Remarks by the High Representative Carl Bildt at the PROMO business fair
Ladies and Gentlemen, When I visited PROMO last year I was most impressed by the vitality, the entrepreneurship and the talent from all over the country that was demonstrated. It was less than half a year since the war had come to an end, but businessmen were already planning and working for the future.
Opening Remarks by the High Representative at the Economic Policy Forum
Opening Remarks at the Economic Policy Forum Sarajevo, 12 January 1997 Today's meeting is a true sign of the agenda for peace starting to dominate over the agenda for war in Bosnia and Herzegovina. With the common institutions of Bosnia now starting to work, we must all concentrate efforts on creating the right conditions for good economic, social [...]
Remarks by the High Representative Mr. Carl Bildt at the Donor’s Information Meeting
Remarks at Donor's Info Meet. - Brussels, 09/01/97 Remarks by the High Representative Mr. Carl Bildt at the Donor’s Information Meeting, Brussels, 9 January, 1997. Yesterday I left Sarajevo after attending Christmas mass in the Orthodox church, performed by the Metropolit Nikolaj, and honored at the reception afterwards by the presence of lea [...]
Remarks by the High Represenatative, Carl Bildt at the Peace Implementation Council
Remarks by the High Representative, Mr. Carl Bildt, to the Peace Implementation Council London, 04 December1996 A year ago, in this very room, we discussed and decided upon the lines of action for the first year of implementation of the peace agreement which had just been initialled in Dayton and signed in Paris. At that time, military issues were [...]
Statement by the High Representative, Carl Bildt at the Ministerial Meeting of the Steering Board of the Peace Implementation Council
Statement - Paris, 14/11/96 Ministerial Meeting of the Steering Board of the Peace Implementation Council Statement by the High Representative, Mr. Carl Bildt Paris, November 14, 1996 One year ago there was a fragile cease-fire in Bosnia as the peace talks at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base in Dayton, Ohio were about to enter their third week with [...]
Speech by the High Representative at the Royal United Services Institute
Less than a year ago, the most ambitious peace agreement in modern history was concluded at the Wright-Patterson Air Force Base in Dayton, Ohio. After 45 months of the most bitter and brutal war on the continent of Europe since 1945 the guns fell silent, and the work on creating a durable peace could begin. The road to the Peace Agreement had been [...]
Speech by the High Representative at the Inaugural Session of the House of Representatives of BiH
at the Inaugural Session of the House of Representatives of Bosnia and Herzegovina Sarajevo, 5 October 1995 Mr. Presidents, Esteemed Parliamentarians, Dear Guests, Today is an important day in the history of your country - Bosnia and Herzegovina.
SPEECH OF THE HIGH REPRESENTATIVE at the Inaugural Session of the House of Representatives of Bosnia and Herzegovina
Today is an important day in the history of your country - Bosnia and Herzegovina. Today is the first day in the rest of your history.
Report by the High Representative to the Florence Mid-Year Review Conference
Report to the Florence Mid-Year Review Conference Florence, 13 June 1996 One year ago, the war in Bosnia was escalating, and peace seemed to be further away than ever before. The last of the UN hostages taken by the Bosnian Serbs had just been released.
Speech by the High Representative at Second European Union/World Bank Donors Conference for BiH
Second European Union/World Bank Donors Conference for Bosnia and Herzegovina Brussels, 13 April 1996 When we met here in Brussels for the first meeting on the reconstruction of Bosnia and Herzegovina, only six days had passed since the Peace Agreement was signed in Paris. At that meeting, I stressed five points that - in my opinion - were of cruci [...]
Speech by the High Representative at the Nippon Press Centre in Tokyo
Nippon Press Centre Tokyo, April 8, 1996 It am particularly pleased to be in Tokyo today to talk about Bosnia. Bosnia matters to us all as a human tragedy. Wherever we come from, we have suffered with the people of Bosnia over the past four years.
Statement by the High Representative, Carl Bildt to the Contact Group Ministerial in Moscow
BY CARL BILDT, HIGH REPRESENTATIVE to the Contact Group Ministerial Moscow, 23 March 1996. We have now concluded the first phase of the implementation of the Peace Agreement. Dominated by the military implementation issues and the establishment of the new Inter-Entity Border Line (IEBL), it has been an over-all success, and has provided a good basi [...]