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  . On 15th December, the Chinese Prime Minister Li Keqiang shook hands with his Serbian counterpart opening a transit bridge that is to connect two, up to that point, divided sides of Belgrade. The bridge built by the joint effort of the Chinese and Serbian construction workers, engineers and architects, costs 226 million US […]

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Dan kada je student postao subjekt

Aida Džanović

Aida Džanović holds an MA in Political Science from the University of Sarajevo. The title ofher thesis is“European migration policy and the position of migrant workers from the Third world countries in the EU (case: BiH workers in Slovenia)”. Aida works as a researcher and a collaborator on many international and regional projects. She is an author of many research articles published in BiH and Serbia. Aida has organized and presented on many international conferences, took part in international seminars and summer schools. Focus of her research is the European migration policy from the viewpoint of the theory of biopolitics.
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Na Fakultetu političkih nauka u Sarajevu, jedna omanja grupa studenata ‘okuražila’ se da kroz program edukacije i obuke pokrene studentski časopis i web platformu. Program za cilj ima da studentima sarajevskog univerziteta obezbedi prostor gde studenti ‘mogu slobodno da pišu, i da imaju neki vid prakse’ (parafraziram jednog od organizatora ovog programa). Program se sastoji […]

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The Case for Governmental Regulation of Net Traffic (Part I)

Graham Patterson

Graham Patterson is currently finishing his second year of graduate school at the University of York in England, working towards a Master’s in Public Policy. Previously he spent five years working in the government and NGO sectors after receiveing his B.A. from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). His primary academic interests are intergovernmental fiscal transfers, partnerships between government and the private sector, and lately he has taken an active interest in mediation used for diplomacy. His hobbies are traveling, scuba diving and working in local/student government.
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Stepping onto the battlefield that rages over the issue of net neutrality, even as an observer, is enough to make your head spin. There is a vast amount of often contradictory information to process, with each faction that provides it chanting vigorously in defense of their own viewpoint. Soon you realize that each outcry sounds […]

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“In the second round we will take our country back”

Andrei Fărcaș

Andrei Fărcaș is a graduate student at the Central European University in Budapest. He was one of the organizers of the late 2014 protests in Romania.

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. The mandate of the Romanian president Traian Băsescu will end this December, so a first round of new presidential elections was scheduled for November 2nd. Shortly before the elections it was clear that there will be a second round, as none of the 14 candidates would have managed to obtain 50% of the votes. […]

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A Lesson in Civic Education

Nermina Mujagić

Ms Nermina Mujagić is a University Professor at the Faculty of Political Sciences, University of Sarajevo, where she teaches courses on the political science and communicology departments. She is an author of many books (Political de/re-socialization and media, Outside of politics, Politics as a spectacle, Silent speech of Bosnia…), monographs and articles. Her field of research are social and political conflicts, the culture of human rights, civic virtues, the media and the democratization of the public sphere.
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Minutes from the Youth Parliament Session – Bosnia and Herzegovina The Youth Parliament was organized thanks to the UNICEF BIH team. Several courageous women working at UNICEF have been organizing activities for years now only to promote the idea of children’s rights in our country, coping to find different ways for children’s problems to be […]

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Garancija za mlade Europske unije: Sve samo ne garancija zaposlenosti

Mario Munta

Mario Munta

Mario is a PhD student in Public Policy at the Central European University. His doctoral thesis deals with the Europeanisation modes of employment policies in Croatia. He obtained his MA in Public Policy. Thus far, he assisted in teaching and research at the University of Zagreb and the ECPR Summer School in Methods. His main research interests center around EU public policy, social and employment policy and sustainable development.
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  Prije nekoliko dana čelnici zemalja Europske unije okupili su se u Milanu na izvanrednom Summitu o zaposlenosti, pri čemu su se obvezali uliti dodatnih 6 milijardi eura u ne tako davno (2013.) uspostavljenu inicijativu za suzbijanje nezaposlenosti mladih u Europskoj uniji pod nazivom «Garancija za mlade» (Youth Guarantee).  Garancija za mlade ambiciozna je strategija […]

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Politika ubijanja oduševljenja (crtice o predizbornoj kampanji u BiH)

Aida Džanović

Aida Džanović holds an MA in Political Science from the University of Sarajevo. The title ofher thesis is“European migration policy and the position of migrant workers from the Third world countries in the EU (case: BiH workers in Slovenia)”. Aida works as a researcher and a collaborator on many international and regional projects. She is an author of many research articles published in BiH and Serbia. Aida has organized and presented on many international conferences, took part in international seminars and summer schools. Focus of her research is the European migration policy from the viewpoint of the theory of biopolitics.
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Kako nazvati predizborno šarenilo od plakata i glasila razasutih po Bosni i Hercegovini? Kako opisati terensku demokratiju, pusto ispražnjenu od svakog sadržaja, napose od političkog? Kako dati ozbiljan, analitičan pregled programa političkih stranaka, kada su njihove sadržaje zasenila lica, stara i nova ‘pamflet naslovnica’? Nema tu oduševljenja. Suzbijeno. Isto se gradivo potvrđuje godinama. Kao lošim […]

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Budućnost ideje socijalne politike Evropske unije

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 POZICIJA SOCIJALNE POLITIKE U IDEJI EVROPSKIH INTEGRACIJA Osnova je ustanovljena već Rimskim ugovorom iz 1957. godine afirmisanjem velikih sloboda, ukidanja diskriminacije izmedju radnika država članica, principa jednakog tretmana i jednakosti nagradjivanja, ali tek Samitom u Parizu 1972. godine i Programom socijalne akcije 1974. godine regulacija socijalne politike postaje vidljivija na evropskom nivou. Preko Jedinstvenog evropskog […]

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Evropa u komšiluku

Aida Džanović

Aida Džanović holds an MA in Political Science from the University of Sarajevo. The title ofher thesis is“European migration policy and the position of migrant workers from the Third world countries in the EU (case: BiH workers in Slovenia)”. Aida works as a researcher and a collaborator on many international and regional projects. She is an author of many research articles published in BiH and Serbia. Aida has organized and presented on many international conferences, took part in international seminars and summer schools. Focus of her research is the European migration policy from the viewpoint of the theory of biopolitics.
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” … podigni zid bezbroj godina dug, tako da ne mogu preko, da te ne vidim, i da ne osjetim, da za tebe ima još netko, meni nepoznat …”   Drage i samopevljive rime Časne riječi Zlatana Stipišića (Gibonni-ja) osluškivali smo na radiju Dalmacija. Nisu se dale pevati, bile su, za neverovati, teške i turobne. […]

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Zatvorene izborne liste – veća zastupljenost žena u legislativnim tijelima ili „izbori za stranke“

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Dogovorom lidera Saveza nezavisnih socijaldemokrata, Milorada Dodika, i Socijaldemokratske partije BiH, Zlatka Lagumdžije, 31. oktobra 2012. godine, u bosanskohercegovačko političkom govoru aktualizirao se pojam zatvorene izborne liste. U obrazloženju uvrštavanja izmjena Izbornog zakona u politički sporazum navodi se uspostavljanje veće ravnopravnosti spolova u legislativnim tijelima. U ovom radu, analizirajući rezultate izbora za Zastupnički dom Parlamentarne […]

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