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On 1 January 2016, Juvetas and Centre for Monitoring and Research – CeMI and Queer Montenegro, started implementing the project Equal Access to Justice in Criminal Justice System of Montenegro. The project is implemented with the support of the ...
It is necessary that the Government of Montenegro immediately starts the legal procedure for amending the in catering facilities, which in fact abolished the ban on smoking in public spaces. Law on fees for the use of tobacco products, and ...
Report on implementation and effects of the Strategy for Development of Social and Child Protection was created under the project "Fostering community - SPEED UP", which Juventas implemented in cooperation with the NGO SOS Phone Podgorica, and the ...
Izvještaj o sprovođenju mjera Strategije za trajna rješenja pitanja koja se tiču raseljenih i interno raseljenih lica u Crnoj Gori, sa posebnim osvrtom na kamp Konik (2011-2015) i pratećim preporukama pripremila je Jelena Čolaković, ...
Social and child protection provide and implement measures and programs for individuals and families with unfavorable personal or family circumstances, which include prevention, assistance in satisfying the basic existential needs and ...
Pravo na zdravlje predstavlja jedno od temeljnih ljudskih prava, kako u nizu svjetski relevantnih dokumenata (deklaracije, konvencije, protokoli, povelje, itd)1, tako i u nacionalnom zakonodavstvu. Zdravlje kao osnovno ljudsko pravo neophodno je za ...
Djeca bez roditeljskog staranja do sticanja punoljetstva, odnosno najkasnije do 18. godine života, posebno su zaštićena setom nacionalnih i međunarodnih normi. Država ima obavezu da im na individualnom nivou, u okruženju najsličnijem ...
Ustav Crne Gore zabranjuje neposrednu i posrednu diskriminaciju “po bilo kom osnovu” (čl. 8) i izazivanje ili podsticanje mržnje ili netrpeljivosti po bilo kom osnovu (čl. 7). Posebnom odredbom proglašena je jednakost svih lica pred zakonom, ...
Nacionalni strateški odgovor na HIV prepoznaje grupe u povećanom riziku od HIV-a koje u najvećoj mjeri predstavljaju i grupe u riziku od siromaštva i socijalne isključenosti, s toga je u kontekstu analize efekata politika o smanjenja ...
  The general attitude of Montenegrins towards LGBT population can be characterized as negative. A great number of those questioned who consider homosexuality, bisexuality and transgender a disease, often “incurable”, also oppose to ...
Brošura je dio informativnog paketa koji je 2012. godine pripremljen za mlade u okviru projekta Evropske vrijednosti za mlade. Zajedničko tržište (eng. the common market) podrazimijeva ne samo integrisanje tržišta roba, već i tržišta ...
 O izazovima i potrebi unaprjeđenja vladavine prava i borbe protiv korupcije često se govori i u Ambasadi SAD i širom Crne Gore. Tačno je da je u tom smislu izuzetno važno  sarađivati  sa policijom, sudijama i vladinim zvaničnicima, i da ...
  “SPEED UP (Social Policies, Entrepreneurship, Employment, Dialogue UPgrading)” project, launched in August 2014, was supported by European Commission via EU Delegation to Montenegro, and is being implemented by NGO Juventas and SOS ...
Studija „Primjenjivost standarda za pružanja socijalnih servisa u organizacijama civilnog društva u Crnoj Gori” predstavlja analizu stanja u oblasti pružanja usluga u sistemu socijalne i dječje zaštite, analizu novousvojenih kriterijuma i ...
The Independent Report on the Implementation of Measures of the Strategy for the Employment and Development of Human Resources was created in order to assess the level of implementation of the measures of this Strategy, analyze the existing problems ...
Studija o socijalnom preduzetništvu u Crnoj Gori je izrađena kako bi na praktičan i konkretan način ponudila moguća rješenja i preporuke za regulisanje formalno-pravnog statusa socijalnih preduzeća, te da pokrene dijalog svih zainteresovanih ...
Nevladine organizacije Juventas i Akcija za ljudska prava (Human Rights Action - HRA) su od decembra 2013. godine do kraja decembra 2015. godine uz podršku Evropske unije (posredstvom Delegacije Evropske unije u Crnoj Gori) i ambasade Velike ...
In the time of globalization, fast technical and technological and significant demographic changes characterized by the global economic crisis, the labor market is especially dynamic in the developing and transitioning countries. The problematics of ...
All European and international referent organizations and bodies strongly support harm reduction as an efficient, evidence based approach to prevention of ineffective diseases transmition and treatment of persons who use drugs. Harm reduction ...
Akcioni plan je izrađen sa ciljem da doprinese unaprijeđenju uslova za rad, obrazovanja i rehabilitacije u zatvoru, kao i poboljšanju resocijalizacije zatvorenika i zatvorenica nakon izdržane zatvorske kazne. Nacrt akcionog plana je dio ...
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It is necessary that the Government of Montenegro immediately starts the legal procedure for amending the in catering facilities, which in fact abolished the ban on smoking in public spaces. Law on fees for the use of tobacco products, and electro-acoustic and acoustic devices

It is necessary to abolish Articles of the Law allowing the use of tobacco in catering facilities, which prevents the full implementation of the current Law on Restriction of the Use of Tobacco Products.

Namely, the Law on Restriction of the Use of Tobacco Products states that “smoking in the public and work space, as well as exposure of other persons to second-hand tobacco smoke is prohibited”.

Public spaces also include catering facilities1. These provisions were to be applied from the mid- 2016. However, they were repealed by the last adopted legal changes instead.

As indicated by the World Health Organization (WHO), the Law on fees for the use of tobacco products, and electro-acoustic and acoustic devices in catering facilities should not have been voted out in this form. In addition, the effect of this Law does not have a time-limit, although the time limit was determined in the previous valid versions of the law defining the fees for the use of tobacco products.

Therefore, not only is this Law harmful, but, this time, its effects are not time limited.

We recall that, Montenegro is one of the leading countries in the world regarding the negative statistics about the use tobacco products. According to the World Health Organization and IPSOS (2016), 41% of adult citizens of Montenegro are smokers. Montenegro is one of the leading countries in the world in the consumption of cigarettes perception. Consumption of tobacco products and exposure to tobacco smoke is in direct correlation with the worrying high number of people affected by cardiovascular and malignant diseases.

We emphasize that most citizens support the ban on smoking in the public space (60% in 2016 according to the WTO), including a large number of people who consume tobacco products.

Therefore, we request that the Government immediately starts the procedure for amending the Law on fees for the use of tobacco products and electro-acoustic and acoustic devices in catering facilities, and prohibits smoking in catering facilities in accordance with the Law on Restriction of the Use of Tobacco Products.

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