Administration Justice

The World Factbook (CIA)
www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/bk.html


Provides a description of the geography, people, government, economy, communications, transportation, military and transnational issues of Albania. Other country descriptions are written to a common template so that comparisons of similar functions in different countries can be made easily.

Country Profile (BBC)
news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/europe/country_profiles/1066886.stm


Includes a brief overview, facts and information about leaders and media in Bosnia-Herzegovina.

Federal Office of Statistics
www.fzs.ba/Eng/index.htm


Office for statistics for Bosnia-Herzegovina. In English.


Corruption & Fraud

Anti-Corruption Practitioners Network - Country Overview
europeandcis.undp.org/anticorruption/show/5DFCF132-F203-1EE9-B8338074D57C2E1C

Part of the United Nations Development Programme, this network overview presents information on Bosnia-Herzegovina's anti-corruption institutions, anti-corruption strategy, and anti-corruption legal framework. Also available are links to related documents.

Group of States against Corruption (GRECO) - Council of EuropeGRECO evaluation procedures involve the collection of information through questionnaire(s), on-site country visits enabling evaluation teams to solicit further information during high-level discussions with domestic key players, and drafting of evaluation reports. These reports, which are examined and adopted by GRECO, contain recommendations to the evaluated countries in order to improve their level of compliance with the provisions under consideration. Measures taken to implement recommendations are subsequently assessed by GRECO under a separate compliance procedure (website).


Drugs & Alcohol

European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction - Country Overview
www.emcdda.europa.eu/publications/country-overviews/ba

Part of the United Nations Development Programme, this network overview presents information on Bosnia-Herzegovina's anti-corruption institutions, anti-corruption strategy, and anti-corruption legal framework. Also available are links to related documents.

EMCDDA - Yearly Country Overviews

This country overview provides a structured synopsis of the trends and characteristics of national drug problems in Bosnia and Herzegovina in 2009. It consists of summary of the national drug situation presenting brief information in key areas (drugs prevalence, prevention, harm reduction, drug laws etc.). It has been produced within the framework of a technical cooperation and assistance project with the Western Balkans countries financed by the European Commission's regional Community Assistance for Reconstruction, Development and Stabilisation (CARDS) fund. This volume contains the English, Bosnian, Serbian and Croatian version..


Human Rights

Amnesty International - International Report
An overview of the current human rights status of Bosnia-Herzegovina as determined by the Amnesty International Report. In Arabic, English, French, and Spanish.

Annual Reports to Congress on Human Rights Practices - Bosnia-Herzegovina
These reports, produced by the U.S. Department of State, to the U.S. Congress. The law provides that the Secretary of State shall transmit a "full and complete report regarding the status of internationally recognized human rights, within the meaning of subsection (A) in countries that receive assistance under this part, and (B) in all other foreign countries which are members of the United Nations and which are not otherwise the subject of a human rights report under this Act." Reports on several countries are included that do not fall into the categories established by these statutes and that thus are not covered by the congressional requirement. The reports cover internationally recognized individual, civil, political, and worker rights, as set forth in the Univeral Declaration of Human Rights. (website).

Annual Reports to Congress on International Religious Freedom - Bosnia-Herzegovina
These reports, produced by the U.S. Department of State, describe the status of religious freedom in Bosnia-Herzegovina, government policies violating religious belief and practices of groups, religious denominations, and individuals, and U.S. policies to promote religious freedom around the world. It is submitted in compliance with the International Religious Freedom Act of 1998 (website).

Freedom Watch - Political Rights and Civil Liberties
Country report including basis political, economic, and social data arranged in the following categories: population, gross national income per capita (GNI/per capita), life-expectancy, religious groups, ethnic groups, captial, political rights, civil liberties, status, and a ten-year ratings timeline. Includes reports from 2002.


Research & Statistics

Federation of Bosnia-Herzegovina in Figures
Broad statistical document. Includes a section on the Administration of Justice.

Statistical Yearbook