daily “Dan” Ms Lidija Nikčević, which represents dangerous continuation of violence against journalists in Montenegro, as well as terrible consequence of impunity of these crimes so far. Unfortunately in 2014, journalists in Montenegro remain to work with burden of not only… »