Mihaljo Colak (2001)

Belgrade , SRB
Mihaljo Colak currently works as Program Coordinator for the Open Society Fund for Serbia. Prior to this, he was a lawyer with the Serbian Helsinki Committee in Belgrade, Serbia, which works to promote the idea of the rule of law and the protection of human rights in the country. In this capacity, Mihaljo worked primarily on a refugee repatriation program entitled "I Want to Go Home," which offers legal and other assistance to Serbian refugees from Croatia. As a PILnet International Fellow, Mihajlo developed a project that would provide education and training to lawyers in Serbia on how to bring domestic cases before international and regional human rights bodies.