Still without the prerequisites for the fight against the corruption

In the capacity of members of the Working group for Chapter 23, we express our dissatisfaction with the appointment of the Council of Agency for the prevention of corruption, conducted in a manner which gravely violated the law and with an apparent intention of creating the conditions for further political control of the fight against… »

Torture is still an issue in Montenegrin society

Centre for Civic Education (CCE), on the occasion of 26 June – International Day in Support of Victims of Torture – calls upon the competent authorities to consider the results achieved so far and undertake measures in order to improve the implementation of law and ratified international acts in this area. Data from international reports… »

Members of Operational team from civil sector resigned

All members of Operational team from civil sector resigned today from their membership in Government’s Operational team of Open Government Partnership (OGP). Four members of Operational team from civic sector – Boris Marić, Dina Bajramspahić, Milica Kovačević and Vuk Maraš resigned after the majority of members of Operational team from Government of Montenegro voted against… »

Higher Court confirmed the CCE’s indications regarding the illegality of Decisions of Managing Board of University of Montenegro

Centre for Civic Education (CCE) welcomes the verdict of Higher court from Bijelo Polje based on which that court annulled the Decision of Managing Board (MB) of University of Montenegro (UoM) regarding the dismissal of former dean of Faculty of Law, professor Drago Radulović, PhD. As a reminder, CCE stated in October 2012, that the… »

University of “Mediterranean” turns a blind eye to plagiarism

Centre for Civic Education (CCE) welcomed the decision of professor Milenko Popović regarding his resignation in the Senate of University of “Mediterranean”, as the reaction to the decision of Commission of that institution that there are “no legal grounds” to determine whether Sanja Vlahović and Milan Babović plagiarised their scientific works. CCE reminds that University… »

Government dismissed Operational team without the announcement

On yesterday’s session, Government of Montenegro de facto dismissed current Operational team of Open Government Partnership (OGP), by passing a new Decision on the formation of Operational team of Open Government Partnership, which it envisages the election of new members within 30 days from the day when the Decision comes into force. Members of this… »

NGO initiative for the Proposal of Law on the prohibition of discrimination against persons with disabilities should not be adopted based on shortened procedure

Association of Youth with Disabilities of Montenegro (AYDM), in cooperation with 63 organisations, addressed the President of Government Milo Đukanović, minister for human and minority rights Suad Numanović, Parliament of Montenegro, Ombudsman, representatives of European Commission and European Parliament as well as EU Delegation to Podgorica regarding the adoption of Proposal of Law on the… »