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.
MIA project: Presentation on harmful impacts of mercury for healthcare workers held
Dec 13, 2017
Within the MIA Project, the presentation for healthcare workers on negative impacts of mercury on human health, identification of vulnerable population groups, roles of healthcare workers in the application of preventive measures in usage of mercury-containing products was held in healthcare centre „Dr. Mustafa Sehovic“ Tuzla.
MEG project: Establishment of Local Economic Development Professionals’ Network
Dec 13, 2017
The inaugural meeting of Local Economic Development Professionals Network,established within MEG project, was held in Banja Luka.
Via Dinarica: step towards sustainable tourism development
Dec 11, 2017
"Via Dinarica is a unique project because it naturally connects people of the Balkans, tourists from all over the world with BiH, as well as people with nature"
Better indoor comfort for 143 children and employees in Bjelave Kids' House are now ensured with the implementation of energy efficiency measures
Dec 1, 2017
Energy efficiency measures were implemented within the project "Green Economic Development", with the financial support of the Ministry of Spatial Planning, Construction and Environmental Protection of Canton Sarajevo, the Government of Sweden, the Environmental Fund of Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina. UNDP implemented the project.
Two new projects to put focus on gender equality and SDGs in BiH
Nov 30, 2017
Stronger women’s leadership and participation in political life, and support to the rollout of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and engagement of the private sector are in focus of two projects which the Government of Sweden will finance with the total amount of USD 2.5 million and UN agencies will implement in the next two years.
LID project: Selected teams for participation in the first "Global Crowdfunding Academy" in BiH
Nov 28, 2017
There are 11 teams selected for participation in this year ''Global Crowdfunding Academy'', which will be organized for the first time in BiH.
Six smart solar benches are available to citizens of Sarajevo
Nov 27, 2017
There are six smart solar benches available to citizens of Sarajevo, located at three locations in the municipality Centar. The Embassy of Sweden provided financial support to this project, and UNDP and UNEP provided technical support.