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Bosnia & Herzegovina: Citizens Policing Traffic Violations in Sarajevo

Categories: Eastern & Central Europe, Bosnia Herzegovina, Citizen Media, Digital Activism, Governance, Law

Using the Facebook page [1] [bs] “Moj grad, moja sigurnost, moja odgovornost” (“My city, my security, my responsibility”), Sarajevo residents are uploading pictures of illegally parked cars and reckless drivers, trying to convince the authorities to take action and protect pedestrians. According to the administrators of the page, there has been enormous response from the people who decided to take the problem of transport culture into their own hands.