Cross-cultural validity of the reactive-proactive aggression questionnaire among adults across five countries - Dini ć BM, Raine A, Vujić A, van Dongen JDM.
This study aims to test psychometric properties and factor invariance of the Reactive-Proactive Aggression Questionnaire (RPQ) for adults across five countries: Serbia (N = 409), Mauritius (N = 400), the United States (N = 389), the Netherlands (N = 372), ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 22, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Impact of COVID-19 on Women and Children
Mary RobinsonBy Mary RobinsonDUBLIN, Sep 16 2020 (IPS) The impacts of crises are never gender-neutral and COVID-19 is no exception. The pandemic has resulted in increased rates of violence against women and has exacerbated challenges in accessing justice. Women are losing their livelihoods faster than men. Millions of women are assuming disproportionate responsibility for caregiving. Many women have found themselves unable to access contraception and other sexual and reproductive health services. UN experts predict that as many as 13 million more child marriages could take place over the next 10 years because of COVID-19 ...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - September 16, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Mary Robinson Tags: Crime & Justice Economy & Trade Education Featured Gender Gender Violence Global Headlines Health Human Rights Humanitarian Emergencies Inequity Peace TerraViva United Nations Women in Politics Women's Health Source Type: news

Health consequences of domestic violence against women in Serbia - Mijatovi ć-Jovanović V, Canković S, Milijasevic D, Ukropina S, Jovanovic M, Canković D.
Background/Aim. Domestic violence against women is a significant public health problem resulting in serious health and social consequences, for women and their families. The aim of this study was to analyze the sociodemographic characteristic of women who ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 9, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Serbia: Health System Review.
Authors: Bjegovic-Mikanovic V, Vasic M, Vukovic D, Jankovic J, Jovic-Vranes A, Santric-Milicevic M, Terzic-Supic Z, Hernandez-Quevedo C Abstract This analysis of the Serbian health system reviews recent developments in organization and governance, health financing, health care provision, health reforms and health system performance. The health of the Serbian population has improved over the last decade. Life expectancy at birth increased slightly in recent years, but it remains, for example, around 5 years below the average across European Union countries. Some favourable trends have been observed in healt...
Source: Health systems in transition - August 28, 2020 Category: Health Management Tags: Health Syst Transit Source Type: news

Montenegro parliamentary vote tests pro-Western ruling camp
Montenegro is holding a parliamentary election this weekend marked by the new coronavirus outbreak and tensions with Serbia and the Serbian Orthodox Church over a religious property law (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - August 28, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Call for Urgent Action by 275 World Leaders on Global Education Emergency In Face of Covid19
Credit: UNICEF Mali / DickoBy External SourceNEW YORK, Aug 18 2020 (IPS) We write to call for urgent action to address the global education emergency triggered by COVID-19. With over 1 billion children still out of school because of the lockdown, there is now a real and present danger that the public health crisis will create a COVID generation who lose out on schooling and whose opportunities are permanently damaged. While the more fortunate have had access to alternatives, the world’s poorest children have been locked out of learning, denied internet access, and with the loss of free school meals – once a lifelin...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - August 18, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: External Source Tags: Economy & Trade Education Featured Global Headlines Health Human Rights Humanitarian Emergencies TerraViva United Nations Education Cannot Wait (ECW) Source Type: news

Coronavirus live news: Victoria in Australia adds 303 cases as restrictions tighten in Europe
Australian death toll stands at 379; France removed from UK travel corridor; Greece and Croatia impose midnight curfew on bars and restaurantsFrance could add British visitors to quarantine list after UK measuresUK adds France to Covid-19 14-day quarantine list‘Critical moment’: Spain sees cases rise againUS coronavirus death toll ‘to hit 200,000 by Labor Day’4.22amBSTHere is a little more on those New Zealand numbers:New Zealand reported seven new cases of coronavirus up to Saturday morning after a lockdown in Auckland was extended.Related:New Zealand coronavirus: seven new cases confirmed3.59amBSTFor an overview ...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - August 15, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Michael McGowan Tags: World news Infectious diseases Medical research Microbiology Science Source Type: news

What are the factors affecting tourist behavior based on the perception of risk? Romanian and Serbian tourists' perspective in the aftermath of the recent floods and wildfires in Greece - Kova čić S, Mărgărint MC, Ionce R, Miljković.
During the summer season 2018 and 2019, natural hazards (namely, floods and wildfires) have occurred at some of the most popular tourist destinations in Greece, endangering tourists ’ safety and vacation quality. These have influenced tourists’ percepti... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 13, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

The influence of driving anger on truck drivers' speeding behavior in Serbia: the evidence from naturalistic global positioning system driving data - Matovi ć B, Jovanovic D, Pljakić M, Bačkalić S, Jakšić D.
OBJECTIVE: Speeding behavior is recognized as one of the three main causes of risk on the roads and the most frequent ordinary violation among truck drivers. The study reported in this article focused on the driving anger personality trait and its role in ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - August 3, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Leaving No Roma behind during a pandemic, and beyond: a UN Resident Coordinator Blog
Roma people in Europe face widespread discrimination in many areas of life, including housing and health. In this opinion piece, Francoise Jacob, the UN Resident Coordinator in Serbia, explains how the UN is helping Roma communities, many of which have no access to safe water or electricity, to cope with the COVID-19 pandemic. (Source: UN News Centre - Health, Poverty, Food Security)
Source: UN News Centre - Health, Poverty, Food Security - August 2, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Leaving No Roma behind during a pandemic, and beyond: a UN Resident Coordinator ’s Blog
Roma people in Europe face widespread discrimination in many areas of life, including housing and health. In this opinion piece, Francoise Jacob, the UN Resident Coordinator in Serbia, explains how the UN is helping Roma communities, many of which have no access to safe water or electricity, to cope with the COVID-19 pandemic. (Source: UN News Centre - Health, Poverty, Food Security)
Source: UN News Centre - Health, Poverty, Food Security - August 2, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

The Good, the Bad and the Ugly
By Joaquín RoyMIAMI, Jul 31 2020 (IPS) In the cinematic context of the death of the Italian and universal composer, Ennio Morricone, author of the background music of more than four hundred films, as an indirect tribute, Europe took a solid step. The European Union’s (EU) forceful ban on accepting travelers from the rest of the world has been decided simultaneously with a collective option: an internal opening that covers the entire territory of the Schengen Agreement, an enlarged EU that includes some special non-members (Switzerland, Norway, Iceland, Liechtenstein and the microstates). Furthermore, the EU seems t...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - July 31, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Joaquin Roy Tags: Global Geopolitics Headlines Health Source Type: news

AP Explains: Why Serbs are protesting against virus lockdown
Thousands of people in Serbia are holding daily protests against the country’s president and his government in what was initially triggered by his plans to reintroduce lockdown measures to contain the new coronavirus outbreak in the Balkan country (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - July 13, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Serbia police detain 71 after 4th night of virus protests
Serbian police say they have detained 71 people after clashes erupted during the fourth night of anti-government protests that were initially sparked by an announced lockdown against the new coronavirus (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - July 11, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Coronavirus live news: Australian state of Victoria reports 216 new cases as France exceeds 30,000 deaths
San Quentin prison in US hasseven deaths and 1,500 positive tests; Serbia has record 18 fatalities; Australiacaps incoming flights and charges for quarantine8.22amBSTGood evening, good afternoon, good morning.This isDamien Gayle in London taking you through the next few hours of coronavirus-related updates and headlines from around the world.8.14amBSTI will be handing the blog over to my colleagues in the UK now. Thank you for following us here in Sydney and Melbourne today. Here is a wrap of the day so far:Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - July 11, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Damien Gayle (now), Lisa Cox and Melissa Davey (earlier) Tags: Coronavirus outbreak World news Infectious diseases Science Source Type: news