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23.09.2017.

One more Montenegro Pride successfully held

One more Montenegro Pride successfully held The fact that Montenegro is a state that has the capacity to accept all its differences and strengthens the level of tolerance in its society, has been confirmed once again at today's fifth Montenegro Pride, held in Podgorica.

15.09.2017.

Campaign and training on protection against domestic violence and juvenile forced marriages among the Roma population

Campaign and training on protection against domestic violence and juvenile forced marriages among the Roma population

The Ministry for Human and Minority Rights, in cooperation with the National Office for Combating Trafficking, the Centre for Social Work, the Berane Municipality, the Red Cross of Berane, the NGO Center for Roma Initiatives, held in Berane a training for Roma and Egyptian students of the elementary school "Radomir Mitrović" regarding the problem of underage marriages. Children had the opportunity to discussed how to recognize domestic violence and how to act if violence occurs, as well as the consequences of underage marriages. In addition to the above mentioned topics, lecturers pointed out to the extremely high importance of education for the Roma and Egyptian population, which is a prerequisite for inclusion in all aspects of social life in Montenegro. The activity involved 30 students.

11.09.2017.

Meeting: Zenka-Makavi Kogali: Montenegro has a social potential when it comes to respecting human rights

Meeting: Zenka-Makavi Kogali: Montenegro has a social potential when it comes to respecting human rights

Sincere and dedicated work in the area of ​​protection of children's rights in Montenegro was confirmed once again during today's discussion of Minister for Human and Minority Rights Mehmed Zenka and the new Head of the UNICEF for Montenegro Osama Makavi Kogali.

03.09.2017.

Minister Zenka attended the ceremonial opening of the St. Peter's Cathedral in Bar

Minister Zenka attended the ceremonial opening of the St. Peter

Minister for Human and Minority Rights Mehmed Zenka and Director General for Relations with Religious Communities Žana Filipović attended the ceremonial opening of the St. Peter's Cathedral in Bar.

30.08.2017.

Delegation of the Government of Montenegro in a working visit in Priština

Delegation of the Government of Montenegro in a working visit in Priština

Delegation of the Government of Montenegro, consisted of the Director General of the Directorate for Promotion and Protection of the Rights of Minorities and Other Minority National Communities, Leon Gjokaj, General Director of the Directorate for Education of Minority People and Other National Communities of the Ministry of Education Marash Dukaj and Fikret Ljuljanović, advisor in the Ministry of Human and Minority Rights, has paid a working visit to the Ministry of Education, Science and Technology of the Government of the Republic of Kosovo and the Rectorate of the University of Pristina, with the aim of helping interested candidates from Montenegro to sign up at the universities in Kosovo.

29.08.2017.

Minister Zenka in Nikšić: The National SOS Line for Victims of Domestic Violence has received calls from 853 people from its founding

Minister Zenka in Nikšić: The National SOS Line for Victims of Domestic Violence has received calls from 853 people from its founding

The fight against discrimination is part of the priority policies in the internal and international plan of the Montenegrin Government, said Minister for Human and Minority Rights Mehmed Zenka during his visit to SOS Telephone for Women and Children Victims of Violence Nikšić.

28.08.2017.

Announcement: Opportunity for the diligent to learn about their tradition and language at Ivanova korita

Announcement: Opportunity for the diligent to learn about their tradition and language at Ivanova korita

Members of the Roma and Egyptian population from the upper classes of elementary school education from the four Montenegrin Municipalities Podgorica, Nikšić, Berane and Petnjica will be staying on Ivanova Korita in the children's resort "Lovćen Bečići" during the next few days.

28.08.2017.

The Jewish Community of Montenegro got its the first rabbi with a residency in Montenegro

The Jewish Community of Montenegro got its the first rabbi with a residency in Montenegro

Rabbi Ari Edelkop is officially the first rabbi with permanent residency in Montenegro, which the Jewish community got, it was noted in the conversation between Minister Mehmed Zenka and President of the Jewish Community of Montenegro, Jaša Alfandari, during his audience at the Ministry for Human and Minority Rights, earlier today.

26.08.2017.

Meeting Zenka- Ozdemir: A solid foundation of cooperation built on respecting the old values

Meeting Zenka- Ozdemir: A solid foundation of cooperation built on respecting the old values

Minister for Human and Minority Rights Mehmed Zenka talked today with the director of the Turkish Cultural Centre in Podgorica, Yunus Emra, Jihan Ozdemir on the heritage of common history and the development of friendly interpersonal relations, culture, customs and tradition of the Republic of Turkey and Montenegro.

21.08.2017.

The Ministry for Human and Minority Rights strongly condemns the attack on Libyan students in Nikšić

The Ministry for Human and Minority Rights strongly condemns the attack on Libyan students in Nikšić

Montenegro is determined to be based on the principles of freedom, democracy and respect for all human rights and fundamental freedoms without discrimination. Its full dedication to the fact that no one should suffer discrimination because of any personal characteristics Montenegro realizes through a whole set of policies in the area of ​​human and minority rights promotion and the fight against their violations.