Home | Bosnia and Herzegovina | Search
Guidebook for Access to Information and Index Register of information
Mine situation- new assesment results
Structure and activities
Plan and reports
Humanitarian demining
Mine Risk Education
Mine Victim Assistance
Planning at municipality level
Law and regulations
Accreditation Guide
Info Desk and BH MAC Contacts
Mine accident in Omanjska, municipality of Usora
On April 18, 2014 one person was killed in a mine accident that occured at the location of Šumareve kuće in the village of Omanjska, Usora municipality.
Training for MRE instructors
In the period 07-11.04.2014 at EUFOR base in Butmir was held the training for Mine Risk Education instructors. The training was funded by EUFOR and it was attended and successfully completed by 25 people. The organization ''Stop Mines'', who conducted this training according to approved curriculum, has enabled all elements of training to be designed to meet the needs of multidisciplinary mine problem in Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Visit by students from Louvian, Belgium

Mine Action Centre in Bosnia and Herzegovina was visited by students from the Catholic University of Louvian in Belgium who are currently on the master program of humanitarian action.

For the sixth year in a row, students of this university and their professors are visiting Mine Action Centre in Bosnia and Herzegovina where they are always very welcome guests.
Marking the 4th of April – International Mine Action Day

The central event of marking the 4th of April - the International Mine Action Day, is held in Čekrečije, Municipality of Visoko.

This year the International Mine Action Day is being marked with the message "One step further to a safe environment, to development and prosperity of BiH on its path towards the European Union'' .
State Competition in ’’Mine Risk Education’’ Program

On March 28, 2014 the state competition in ’’Mine Risk Education’’ program was held at the premises of Federal administration of Civil Protection in Stup, Ilidza. The mentioned competition was preceded by school, municipal, regional and federal/republic competitions of primary schools in Bosnia and Herzegovina.
The Basic Demining Course

On March 24, 2014 Director of Mine Action Centre in BiH, Mr. Dusan Gavran visited the polygon for training of deminers called Pastuhana–Pale where the basic demining course is being held and implemented by non–governmental organization ’’STOP Mines’’.
The Government of Japan donated funds for demining activities in BiH

On March 20, 2014 at the Embassy of Japan in Sarajevo, the government of Japan donated funds in amount of 757.247 EUR (approximately 1.4 million KM) for humanitarian demining activities in Doboj and Tesanj.

On this occasion, Ambassador of Japan to Bosnia and Herzegovina Mr. Hideo Yamazaki signed the grant contracts with Mr. Suad Huskic, Mayor of Tesanj and Mr. Dragan Vasilic, Deputy Mayor of Doboj. As a main connection among municipalities and the embassy and driving force of the project, at the ceremony of signing contract were also present Mr. Dusan Gavran, Director of Mine Action Centre in BiH and Mrs. Ermina Salkičević-Dizdarevic, Deputy Minister of Foreign Trade and Economic Relations of BiH.
Implementation of the project IPA 2011 "Land Release" BHMAC

In accordance with the dynamic plan, BHMAC has continued activities on implementation of the IPA 2011 " Land Release" which is being realized with the financial support of the Delegation of European Union in BiH. There are currently ongoing intense activities from the second phase, which requires the conduction of mine survey with the aim of verifying and confirming the results of analytical and graphical data processing, defining project objectives, development of operational plans and completion of the project documentation.
People injured in mine risk area
On February 27, 2014 at the location above the settlement of Sirokaca a mine accident occurred in which three persons were injured by mine, two of them with severe injuries.
Presentation of the project ''IPA 2011 Land release“
On February 18, 2014 Mine Action Centre in Bosnia and Herzegovina at its premises presented to accredited organizations for mine action in Bosnia and Herzegovina (who are also implementing a project „IPA 2011“ in the field of humanitarian demining) and to the representative of the European Commission Delegation in Bosnia and Herzegovina, as well as representatives of the government sector, the Concept and the achieved level of project implementation of ''IPA 2011 Land release“ for 2013, which is being implemented in the area of responsibility of 4 regional offices of Mine Action Centre in Bosnia and Herzegovina (Mostar, Travnik, Tuzla and Pale).
<< 2014 >>
Mo Tu We Th Fr Sa Su
  1 2 3 4 5 6
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
28 29 30        
   ©2014 BH MAC. All rights reserved.developed by daenet