Activating non-violent masculinities with young people29/3/2023
Within the CarMiA project consultations with young people and experts about gender socialisation of boys* and GBV, and a review of good practices in GBV prevention were conducted in...
National report on hate crime in Slovenia28/3/2023
We are publishing a national report on hate crime in Slovenia which is the result of our desk and field research done within the Counter-Hate project.
Public call for candidates for junior researchers in 2023 in the interdisciplinary research field20/3/2023
Research field: COMPUTATIONAL SOCIAL SCIENCE, DIGITAL HUMANITIES AND SOCIOLOGY. Application deadline: 30th April 2023.
Call for Proposals for Open Society New Response Projects (Think Tank Fund, Human Rights and Governance Grants Program)20/12/2007
Recent political developments in Central Europe demonstrate that populism and anti-democratic values continue to thrive in some new EU member states. An increasing number of governments show little interest in independent oversight of government activities, protection of minority rights, media independence and the rule...
Public statement on the adoption of a draft constitutional act on the erased10/11/2007
The PI assesses the act of the Government RS confirming the Draft Constitutional Law and sending it to the National Assembly for adoption,as another act in the range of discriminatory actions targeted against the erased people of Slovenia.
Public Statement30/10/2007Concerning the confirmation by the Government of the Republic of Slovenia of the text of the Draft Constitutional Law amending the Constitutional Law for the Implementation of the Fundamental Constitutional Charter on the independence of the Republic of Slovenia, concerning the erased people...
Public statement – Third party intervention to the European Court of Human Rights in the case Makuc and others vs. Slovenia16/10/2007
On 15 October 2007 the non-governmental organizations Peace Institute and Legal Information Centre for Non-Governmental Organizations – PIC filed third party interventions to the European Court of Human Rights in the case Makuc and others vs. Slovenia.
Patterns of Political Instrumentalisation and Clientelism in the Media in South East Europe – Case of Countries of Former Yugoslavia30/9/2007
The project "Patterns of political instrumentalisation and clientelism in the media in South East Europe - case of countries of former Yugoslavia" is aimed at mapping patterns of political clientelism and political instrumentalisation of the media and contributing to introduction of regulatory and self-regulatory...
Petition Against Censorship and Political Pressures on Journalists in Slovenia30/9/2007
Between 10 and 24 September 2007 altogether 438 journalists from Slovenia have signed a petition against censorship and political pressure. It has been done on the initiative of two journalists – Matej Šurc of Radio Slovenija and Blaž Zgaga of daily Večer who started...
National Focal Point of the EUMC Report 2005 Published22/12/2006 | Human Rights and Minorities
The very core of the European Monitoring Centre on Racism and Xenophobia activities is the European Information Network on Racism and Xenophobia (RAXEN).
Centenary Anniversary of Hannah Arend’s Birth in Maribor!6/12/2006 | Politics
How to think after the break of philosophical, religious and political tradition? This are the question that Hannah Arendt opens in discussion, revived by readings Thinking Withouth Grasping Fence.
Disappointing Trends in Slovenian Television23/2/2006 | Media
Despite far-reaching reform of its broadcast sector since 1991, Slovenia, Europe's most prosperous new democracy, recently adopted regressive broadcasting legislation.
New Book: Media Ownership: Impact on Media Independence and Pluralism in Slovenia and Other Post-socialist European Countries1/9/2005 | Media
This book contains the regional overview compiled on the basis of the 18 country reports.