June 10, 2012

RS WPON in the Netherlands

From June 5 to 8, 2012 the representatives of the Association “Republic of Srpska Ministry of the Interior Women Network – RS WPON” paid a study visit dedicated to women in police to the Ministry of Internal Affairs of the Kingdom of Netherlands and the European Network of Policewomen (ENP).

The aim of this visit was to get acquainted with relevant European legislation, rules and procedures in cases of gender discrimination, recruitment and integration of women in law enforcement agencies, the role of associations and networks of women in police and cooperation with non-governmental organizations.

The study visit was organized under the TAIEX program (European Commission Technical Assistance and Information Exchange Instrument).