Policy brief

The Collective Anti-Discrimination Lawsuit in the System of Protection against Discrimination in BiH

Boris Topić
2014

Policy brief by Analitika analyses the institute of the collective anti-discrimination lawsuit within the existing legislative framework in BiH, as one of the mechanisms for protection against discrimination, which provides civil society organizations an opportunity to institute civil proceedings in the case of discrimination against a large number of persons.

Policy Memo

Open Government Partnership and Action Planning: Approach, Challenges and Practice

2014

The policy memo by Analitika points to the key elements of action planning in the framework of Open Government Initiative, and provides recommendation on possible avenues for approaching to action planning process in Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Policy Memo

Transparency of Public Universities in Bosnia and Herzegovina

2014

The policy memo by Analitika points to the benefits of open policies in the area of higher education, and provides recommendations for increasing the level of transparency of public universities in BiH.

Fact sheet

Survey Results: A High Level of Distrust in Political Parties and Government Institutions in Bosnia and Herzegovina

2014

Analitika has conducted a research on trust of citizens in government institutions, political parties and other organizations in BiH.

Report

Proactive Transparency in BiH: Status and Perspectives in Light of International Standards and Comparative Solutions

Alen Rajko
2014

In the new study published by Analitika, author Alen Rajko analyzes how is the proactive disclosure of information, as an inseparable part of the right to access information, regulated in Bosnia and Herzegovina and, on the basis of these findings, suggests necessary interventions in legislation.

Policy brief

Neglected Standard in BiH: Proactive Dimension of the Right to Access Information

2014

Policy brief by Analitika provides an overview and analysis of the current legislation in Bosnia and Herzegovina relevant to the regulation of proactive disclosure of information held by public bodies.

Fact sheet

Research Results: The Availability of Information on the Official Web Presentations of Public Institutions of Bosnia and Herzegovina

2014

Analitika has conducted the analysis of official web presentations of 66 public institutions of Bosnia and Herzegovina with the aim of determining the level of transparency and access to public information.

Policy Memo

Proactive Transparency in BiH: From Cacophony towards Harmonization

2014

Laws on free access to Information in Bosnia and Herzegovina needs to be improved so that, following the example of other countries, create the legal obligation for the public institutions to proactively publish information in their possession.

Policy brief

Towards Open Data Policies in BiH

2014

The policy memo by Analitika points to the benefits of opening up public data, and contributes to the discussion on the need for open data in Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Policy brief

Personal Data in the Judicial and Prosecutorial Acts: The Arguments For and Against Anonymisation

Amra MehmedićEdin HodžićEmina Ćerimović
2014

“Personal Data in the Judicial and Prosecutorial Acts: The Arguments For and Against Anonymisation” is the title of policy brief which elaborates  some of  key parameters for regulating the issue of threating personal data in the acts of judicial institutions published on the internet. Policy brief is based on the report "Anonymisation of Judicial and Prosecutorial Acts in Bosnia and Herzegovina: (Im)possible Compromise between Personal Data Protection and the Right to Information in Criminal Proceedings", published in 2014, Analitika edition.
Report

Anonymisation of Judicial and Prosecutorial Acts in BiH - Analysis of Regulations, Policies and Practices

Amra MehmedićEdin HodžićEmina Ćerimović
2014

The report “Anonymisation of Judicial and Prosecutorial Acts in BiH: (Im)possible Compromise between Personal Data Protection and the Right to Information in Criminal Proceedings“ offers systematic analysis of complex issue of access to information held by judicial institutions in BiH, with a focus on personal data of the parties in criminal proceeding. 
Working Paper

International Assistance and Media Democratization in the Western Balkans: A Cross-National Comparison

Kristina IrionTarik Jusić
2013

This paper investigates if and how the media system in the Western Balkan was influenced by the international media assistance programs. By using the comparative approach, the report connects the phenomenon of media democratization and international media assistance and analyzes the impact of the local political context on the implementation of such assistance programs. 
 
 
Discussion Paper

Criminal Law Framework for Processing Hate Crimes

Ljiljana Filipović
2014

Analysing the criminal law framework for processing a certain type of criminal offence presupposes that this criminal offence differs from other criminal offences by one or more characteristics and that this specificity has implications for the application of certain general institutes of criminal law (substantive and procedural). With hate crimes, this distinctive characteristic is the particular motive for their commission. 
 
Discussion Paper

Hate Crimes and Juveniles: Key Problems in Regulation and Processing

Jasna Pećanac
2014

Due to the fragmentation of criminal legislation into four legislative levels (BiH, FBiH, Republika Srpska, and the Brčko District of BiH), and since the new codes came into force on different dates and provide diverse solutions in terms of the stipulated requirements for the application of individual institutes, juveniles in conflict with the law do not find themselves in the same position throughout the territory of our country. 
 
Discussion Paper

The Importance of Prosecuting Hate Speech in a Post-Conflict Country: Lessons for, and from, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Francesco de Sanctis
2014

Prosecuting hate speech is particularly complex in post-conflict states. The absence of an agreed definition of hate speech at the international level, which may be seen as the result of the lack of a common standard among European jurisdictions, contributes to that status.  
Discussion Paper

Drawing the Line in BiH: The Advocacy of Hatred Constituting Incitement to Hostility, Discrimination, and Violence

Andrew Smith
2014

The terms “hate crime” and “hate speech” are often used interchangeably, despite that they are distinct concepts requiring different responses from States. 

Policy brief

Media Assistance in Serbia: Achievements and Challenges

Davor Marko
2014

International media assistance programs implemented in Serbia during last twenty years have contributed to the creation of the public service broadcasting and the introduction of the regulatory framework for broadcasting sector, while at the same time helping the development of the independent media outlets.  
Book

Hate Crimes: Challenges of Regulation and Prosecution in BiH

Edin Hodžić
2014

This edited volume gathers texts which from different perspectives, and by using conceptual approach, discuss complex issues of hate crimes, its identification and prosecution.
 
Policy brief

International Media Assistance in Bosnia and Herzegovina: Lessons Learned

Tarik JusićNidžara Ahmetašević
2014

Bosnia and Herzegovina has benefited from comprehensive and prolonged international media assistance efforts during the last two decades: the legal framework was thoroughly reformed; regulatory and self-regulatory mechanisms were introduced; the independent and commercial media sector received substantial support; and a public service broadcasting system was created.