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June 24, 2015

More than 43,000 homes were destroyed or damaged by the catastrophic floods and landslides in Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH) in May 2014, which led to the evacuation of more than 40,000 persons, many of whom remain displaced more than a year later. Forty-six municipalities suffered severe damage and destruction as urban, industrial and rural areas were submerged in floodwaters up to three meters high. 

May 19, 2014

USAID requests expressions of interest from organizations having the requisite skills to take part in the planned Marginalized Populations Support Program in Bosnia and Herzegovina, which is estimated to be $5 million over three years.

 

Response Date: May 27, 2014, 15:00 hrs CEST

May 6, 2014
USAID/Bosnia and Herzegovina is seeking quotations from qualified local firms for two wheelchair-accessible minivans for the transportation of children and adults with disabilities. 
 
Deadline for questions:  May 9, 2014, 17:00 CEST
RFQ closing date:  May 16, 2014, 17:00 CEST
 
 
April 29, 2014

It’s About Ability was kicked off by UNICEF BiH’s National Ambassador and local soccer star Edin Dzeko, along with represent-tatives of the Special Olympics and the BiH Federation of Football. Activities include surveys, focus groups, capacity building and community work.

April 28, 2014

Project Snapshot

Total Funding:  $409,630* 

Project Duration:  September 2013 – December 2015

Implementing Partner: 

  BiH Ministry of Security and Office of the State Coordinator for Combating Trafficking in Human Beings

*USAID $300,000, BiH Ministry of Security $109,630

April 28, 2014

Eighteen years after the end of the war, the political situation in Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH) remains tense at all levels of society in all local communities, which remain largely segregated by ethnicity. School-age children from the country’s two entities, Republika Srpska and the Federation of BiH, rarely have the opportunity to travel and meet children from municipalities or entities other than their own.

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