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HALT Project - Achievements in 2021

Project Halting Arms and Lawbreaking Trade in Bosnia and Herzegovina (HALT) commenced in February 2020 as a joint project of UNDP in BiH and UNODC with an overall objective to further increase safety…  

Mayor of Tešanj: A well-organised and active local community and MZs have more power and their voice is heard louder

Each municipality or city has many specificities. Ours is that we have been working on building the environment and institutions in the last decades.  

Mayor of Gradiška: For the MZ to become a generator of ideas and needs of citizens

Through the first four-year phase of the Project, the City of Gradiška achieved numerous benefits.  

Transfer of knowledge: There are good and even better facilitators

The methodology of organising and conducting a forum as well as facilitation and co-facilitation was part of one of the first trainings in the form of training for trainers in MZs.  

Free ultrasound medical check-ups provided for all girls and women in the Bijeljina region - „Women in Elections in BiH“ project ensured procurement of two mobile ultrasound devices

For the first time, all girls and women from the entire Bijeljina region will be provided with free regular check-ups, as two mobile ultrasound devices have been donated to the Bijeljina Health Center…  

Olovo: Long-standing problems now resolved

The project “Strengthening the Role of MZs in BiH” records multiple positive changes in the Municipality of Olovo, where citizens of MZs have succeeded in solving some of the long-standing…  

Parents love it when they know their children are on a proper playground and not the streets

At the citizens’ forum organised in the local community of Ilićka within the project “Strengthening the Role of MZs in BiH”, the laying of artificial grass on the local football field was voted…  

Regional cooperation key to the achievement of global goals

A conference dedicated to the implementation of the Sustainable development goals (SDGs) was held in Sarajevo on 29 and 30 November 2021.  

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