The United Nations Country Team (UNCT) in Bosnia and Herzegovina is comprised of twelve UN Funds, Programmes and Specialized Agencies (FAO, ILO, UNDP, UNFPA, UNEP, UNESCO, UNHCR, UNICEF, UNODC, UNV, UN Women, WHO), the Bretton Woods Institutions (World Bank, IMF), ICTY and IOM. The work of the UNCT is being coordinated through the Office of the UN Resident Coordinator and framed within the One UN Programme for Bosnia and Herzegovina 2015-2019 representing the strategic programmatic and financial basis for the development partnership between the United Nations and the country.
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Mar 23, 2015
Forty projects have been granted support through this Public Call, with the total worth of more than 850,000.00 USD.
Mar 20, 2015
"Adequate access to health care, early intervention programmes and inclusive education, as well as appropriate research, are vital to the growth and development of individuals with Down syndrome", Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said.
Mar 19, 2015
Youth Forums are a place where young people from BiH have the opportunity to present constructive ideas for the progress of BiH with special emphasis on the role of youth in this process. (Photo: UN BiH)
One hundred and seventeen young people from all over Bosnia and Herzegovina participated in four of the Youth Forums organized in the past ten days in Sarajevo, Mostar, Tuzla and Banja Luka.
IOM presents findings from the report ‘Mapping major migration flows over the territory of Western Balkan countries, 2009-2013'Mar 16, 2015
L-R: Harry Smith, IOM Project Development Officer, Gianluca Rocco, IOM Sub-Regional Coordinator for the Western Balkans, and Andrea Dabizzi, IOM Project Manager, present the report (Photo: UN BiH)
The report was produced by IOM with the aim of supporting Western Balkan governments in formulating adequate policies to enhance the management of increasing mixed migration flows from, through and to the Western Balkans region.
Mar 17, 2015
Awarded authors of the best short stories with Anne-Marie Esper Larsen, UN Women Representative to BiH
UN Women competition for short stories received 149 short stories written by men and women between 16 and 64 years old from all over BiH.
Mar 12, 2015
The meeting gathered representatives of the Ministry of Security (MoS), Indirect Taxation Authority (ITA) and Border Police of BiH (BP), as well as UNODC officials from the Headquarters in Vienna and the National Office in BiH.
Mar 7, 2015
Secretary-General, Ban Ki-Moon
Progress over the past two decades has proven the enduring value of the 1995 Beijing Conference on Women.
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