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  • 20 Jan 2015
    Farming Raspberries As a Path to a Better Life

    What is the best way to enable someone to make a living from their work? An old Chinese saying, known to all, provides a clear recipe: "Give a man a fish and you feed him for a day; teach a man to fish and you feed him for a lifetime.” If you also provide a rod, a hook and some bait, as well as assistance in selling the catch, you are conducting what may be called an integrated and sustainable approach.

  • 16 Jan 2015
    Open days within Public call for submisssion of project proposals for inter-municipal cooperation

    We invite all interested applicants to take part in the "open days", which will be organized at four locations, according to the following schedule...

  • 28 Dec 2014
    Sarajevo, Mostar and Banja Luka Host Smart Energy Events

    Smart use of energy and importance of energy efficiency were in focus of educational events hosted by the UN Development Programme (UNDP) in Bosnia and Herzegovina, in co-operation with the Fund for Environmental Protection of the FBiH and the Fund for Environmental Protection and Energy Efficiency of the RS, on 26 and 27 December 2014 in Sarajevo, Mostar and Banja Luka.

  • 24 Dec 2014
    Municipalities and civil society continue cooperation through the project - Reinforcement of Local Democracy –LOD IV

    The signing ceremony of Memoranda of Understanding (MoUs) between the United Nations Development Programme in Bosnia and Herzegovina (UNDP BiH) and six BiH municipalities (Berkovići, Cazin, Kotor Varoš, Novo Sarajevo, Šekovići and Visoko) was convened in the premises of the EU Info Centre in the Delegation of the European Union in Sarajevo.

  • 24 Dec 2014
    Public call for partner local governance units to submit project proposals for inter-municipal cooperation

    The Integrated Local Development Project (ILDP) announces public call to its partner local governance units, development agencies and local action groups to submit project proposals for inter-municipal cooperation, in accordance to the attached guidelines.

  • 23 Dec 2014
    Improved Business Infrastructure Leads to New Jobs

    Signing contracts for allocation of funds to 12 local governments within the Grant Scheme "Improvement of business zones in FBiH".

  • 20 Dec 2014
    “A Year for the Record Books”

    It has been a tough year for BIH. The economic and financial crisis, coupled with the lack of progress on the political agenda and shared vision for the future of the country, would have been sufficient challenges for any country in their own right. The outpouring of citizen protests at the beginning of 2014 left no doubt in anyone’s mind that Bosnian citizens are acutely feeling the pain.

  • 19 Dec 2014
    Post-flood reconstruction of the Uzvinska Bridge in Teslić Municipality completed

    The bridge in Uzvinska (near Teslić) which was destroyed during the floods in May this year was reopened today. The bridge was reconstructed with funds from the European Union and Teslić Municipality. The funds invested by the EU Floods Recovery Programme amounted to BAM 38,431, which includes BAM 7,819 utilised for the protection of the river banks and arrangement of the riverbed, while the Teslić Municipality participated to the reconstruction of the bridge with BAM 25,000.

  • 17 Dec 2014
    Conference on the outcomes of the wood biomass project

    An increasing and different use and generation of wood biomass in Bosnia-Herzegovina has been the focus of the conference „Bosnia and Herzegovina Biomass Energy for Employment and Energy Security".

  • 11 Dec 2014
    Master Plan “Special Events” 1st Session

    UN House Sarajevo hosted the first session of the Master Plan ‘Special Events’ and brought members of the Armed Forces and Ministry of Defense of Bosnia and Herzegovina, EUFOR, NATO, OSCE, Sterling International, the United States Embassy, and the United Nations Development Programme together to discuss the results achieved so far in ammunition destruction.

  • 05 Dec 2014
    Free legal Aid for Citizens in Hercegovina-Neretva Canton

    The Ceremony marking the official opening of the new Free Legal Aid Agency in Mostar, Hercegovina-Neretva Canton took place on 3 December, 2014. The Prime Minister of Hercegovina-Neretva Government, Mr. Denis Lasic, the Minister of Justice of the Hercegovina-Neretva Canton, Ms. Radenko Miric, and Ms. Zahira Virani, UNDP Deputy Resident Representative addressed the audience.

  • 04 Dec 2014
    „Good Training – Better Administration”

    The Third annual conference of the Municipal Training System in Bosnia and Herzegovina under the motto „Good Training – Better Administration” was organised in Mostar, December 2nd 2014, with the goal to present the results in conducting the training programme, strengthening the institutions of the System in 2014, and exchanging the experience with representatives of the institutions from the region that are engaged in the training.

  • 03 Dec 2014
    The Eighth Session of the Strategic Committee for Weapons

    The Eighth Session of the Strategic Committee for Weapons, Ammunition and Explosive Ordnance was held on November 3 at the United Nations House in Sarajevo, where destruction results were presented and future plans were discussed.

  • 03 Dec 2014

    Frequently asked questions about application for project "Dialogue for the Future"

  • 03 Dec 2014
    EU Floods Recovery Programme: EU Member States Ambassadors and Diplomats visited Orašje and Odžak

    Charge d'Affaires of the EU Delegation to Bosnia and Herzegovina Dr Renzo Daviddi, and Head of Cooperation with the EU Delegation to BiH Melvin Asin, together with Swedish Ambassador Fredrik Schiller, Croatian Ambassador Ivan Del Vecchio, Dutch Ambassador Jurriaan Kraak, Slovenian Ambassador Iztok Grmek, Deputy Head of Mission Romania Dorin Popescu, Deputy/Charge d'Affairs of the Czech Republic Klara von Kriegsheim Kadlecova, and Second Secretary at the Embassy of Sweden Karin Lissola, visited Orašje and Odžak today.

  • 03 Dec 2014
    Call for Application on Training in the Project Cycle Management

    In order to prepare project proposals, the team of the project “Dialogue for the Future” is organizing two-days Training in Management of the Project Cycle on the four locations: Banja Luka, Drvar, Mostar and Sarajevo.

  • 02 Dec 2014
    Energy Efficiency in Public Sector Can Reduce Cost by 40%

    The Embassy of Sweden and United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) today, 2nd of December 2014, signed an agreement worth Euro 3.7 million for co-financing energy savings in public buildings in Sarajevo. Bosnia and Hercegovina is one of the least energy efficient countries in Europe. Up to 40% energy savings can be made by a more efficient use of energy in public buildings.

  • 02 Dec 2014
    Weapons Collected and Destroyed through the Campaign “Choose Life Not Weapons”

    896 pieces of small arms and light weapons (SALW) collected on Saturday, November 29, in all of Bosnia and Herzegovina in the past few months, have been destroyed in the facilities of “Jelšingrad” foundry.

  • 01 Dec 2014
    Addiction Recovery: New Treatment Helps Bring Families Together in Bosnia and Herzegovina

    “I’ve been clean for four years now”, says Asmir. “It was a long and difficult fight. I’ve tried pretty much everything, methadone, tramal, bromazepam and all sorts of stuff but nothing worked. I was in prison when I first heard about the Tuzla Center for Medical Substance Abuse Prevention. I decided to give it a try. I’m glad I did, and so are my family and friends”.

  • 28 Nov 2014
    BONTEX - Shirts Tailored with Love

    Bontex Maglaj Company, founded in 2005, produces high quality shirts sold on the western market. Today the company has 200 employees, with plans to increase the number, and the ambition to become one of the European leaders in production of men’s and women’s shirts by 2017.

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