Network of cantonal practitioners contributes to development planning and management in Federation of BiH
May 12, 2017
The significant contributions by the Network of cantonal practitioners to the implementation of the creation of a strategic approach to Planning and Managing and the implementation of development projects in the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH), were highlighted on the three-day seminar in Orašje.
Better conditions for kids in energy efficient Center Los Rosales and Radobolja kindergarten in Mostar
May 11, 2017
The Green Economic Development Project, implemented by United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), officially marked the completion of the works on improving energy efficiency of the Center for children and youth with special needs Los Rosales and Radoblja kindergarten in Mostar.
Increasing safety of communities in BiH: 2,315 pieces of SALW destroyed
Apr 29, 2017
The authorities of Bosnia and Herzegovina destroyed 2,315 pieces of small arms and light weapons (SALW) and 3,344 of their parts and components on Saturday 29 April 2017, at Jelsingrad smelter in Banja Luka.
Through prevention to flood risk reduction in Brod municipality
Apr 27, 2017
Today, the United Nations Development Program (UNDP), as part of the "Initiative for disaster risk reduction" and in cooperation with the Municipality of Brod, BiH Ministry of Security, the BiH Armed Forces and EUFOR, began work on the rehabilitation and revitalization of the Main Channel no. 2 for surface water drainage in the municipality of Brod.
ReLOaD project – a new EU and UNDP 10 million euro initiative launched in Sarajevo
Apr 25, 2017
The Regional Programme on Local Democracy in the Western Balkans (ReLOaD), a new 10 million euro initiative by the EU and the UNDP will benefit 38,000 citizens across the Western Balkans.
LID project: support for 145 soybean producers in BiH
Apr 24, 2017
Within the scope of LID project, the seeds of soybeans have been provided for 145 soybean producers from 5 municipalities and cities in BiH - Bijeljina, Domaljevac-Šamac, Odžak, Orašje and Šamac - which will raise soybeans plantations on an area of 660 hectares, during this year’s agricultural season.
UNDP Executive Board welcomes appointment of Achim Steiner as new Administrator
Apr 20, 2017
The President of the Executive Board of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) today welcomed the appointment of Achim Steiner as the Organization’s new Administrator.
Finalized methodology for mapping biomass potentials in BiH
Apr 20, 2017
The Bioenergy Joint Program, under auspices of Ministry of foreign trade and economic relations of BiH, today has organized the second meeting of the work groups in hotel Blanca at Vlašić mountain. The final version of the methodology for mapping biomass potentials in BiH has been presented to the representatives of relevant institutions from all levels in BiH.
Vrbas Project: Public call for selection of non-structural projects to reduce the risk of floods in 14 municipalities in the Vrbas river
Apr 13, 2017
United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), within the project “Technology transfer for climate resilient flood management in Vrbas River Basin”, funded by the Global Environmental Facility (GEF), published the Public Call to collect applications for non-structural projects for reducing/eliminating the risk of flooding in the municipalities within the Vrbas river basin in which there is an objective risk of flooding.
Law on Development Planning and Management in FBiH supports the public funds spending for the real needs of the citizens
Apr 11, 2017
Adoption of the Law on Development Planning and Management by FBiH paves the way not only for faster and more coherent socio-economic development, but also for harmonised development planning and management at all government levels in FBiH. The law-making process has received strong support from the Integrated Local Development Project (ILDP), a joint project of the Government of Switzerland and UNDP BiH.