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The "Preventiva"-programme is a capacity building project within the Ministry of Defence (MoD) of Bosnia and Herzegovina. The project aims to equip the MoD with a functional tool and sustainable system to address mental health issues of military personnel. The initiative is supported by Norway and Denmark, both financially and professionally, and it includes close cooperation with the Ministrie...

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On 26 February, the Norwegian Ambassador Vibeke Lilloe met with women entrepreneurs in Maglaj municipality. The women are recipients of the Embassy flood relief fund to build up their businesses after the floods.

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‘Women are particularly affected by wars and conflicts. The Government is giving priority to intensifying Norway’s efforts to promote the women, peace and security agenda’, said the Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg at the launching of the new National Action plan on Women, Peace and Security 2015-2018 in Oslo. The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Minister of Defense, Minister of Justice and...

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Deputy Head of the Norwegian Embassy Anne Havnør on 13 February visited the project “No Limits”. The project receives support from the Embassy to promote social inclusion of persons with physical disabilities in Trebinje.

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On 24 February, the Norwegian Ambassador Vibeke Lilloe attended the re-opening of a bridge in Vozuca Municipality. The bridge was damaged by the floods last year.

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On February 19, The Norwegian Ambassador to BiH, Ms Vibeke Lilloe, attended an EFTA seminar in Banja Luka, regarding the entry into force of the free trade agreement between the EFTA states and Bosnia-Herzegovina. The purpose of the seminar was to provide information on how Bosnian and Herzegovinian businesses may best utilise the agreement to export products to the EFTA market.

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Nordic Liaison Officer Kjell Arne Karlsen, Ambassador Vibeke Lilloe and the Director of the Directorate for Coordination of Police Bodies in Bosnia and Herzegovina Mirsad Vilic . 
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Tuesday 10 February, Ambassador Vibeke Lilloe, together with Nordic Liaison Officer, Kjell Arne Karlsen, were received by Mr. Mirsad Vilic, Head of The Directorate for Coordination of Police Bodies in Bosnia and Herzegovina (DCPB). Norway cooperates with Interpol Sarajevo, which sorts under DCPB – and which is part of the international police cooperation network.

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