It's About Ability - Join us!

UNICEF in partnership with USAID and the Delegation of the European Union to Bosnia and Herzegovina, launched the Campaign „It’s About Ability“, aiming to raise the awareness and change the attitudes and practices of general population towards children with disabilities and their families.


Children encounter the justice system as victims, witnesses, because they are in conflict with the law or as parties to a justice process, such as in custody arrangements. 

For Every Child: Social protection and inclusion

With the slogan “For Every Child”, UNICEF gathered government partners, local communities and civil society to improve social protection and inclusion systems for children. With support from the European Union, this programme contributes to strengthening the systems and development of policies and programmes for the protection of the socially excluded children and their families.

Protect children from violence

Civil society and state decision makers will reinforce partnerships to foster knowledge and experience-sharing among key intergovernmental organisations, networks of independent monitoring networks and civil society platforms in Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia and Turkey over the next 2-year period.

Increasing early learning opportunities

UNICEF in collaboration with the Ministry of Civil Affairs of Bosnia and Herzegovina, the Federal Ministry of Education and Science and Ministry of Education and Culture of Republika Srpska organized the unique international conference on education in Early Childhood / Preschool Education called “Increasing early learning opportunities for children in Bosnia and Herzegovina” on 14th and 15th February in Sarajevo.

Early childhood development

Early Childhood Development Policy documents, which aim at contributing to the Early Childhood Education and Care agenda as well as to the Europe 2020 social inclusion objectives, have been developed jointly by the sectors of health, education and social protection and set a framework for strengthening an integrated approach to ECD through coordinated services and activities involving these three sectors.

European Immunization Week 2012 Marked in BiH

With the slogan „Prevent, protect, immunise!“, the seventh European Immunisation Week was launched in Bosnia and Herzegovina on 20. April 2012, by the Ministry of Civil Affairs, two Entity Ministries of Health, and Institutes for Public Health, with the support of UNICEF and WHO.

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