HR’s statement regarding the Draft Law on the RS High Judicial and Prosecutorial Council submitted to the RS National Assembly
The establishment of a single, State-level HJPC was a pivotal consensual reform to modernize the BiH judiciary in accordance with European and international standards, fostering professionalism, transparency and efficiency in the judiciary while advancing impartial, independent and effective administration of justice throughout the country.
High Representative Schmidt visits BiH High Judicial and Prosecutorial Council
High Representative Christian Schmidt visited the BiH High Judicial and Prosecutorial Council, where he met with Council President Halil Lagumdzija, Vice Presidents Biljana Simeunović and Sanela Gorušanović Butigan, HJPC Presidency member Sanin Bogunić, as well as the Director of the Secretariat Admir Suljagić and Deputy Director Hajro Posković, to [...]
Time to lock in Brčko as a regional transportation hub
Principal Deputy High Representative and Brčko District Supervisor Michael Scanlan attended today a meeting of the Brčko District officials with representatives of public companies “FBiH Highways” and “RS Highways” on the future route of the highway network through the District.
High Representative Christian Schmidt: Elections in BiH will take place in autumn 2022
High Representative Christian Schmidt calls on all political forces in BiH to work constructively on a new Election Law, while emphasizing that General Elections will take place in autumn 2022 with or without a new Election Law.
Joint statement by HR Christian Schmidt and Chairman of Bundestag EU Affairs Committee Anton Hofreiter
High Representative Christian Schmidt briefed members of the Committee on European Union Affairs of the German Bundestag on the current situation in Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Brčko: Major reform results to be seen this spring
In his first visit to Brčko in 2022, PDHR/Supervisor Scanlan cited the period ahead as one in which Brčko District Administration has the opportunity to demonstrate that the District is not only an example of peaceful coexistence but one of shared prosperity.
High Representative Schmidt: All in BiH have the right to be safe in every part of their country
High Representative Christian Schmidt condemns the growing use of inflammatory rhetoric and increase of incidents that lead to destabilization of peace and security over the last days in several parts of BiH
BiH can overcome the current crisis
High Representative emphasized the firm commitment of the international community to BiH’s sovereignty, territorial integrity and path to becoming a vibrant, democratic and prosperous country.
PDHR/Brcko District Supervisor Scanlan meets NATO Commander McGaha
On 11 January, Principal Deputy High Representative and Brčko District Supervisor Michael Scanlan met with NATO HQ Sarajevo Commander, Brigadier General Pamela McGaha to discuss the current state of the affairs in BiH and Brcko District in particular.
High Representative extends condolences over death of EP President Sassoli
The High Representative, Christian Schmidt, extended his sincere condolences today to the European Parliament on the death of the Parliament’s President, David Sassoli.