nela kuburovic peticija
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On the invitation of the Ministry of Justice, representatives of the Autonomous Women’s Center, Vanja Macanovic and Vedrana Lacmanovic, met on November 7th with the Minister of Justice, Nela Kuburovic ,and Ministry representatives. On this occasion, the Minister, Nela Kuburovic, signed the petition calling for the proclamation of May 18th as the Day of Remembrance of Murdered Women Victims of Violence. At the meeting, Minister Kuburovic stated that she’s willing to support amendments proposed by women’s organizations in relation to the laws about violence against women already in Parliamentary procedure (Law on Domestic Violence Prevention, Criminal Code).

Aside from the Minister, the petition was signed by employees of the Ministry of Justice.