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Stara Ada – public or private interest?

Stara Ada – public or private interest?

Today’s session of the National Assembly of the Republic of Srpska decides on an urgent procedure for the adoption of the zoning plan for the river island Stara Ada on Vrbas...

Hydropower plant „Medna“ creates one million KM loss for Republic of Srpska

Hydropower plant „Medna“ creates one million KM loss for Republic of Srpska

On the occasion of World Water Day Coalition for Sana reiterates that hydropower plant (HPP) "Medna" is bad both for people and nature. The Coalition for Sana, a network of 23...

The law of the stronger in Bardača – 178 species of birds : 1 variety of corn

The law of the stronger in Bardača – 178 species of birds : 1 variety of corn

On the occasion of the 2nd of February, the International Day of Wetlands, we paid a visit to the wetland complex Bardača, where the situation remains alarming. The lakes are...

The coalition for river protection in Bosnia and Herzegovina is starting  the campaign against hydropower plants

The coalition for river protection in Bosnia and Herzegovina is starting the campaign against hydropower plants

The Coalition for River Protection in Bosnia and Herzegovina presented the film “River keepers" which shows different ways to fight for river protection and against the...

Pro-GMO campaign exploits Nobel laureates

Pro-GMO campaign exploits Nobel laureates

A new pro-GMO propaganda campaign has been launched. According to the words of a Washington Post article, “more than 100 Nobel laureates have signed a letter urging Greenpeace to...

Genetically modified soy illegally in Republic of Srpska

Genetically modified soy illegally in Republic of Srpska

Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Water Management of Republic of Srpska, in July 2016, conducted monitoring for the presence of genetically modified soy crops in five...

World Food Day- Do we know what we eat?

World Food Day- Do we know what we eat?

The World Food Day, 16th October, was celebrated in Banja Luka. The Center for Environment dedicated this day to genetically modified organisms (GMO). Their intention was to...

Rivers of Bosnia and Herzegovina arenas for enrichment and injustice

Rivers of Bosnia and Herzegovina arenas for enrichment and injustice

On March 14, the International Day of Action for Rivers, the Center for Environment calls upon the authorities to stop the uncontrolled and insane plans to build hydropower...

European Parliaments asks BiH governments to protect Una and Sutjeska

European Parliaments asks BiH governments to protect Una and Sutjeska

The European Parliament passed a resolution on Bosnia and Herzegovina calling the Governments of Bosnia and Herzegovina to regulate and supervise the construction of hydropower...

Environmental Law Clinic in Banja Luka helped the people to protect their environment

Environmental Law Clinic in Banja Luka helped the people to protect their environment

More than thirty law students passed a special course. They provided almost two hundred free-of-charge consultations for the citizens together with their mentors from Center for...

Mayor favors Railways and prolongs the agony of the residents in the Ložionička street

Mayor favors Railways and prolongs the agony of the residents in the Ložionička street

BANJA LUKA/ On August 10th 2016, the Mayor of Banja Luka, Slobodan Gavranović, announced that the decision prohibiting the storage of bauxite on the land of twentieth track...

“Environmental Law Clinic” will help citizens to protect their environment and fight for justice

“Environmental Law Clinic” will help citizens to protect their environment and fight for justice

While in the European Union, people are less and less afraid of politicians and state officials. Citizens are beginning to defend their rights at the court. Citizens of Bosnia...