FOCUS ON: BiH Government Reform

BiH Citizens need an Independent and Accountable Judiciary: Op-ed by Genoveva Ruiz Calavera

BiH Citizens need an Independent and Accountable Judiciary: Op-ed by Genoveva Ruiz Calavera

June 15, 2017

In an op-ed published by the EU Delegation to BiH, Genoveva Ruiz Calavera, the Director for the Western Balkans in the European Commission’s Directorate-General for Neighbourhood and Enlargement Negotiations, calls... Read More »

EU Police Twinning Project Makes Progress – EU

EU Police Twinning Project Makes Progress – EU

December 21, 2016

The steering board of the EU-funded “Strengthening Law Enforcement” project met Tuesday and announced that the project had met its objectives for the year. The board also announced the signing... Read More »

Constitutional Court Rules on Federation Election System – BalkanInsight

Constitutional Court Rules on Federation Election System – BalkanInsight

December 15, 2016

The BiH Constitutional Court has issued a ruling in a case concerning the law that governs the election of members of the Federation’s House of Peoples. After a complaint from... Read More »

Hahn Delivers EU Questionnaire to Zvizdic – EU

Hahn Delivers EU Questionnaire to Zvizdic – EU

December 9, 2016

The European Commission’s Commissioner for Enlargement, Johannes Hahn delivered the Commission’s “Questionnaire” to Council of Ministers Chair Denis Zvizdic in Sarajevo today. The Questionnaire includes questions designed to determine how... Read More »

EU Hosts Social Dialogue Conference in Sarajevo – EU

EU Hosts Social Dialogue Conference in Sarajevo – EU

December 1, 2016

The EU mission in BiH organized a conference in Sarajevo this week titled “Social Dialogue and Reforms.” The purpose of the conference, which included representatives of government institutions, employers and... Read More »

EU Says Balkan States Must Do Better on War Crimes – BIRN

EU Says Balkan States Must Do Better on War Crimes – BIRN

November 11, 2016

The European Commission issued its annual progress reports for the Balkan states this week, as part of its “enlargement package,” a set of documents related to the countries’ progress toward... Read More »

EU Launches Law-Enforcement Twinning Project – EU

EU Launches Law-Enforcement Twinning Project – EU

September 29, 2016

The EU mission in BiH hosted a conference on Tuesday in Sarajevo to kick off a new, EU-funded program to “advance police services and strengthen cooperation, coordination and efficiency of... Read More »

European Commission Rep Chairs Dialogue Meeting – EU

European Commission Rep Chairs Dialogue Meeting – EU

July 13, 2016

Genoveva Ruiz Calavera, Director for the Western Balkans at the Directorate-General for European Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations of the European Commission, visited BiH today for the first time since... Read More »

BiH Prosecutor Lashes Out at OSCE Over Report – BIRN

BiH Prosecutor Lashes Out at OSCE Over Report – BIRN

June 16, 2016

The BiH Prosecutor’s Office has responded angrily to a report on war crimes prosecution, commissioned by the OSCE mission in BiH. Judge Joanna Korner prepared the report, which reiterates many... Read More »

Entities & BiH Make Progress on Joint Bodies – SRNA

Entities & BiH Make Progress on Joint Bodies – SRNA

June 14, 2016

Republika Srpska prime minister Zeljka Cvijanovic told reporters today that progress has been made in her meetings with Federation PM Novalic and BiH Council of Ministers chair Zvizdic. According to... Read More »