High Representative marks 23rd anniversary of Prokoško Lake fatal tragedy
High Representative Valentin Inzko recalled today the tragic deaths of 12 OHR and UN officials in a helicopter crash 23 years ago in the mountains above Fojnica at Prokoško Lake.
Inzko in Berlin: Politicians should focus on issues that matter to citizens
High Representative Valentin Inzko visited Berlin on 8-9 September 2020 to discuss current political developments and the general state of reform processes in Bosnia and Herzegovina with senior German officials.
Berlin: High Representative Inzko Meets DAS Matthew Palmer
During his visit to Berlin on 8 September 2020, High Representative Valentin Inzko met with the US Deputy Assistant Secretary and Special Representative for the Western Balkans Matthew Palmer to discuss current state of affairs in Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Brčko’s reforms have begun, but much work lies ahead
Principal Deputy High Representative and Brčko District Supervisor Michael Scanlan welcomed the Assembly’s legislative steps yesterday to protect the fundamental rights of its citizens and improve the fiscal discipline and transparency of the expenditure of public funds.
International Community representatives commend the adoption of the Law on Peaceful Assembly by the Brčko District Assembly
We, the OSCE Mission to Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH), Office of the High Representative, Delegation of the European Union to BiH and EU Special Representative in BiH and US Embassy in BiH welcome and commend today’s unanimous adoption of the Law on Peaceful Assembly by the Brcko District Assembly.
Brčko District: September Reforms Depend on Political Decisions in July
Delivery on reform commitments within the existing deadlines, including cleaning-up the voter register list, and a strong response to any misuse of public funds for campaigning or other corrupt activities will help strengthen the integrity of the election process and enable an issues-based election campaign
Respecting Srebrenica through justice, truth and reconciliation is the path for the future of Bosnia and Herzegovina
On the occasion of the 25th anniversary of the Srebrenica genocide, the High Representative, Valentin Inzko, expressed his gratitude to the Mothers of Srebrenica as the ones who have done most for the pursuit of truth and justice.
PDHR Scanlan meets officials in Bijeljina
Principal Deputy High Representative and Brčko Supervisor Michael Scanlan visited Bijeljina yesterday and met with Mayor Mićo Mićić, Deputy City Assembly Speaker Mustafa Gradaščević, and the Bijeljina Section for Local Economic Development and European Integration.
Reform must be comprehensive if the District is to be prosperous
The Supervisor welcomes Brčko joining the Covenant of Mayors for Climate and Energy to access the UNDP co-founding to retrofit Brčko’s 187 public buildings to be energy efficient.
The Next Six Weeks are a Test of the Brcko Authorities Commitment to Reform
A sense of urgency is needed if the District authorities are to deliver on their reform commitments made before the pandemic, the Principal Deputy High Representative and Brčko District Supervisor, Michael Scanlan, stated today.