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Ambassador Vibeke Lilloe participated at the opening of Mostar Journalist Club.

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UN Residential Coordinator and UNDP Residential Representative Sezin Sinanoglu, and Norway’s Ambassador Vibeke Lilloe visited Zenica Milk Industry and Doboj Health Care Centre on Wednesday. After the devastating flooding and landslides in 2014, Norway was the single largest donor to the UN Floods Recovery Programme. Norway contributed with approximately 3 million euro, whereas almost half of th...

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The annual bilateral security sector cooperation plan between BiH and Norway for 2016 was signed 25th January in the MoD in Sarajevo. The plan was signed by Assistant Minister of Defence for International Cooperation, Mr Zoran Sajinovic. Mr Geir Myrseth, attaché responsible for security sector at the Norwegian Embassy, was authorized to sign on behalf of the Norwegian Ministry of Defence. This...

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2015 marked 15 years since the United Nations Security Council passed their first resolution highlighting the roles of women in conflict resolution. Other resolutions have followed in its wake.

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On Tuesday, Norwegian Ambassador Vibeke Lilloe opened the first “Big Knitting Party” in Hotel Europe, Sarajevo. The knitting party was organized by Udružene, Association of female knitters, and supported by the Norwegian and Swiss Embassies.

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Recently a delegation of 20 persons paid a study visit to Norway related to one of the more profiled bilateral security sector projects. BiH Armed Forces are in the process of establishing a mental health care capability and capacity. Last summer 5 new psychologists were employed for this purpose. Norway and Denmark give considerable support to their training. The purpose of the visit to

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On 19 January 2016, the Head of the Islamic Community of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Reisu-l-ulema Husein ef. Kavazović met with the Norwegian Ambassador Vibeke Lilloe in connection of the launch of a joint project focusing on Moslem youth between 13 and 30 in Bosnia and Herzegovina.  The project is based on priorities defined within the strategy developed by the Islamic Community for work with y

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In cooperation with the Royal Norwegian Embassy in Sarajevo and the Foundation for Protection of Historical Heritage, the Museum of Literature and Performing Arts of Bosnia and Herzegovina announced the project in celebration of 55 th anniversary of the Museum and 55 years since Ivo Andrić was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature.  The project will be implemented in 2016. As the Director of

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"Combattng domestic violence is not a private matter!" said Ambassador Lilloe at the opening of the conference “Domestic Violence: new developments for judicial practice”.

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