Children Want Their Rights – First Children’s Assembly of Sarajevo Canton Held

djecija skupstina pocetna“Today we are asking that our rights be respected!”, said the children attending the First Children’s Assembly of Sarajevo Canton, held on October 6, 2017 at the Municipality of Novi Grad. The Assembly was one of the activities held to celebrate Children’s Week.

The First Children’s Assembly was attended by children, their parents, and officials from all levels of government.

Supporting Improvements to Current and Introduction of New Early Diagnosis Models for Developmental Disabilities

autism webUSAID’s Marginalized Populations Support Activity secured an additional 500,000 BAM for improving the quality of life for children with developmental disabilities in BiH. The grant agreement for conducting research into early diagnosis models and treatments for developmental disorders in children was signed on Monday, July 24, 2017 in Sarajevo, at PPMG’s (Marginalized Populations Support Activity) premises.

How to Successfully Apply to the Public Call for Funding Businesses Owned by Marginalized Women

obuka konjic 1Konjic currently has an open public call for funding businesses owned by marginalized women. The public call was issued by the Municipality of Konjic and the Agency for Economic Development “PRVI KORAK” d.o.o. Konjic, in cooperation with USAID’s Marginalized Populations Support Activity.

The public call was issued on February 21, and potential applicants learned how to successfully apply to the public call on March 7, during a special training.


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