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Author: Sasa Dragojlo, Balkan Insight (BIRN)
Government pandering to investors, inadequate labour legislation and a slow-moving judiciary are some of the reasons for widespread violations of workplace rights in Serbia, trade unions believe. Beating workers with metal sticks if they bend over...
Author: Milos Mitrovic, Independent Balkan News Agency
Yura, South Korean corporation which has several factories in Serbia, has by far the worst attitude toward workers, when compared with other foreign investors in the country. Zeljko Veselinovic, president of the trade union “Sloga”, said this...
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Serbia: Journalists face smear campaigns after exposing corruption by govt. officials related to private companies
Author: Crime and Corruption Reporting Network (KRIK)
"Serbian Newspaper Attacks KRIK", 19 March 2016...
Serbia: Protesters raise concerns about lack of transparency & public consultation on Belgrade Waterfront development project backed by Eagle Hills
Belgrade Waterfront is a development project initiated in 2014 between the Serbian government and Eagle Hills, a leading Abu Dhabi-based private investment and development company. The project includes office and luxury apartment buildings, Belgrade...
Seven of 15 former Soviet countries have become “consolidated authoritarian regimes”, says new report; fall in oil prices linked to lack of transparency, accountability
Author: Nate Schenkkan, Freedom House
"Nations in tansit 2016: Europe and Eurasia brace for impact", 12 April 2016...
As a company, Vodafone believes that diversity and freedom of individuals to move between countries strengthens societies and economies. However, European nations’ individual responses to the current refugee challenge are a matter for sovereign...
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- This is a response from the following companies: Vodafone
Author: Front Line Defenders
This report highlights some of the main global and regional trends which emerged from Front Line Defenders work in 2014. In 2014,...[the organisation] issued 265 urgent appeals on over 400 human rights defenders at risk; it provided 418 security grants...
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Farmers from villages and settlements of Sivac, Kruscic, Lipar and Crvenka in Vojvodina are outraged at the Ministry of Agriculture of Serbia, which leased more than 3,000 hectares of the best arable land to the company “Al Rafaved” from the United...