#D4D: Business Forum of BH Diaspora held in Switzerland
Mar 6, 2018
A one-day business forum of BH diaspora in Switzerland “Kozarac in the Heart”, organised by BKC Kula, was held in the town of Küssnacht am/Rigi, Switzerland, on March 2, 2018.
Final conference held on Results and Good Practices of Development in Birač Region
Feb 27, 2018
The conference presented the results achieved through development and recovery programmes implemented by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in the Birač region for the past sixteen years, primarily thanks to funding by the Government of the Netherlands.
Green Economic Development: Sweden provides 4 million euro for energy efficiency and renewable energy project
Feb 18, 2018
To reduce the environmental impact of excessive energy use and to promote a switch to cleaner energy in public sector, the Government of Sweden is allocating 4 million euro for the continuation of the “Green Economic Development” project implemented by UNDP.
Flood Recovery Programme: 15 million EUR for housing and economical strengthening of vulnerable families
Jan 26, 2018
With an aim to alleviate the effects of the catastrophic floods that hit Bosnia and Herzegovina (BIH) in 2014, the implementation of the second phase of the Flood Recovery Programme started. Programme, valued at 15 million euro, is funded by the European Union, in the amount of 12,5 million euro, in cooperation with the Government of Federation of BiH, Government of Republika Srpska, municipal and city authorities and United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in BiH.
Vrbas Project: Improving flood intervention systems to reducing damage
Jan 24, 2018
In 13 municipalities of the Vrbas River Basin, a revision of flood intervention and staff training plans has been initiated with the aim of reducing damage and mitigating the negative impact of floods on the population and the economy of local communities.
LID Project: Maglaj-based manufacturer ships its first products to Germany
Jan 23, 2018
ADV PAX Lutec d.o.o. Maglaj, a 2017 greenfield investment supported by the European Union (EU) funded “Local Integrated Development” Project, makes its first delivery to the EU market. With 42 new jobs added to the economy, the company will work with renowned European and global buyers such as Nestle, Dr. Oetker, Dallmayr, Lambertz, Lindt, Heilemann Confiserie, Rausch, Bosch and Siemens.
ILD Project: "Buba-mara" nursery in Pale has been renovated
Jan 22, 2018
Within the project “Improvement of quality of services in Buba-mara nursery” the building was renovated, and facade, doors and windows were replaced. The project was supported under the Financing Mechanism for Local Development in Republika Srpska (RS), a joint initiative of the RS Ministry of Finance, RS Ministry for Administration and Local Self-Governance, the RS Investment and Development Bank and the Integrated Local Development Project (ILDP), a joint project of the Government of Switzerland and the United Nations Development Programme in BiH (UNDP BiH).
Final presentations of Startup Academy participants held in Sarajevo
Jan 19, 2018
Local Integrated Development (LIR) project, primarily funded by the European Union (EU) and implemented by the United Nations Development Program (UNDP), supported the development of entrepreneurial skills and new startup ideas in Bosnia and Herzegovina through StartUp Academy.
MIA project: Second meeting of the Working group on mercury held
Dec 21, 2017
UNDP within the MIA project, financed by the GEF, presented to the Working group members the revised final draft of Mercury Initial Assessment report.
ReLOaD: Increase of transparency for distribution of funds to civil society organizations in BiH
Dec 19, 2017
Twenty-one local self-governance units from BiH have expressed their will to ensure better citizens’ participation in decision making processes on local level, within the ReLOaD project.