Bosnia Herzegovina

10 years of movement Take Back the Tech

Former OWPSEE (today OWP) started campaigning in South East Europe in 2008. and the countries that are included are Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia, Croatia, Kosovo, Montenegro, Macedonia, and Albania.
During the „16 days of activism against gender-based violence“ OWP team's activities range from translating materials to some of the local languages, roundtables, documenting, training and/or digital storytelling.


The Foundation Cure has been active for years. They cover all segments of women’s action and their struggles in public space as well as in private life.
One of the most interesting projects is the Festival “Pitschwise”, whose primary focus is female art and activism in Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Here are posters of Festival from different years.


The struggle run by associations and foundations that advocate for women’s rights is a struggle for all women because all women are equal. The important role in the fight for equality has Organisation Okvir. This organization recently launched "Kvir-archive" about the life and activity of LGBTIQ people in the history of BiH.From October 2016, the Association started working with LGBT * IQA people and activists from BiH and the region to document personal stories and memories of war, gender, sexuality and security of LGBT * IQA people.