Via Dinarica: Finish tour operators and a travel blogger discover magic of tourism in Bosnia and Herzegovina
Sep 14, 2017
A couple of tour operators and a travel blogger - journalist from Finland, visited Bosnia and Herzegovina this week, and explored some of Via Dinarica trails, aiming to inform Finnish tourists about this destination, and prepare attractive programs for them.
LID: Public works project “Together to employment” successfully implemented in Foča
Sep 12, 2017
Over the past four months, 30 workers from socially vulnerable categories, including 10 women, have got jobs within the scope of project dubbed “Together to employment", which was successfully implemented in Foča.
MEG project supports systematic improvements of water supply services in BiH
Sep 4, 2017
MEG project started an initiative to systematically solve problems in the area of public water services, by signing Public Service Agreements (PSA) between local authorities, as founders, and public water utility companies. As of now, 11 MEG project partner local governments in BiH have signed PSAs with water utility companies for the provision of public water supply services.
EU Local Integrated Development project provides a better living standard for beneficiaries in Doboj, Žepče and Maglaj
Aug 22, 2017
Successes of the Local Integrated Development (LID) Project, funded with EUR 6.6 million by the EU, and implemented by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), is clearly visible in the Doboj, Žepče and Maglaj areas. This was the conclusion of the visit of Head of Cooperation at the EU Delegation in BiH Melvin Asin, and Deputy UNDP Resident Representative in BiH Sukhrob Khoshmukhamedov, to LID Project beneficiaries and representatives of the local authorities.
LID Project: Results of the Public Call for participation in the program for supporting the production of cherries, strawberries and hazelnuts
Aug 15, 2017
Within the scope of “Local Integrated Development” Project (LID), the Public Call for the participation in in the program for supporting the production of cherries, strawberries and hazelnuts was announced on June 09, 2017 and closed on July 10, 2017.
Start of the works on the rehabilitation of the landslide Vardište in Zenica
Aug 15, 2017
UNDP, within the project "Disaster Risk Reduction Initiative", in cooperation with the Federal Ministry of Physical Planning and the City of Zenica, has begun works on the rehabilitation of the Vardište landslide in Zenica. This landslide directly jeopardizes 12 houses in the Kočeva river zone, as well as the local road used by 88 households of the local community Brod.
100 projects implemented and improved quality of life for 100,000 citizens
Jul 26, 2017
More than 200 local community forums held, 76 infrastructure projects and 34 social inclusion projects, 125 premises of local communities modernised, seven social centres opened, and countless trainings for local community representatives are but few deliverables of the project Strengthening the Role of Local Communities/Mjesne Zajednice (MZs) in BiH. During only one year of its implementation, the project had an impact on the quality of life of more than 100,000 citizens in BiH, of which 40,000 women.
UNDP BiH supports the socio-economic development of Trebinje and Ljubinje
Jul 26, 2017
City of Trebinje and Municipality of Ljubinje have developed long partnerships with UNDP in BiH, and Sezin Sinanoglu, UNDP BiH Resident Representative visited these areas to observe the implementation and impact of the activities of the local development projects and discuss the potential for future joint engagements in developmental programmes in Eastern Herzegovina.
Third National Communication (TNC) and Second Biennial Update Report on Greenhouse Gas Emissions (SBUR) of Bosnia and Herzegovina Adopted
Jul 24, 2017
The Third National Communication (TNC) and Second Biennial Update Report on Greenhouse Gas Emissions (SBUR) of Bosnia and Herzegovina under the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) was adopted by the BiH Council of Ministers on May 23rd, 2017. UNDP, with financial support of the Global Environment Fund (GEF), in cooperation with local authorities prepared the Report.
Diaspora for the economy of the Srebrenica region
Jul 21, 2017
The round-table session “Diaspora for the economy of the Srebrenica region” emphasized the need for a more intensive participation of the diaspora in the development of the municipalities of Srebrenica, Bratunac, Milići, Vlasenica, and Zvornik.