16. Aug 2012.

Support for battered eco-activists

Group of civil society "Brana", including the Belgrade Open School, addressed a news conference at the Media Center support for Esad and Amel KURBEGOVIĆ from CSOs "Friends Brodarevo" who are on the premises of the Municipality of Prijepolje 15th August 2012. beaten up at a public debate about the assessment study of the environmental impact hydroelectric Lim.

Activists believe that the Group Esad and Amel KURBEGOVIĆ this incident threatened the right to life and respect for physical and mental integrity.

They insist on the respect of the assessment of environmental impact and recall that in the case of construction of hydropower plants on the Lim case of unsustainable and environmentally irresponsible plan. In addition, it would be violating the law on ratification of the Kyoto Protocol to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change which prohibits higher landfill construction of dams, which are not considered plants to obtain renewable energy.

Group organization "Brana" will focus its activities in the framework of this event continue street action that the competent institutions, businesses, citizens and the media to point out the need for constant care for the environment.