Address by the High Representative for Bosnia and Herzegovina, Wolfgang Petritsch, to the Political Affairs Committee of the Council of Europe

Strasbourg, 05 April 2000 Mr. Chairman, Excellencies, I am most grateful for this opportunity to share with you my thoughts about the implementation of the Dayton Peace Agreement, and Bosnia and Herzegovina’s integration into the family of European nations and institutions; in particular, its application for membership of the Council of Europ [...]

Chatham House Speech by the High Representative Wolfgang Petritsch

Bosnia and Herzegovina: On its way to a modern European society? London,18 February 2000 Ladies and Gentlemen, I am honoured to have the opportunity of addressing you today, and to bring you up to date on what is going on in Bosnia and Herzegovina. In order not to sound naively optimistic, I have added - after much discussion with my colleagues - [...]

Speech by the High Representative at BiH Anti-Corruption and Transparency Conference

Dear Ladies and Gentlemen, your Excellencies, I would like to welcome you all to the Bosnia and Herzegovina Anti-Corruption and Transparency conference, and express my great pleasure to see so many representatives from all parts of public life: members of the Presidency, ministers and members of parliaments, members of judiciary, and representative [...]