This policy brief is the third and the last in a series of research papers published within the project "Visegrad Support for Dialogue between Serbia and Kosovo" supported by the International Visegrad Fund.
BCSP researcher Bojan Elek analyzes the key data from the annual report of the European Commission on the progress of Serbia in the accession process, published on October 8, 2014.
Serbia has the strength and responsibility to enable Gay Pride march to go ahead, but the question remains whether it has will to do so, said BCSP research associateIsidora Stakic for Balkan Insight.
The subject of this publication is the integrity of the three most significant security sector institutions in Serbia: the Ministry of Defence and the Armed Forces of Serbia; the Ministry of the Interior and the police; and the Security Information Agency.
The platform "prEUgovor" gathering seven expert organizations has been monitoring areas related to obligations contained in political criteria and chapters 23 and 24. This report contains findings and recommendations which are a result of scrupulous monitoring of the progress made in these areas, ...
Prepared by Miroslav Hadžić and Bogoljub Milosavljević. Centre for Civil-Military Relations, Belgrade, 2006
The book "Model Laws on Security and Defence", published by the Centre for Civil-Military Relations, contains five model laws in the field of defence and security of the State Union of Serbia and Montenegro. The first among them regulates the procedures and instruments for democratic and civil control of the Army of Serbia and Montenegro. Its first version was drafted by Miroslav Hadžić, Bogoljub Milosavljević and Ilija Babić. It was preceded by a decision of the Defence Committee of the Parliament of Serbia and Montenegro to establish a Working Group for the drafting of the law. The OSCE Mission in SCG has supported that project. The Model Law was subsequently improved and amended at several meetings of the Committee that were attended, in addition to the members of the Parliament, by the experts from governmental and non-governmental organizations, as well as by the members of the Assembly's professional service. At the meeting, held on March 16, 2006, the Committee adopted a draft text of the Law on Democratic and Civilian Control of the Army of Serbia and Montenegro and decided to be the proposer of the Law.
Model Law on Supreme Defence Council , as well as the Model Law on Civilian Services has been drafted by Miroslav Hadžić, Bogoljub Milosavljević and Milorad Timotić. They were at the same time the leaders of the team of experts of the Centre. Model Law on the method of determining and handling classified information was drafted by Đorđe Dozet and Goran Dolović, while the Model Law on Private Security Related Services was drafted by Slobodan Miletić and Bogoljub Milosavljević. All previous and final drafts of the laws have been verified, after thorough debates, at the meeting of the team of experts of the Centre.
The entire project was implemented in cooperation and with the support of the Geneva Centre for the Democratic Control of Armed Forces.