Sarajevo Open Centre recently released a report co-funded by the Norwegian and the Swedish Embassies on ‘Gender equality in municipalities and cities in Bosnia and Herzegovina’.

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Ms Havnør, here together with Deputy-Head of the Museum, Marica Filipovic. Photo: The Norwegian Embassy.

Today, Thursday 27th, Norwegian Embassy Chargé d’Affaires a.i. Ms Anne Havnør participated in the civic initiative “I am the Museum” or “Ja sam Muzej”. The initiative is aiming to create publicity about the National Museum of Bosnia and Hercegovina, in order for it to be reopened to the public

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A dog exercising in the swimming pool.

Norwegian Embassy Chargé d’Affaires Ms Havnør visited Norwegian Peoples Aid’s Mine Detection Dog Training Centre in Sarajevo last Friday. She met with Terje Berntsen who is the Head of the Training Centre as well as Lisica Darvin who is Norwegian Peoples Aid Regional Director for South East Europe.

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Tombstones in Srebrenica Photo: Norwegian Embassy

Norwegian Minister of Foreign Affairs, Mr. Børge Brende, will visit Bosnia and Herzegovina on July 11 to participate in the 20 years commemoration of the Srebrenica genocide, where more than 7000 boys and men were brutally killed in July 1995.

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Photo: Norwegian Embassy

As part of the “Compact for Growth and Jobs” the EUSR has hosted 15 public debates across Bosnia and Herzegovina, regarding the socio-economic reforms that are outlined in the compact. The Norwegian Ambassador, Ms Vibeke Lilloe, attended the debate in Doboj on June 25.

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Ms Elin Erichsen (in the middle) addressing the audience in the panel debate. Photo: The Norwegian Embassy

A high-level conference in Sarajevo on the opening day of the Sarajevo Film Festival 14th August explored the influence and visibility of ‘Women in European film industry’. The Council of Europe, currently chaired by Bosnia and Herzegovina, hosted the conference. Ms Elin Erichsen from the Norwegian Film Institute contributed to a panel debate, sharing experiences with affirmative action in the...

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Ms Havnør giving her opening speech. Photo: The Norwegian Embassy.

On July 30, Norwegian Embassy Chargé d’Affaires a.i., Ms Anne Havnør, opened the exhibition ‘The problem is Mine’ in Bihac.

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Mr. Sven Marius Urke, head of the Norwegian Court Administration, Mr. Milan Tegeltija, President of HJPC, and Mr. Frits Bakker, President of the Trial Chamber of the Netherlands, signing the MoU. Photo: Norwegian Embassy

On July 3, representatives from The High Judicial and Prosecutorial Council of BiH, the Rechtspraak of the Netherlands, and the Norwegian Court Administration, signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU).

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Director of ICBL Drago Gavric, the Norwegian Ambassador Ms Vibeke Lilloe and Minister of Science and Technology in Republika Srpska Mr Jasmin Komic. Photo: Norwegian Embassy

On June 24, the Norwegian Ambassador to Bosnia and Herzegovina, Ms Vibeke Lilloe, visited the new premises of Innovation Centre Banja Luka (ICBL).

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