Work in the community -Ministry of Interior and FLD

Representatives of the Foundation of Local Democracy participated in the campaign with the Ministry of Interior of Canton Sarajevo: "The work in the community - the fight against domestic violence." Within this regular program of the Ministry of Interior particularly is paid to issue of domestic violence.

This year, the activities on interviewing and introducing the citizens with the issue of domestic violence were conducting, such as the mandatory legal obligation of every citizen to report violence. On April 23, 2015, in the period from 12:00 to 14:00 o’clock, in front of "Alta" shopping in Sarajevo, representatives of FLD and the police talked to citizens /  on domestic violence, inform them and distributed flyers with SOS phone.

This activity falls within the activities of the Coordinating Body for the Prevention of Domestic Violence in Sarajevo Canton. The  appointed Coordinating Body consists of representatives of the five ministries of the Canton Sarajevo competent in this area, and FLD. This body was founded in 2005 on the initiative of FLD, in order to establish the systematic approach to domestic violence issues. Foundation of local Democracy with the Ministry of Interior has a long-term cooperation which was officially announced by the signing of the Protocol on the procedure for reporting domestic violence in Canton Sarajevo through the SOS line, as well as the Treaty and the Protocol on the accommodation of victims of violence in the safe house, which is being implemented with the relevant institutions . On the left side representative of the Coordinating Body and the Ministry of Interior Aida Hajro with the manager of the Safe House Mubera Hodzic Lemes and coordinator of the Safe House Natasa Mujkanović.

Safe House

Report the violence to the relevant police, welfare center or call us at:

033 222 000

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SOS Phone

You have the right to seek help and get the support of others. We understand you, can and will help you. Stay anonymous and give us a call.

033 222 000 (KS), 1265 (FBiH)

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Center for Women

YOU ARE NOT GUILTY! YOU ARE NOT ALONE! THE EXIT IS OUT! Free legal aid, free psychological and socio-economic support

033 570 560 / 570 561

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