A ceremony of laying cornerstone took place on September 15, 2015 in Roma settlement Gorica, to mark the beginning of construction of four housing units that shall become a home to four Roma families. The addressing was done by Nedzad Ajnadzic, Chairman of Municipal Council of the Centar Municipality, Vladimir Pandurevic, EUD Sarajevo office representative, Suzana Jašarević, Hilfswerk Austria International Country Director for BiH, Elmir Bojadžić, ASB Director for SEE, and Dervo Sejdić, Roma representative.
On September 10, 2015, in the presence of UNHCR and Foca Municipality representatives, HWA delivered an automatic edging machine to „BREST“ company in Foča. Putting this machine into function shall expand the production capacities and thereby create prerequisites for opening of new jobs for returnees/displaced persons in Foča.
As one of the UNHCR project partners Hilfswerk Austria International is implementing the project „Support to durable solutions of the revised strategy for implementation of Annex VII of Dayton Peace Agreement which is funded by the UNHCR and the EU. Within this project, on August 24, 2015. contracts have been signed for construction of 13 houses for returnees and internally displaced persons in Foča Municipality. It was also stressed that the beneficiaries would be assisted through the component of economic sustainability, which shall certainly facilitate the entire return process for them.
- CONSTRUCTION OF HOUSES FOR ROMA CITIZENS IN ČAPLJINA STARTED
- CONTRACTS FOR CONSTRUCTION/RECONSTRUCTION OF HOUSING UNITS FOR 15 FAMILIES SIGNED IN BRČKO
- TRIPARTITE AGREEMENTS SIGNED WITH 20 FAMILIES FOR CONSTRUCTION OF HOUSING UNITS IN BIJELJINA
- MOTOCULTIVATORS AND COWS DONATED TO ROMA CITIZENS IN GORNJI VAKUF/USKOPLJE