Development of New Accreditation Schemes in Bosnia and Herzegovina

All media are invited to the presentation of the EU funded Project “Development of New Accreditation Schemes in Bosnia and Herzegovina”, which will take place on

 

Thursday, 19 January 2012 starting at 11:00hrs,

in the ‘EU House’ (EU Delegation to BiH/EUSR), Skenderija 3a, Sarajevo.

 

The overall objective of this Technical Assistance is to strengthen the BiH quality infrastructure by further development of credible accreditation system services as a basis for international trade facilitation, economic growth and export market competitiveness for the BiH industries and manufacturers. The project purpose is providing support to the Institute for Accreditation of Bosnia and Herzegovina in development of new credible and internationally recognisable schemes in the area of accreditation of medical laboratories, product certification, quality and environment management systems certification, personnel certification, lift inspection bodies, as well as training personnel for their implementation, and improvement of BATA´s information system and web site.

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“Development of New Accreditation Schemes in Bosnia and Herzegovina” project is financed by the European Union from the Instrument for Pre-accession Assistance (IPA 2009) to the tune of 700,000.00 Euro. The project is implemented by a consortium lead by Hulla & Co Human Dynamics in partnership with SWEDAC, Anrika Quality Services AB and AETS.

 

For more information, please contact:

Mr. Vladimir Ludvík, Project Team Leader
Ms. Almira Kulaglic, Project Office Manager
Tel/Fax: 033 703 801

 

Agenda of the event:

 

Launch Meeting of

The project funded by the European Union

”Development of New Accreditation Schemes

in Bosnia and Herzegovina

 

 Thursday, 19 January 2012, 11:00hrs

Venue: ‘EU House’ (EU Delegation to BiH/EUSR)

Skenderija 3a, Sarajevo

                                              

  

AGENDA

  

                              Time

 

Subject

Speaker

11:00

Opening Speech by the representative of the Delegation of the European Union to Bosnia and Herzegovina

Johann Hesse,

Head of the Operations Section for Economic Development, Natural Resources and Infrastructures

 

 

 

11:15

Bosnia and Herzegovina National Accreditation Body – Tasks and Activities Relating to Integration into EU

Žarko Petrovič,

Institute for Accreditation of Bosnia and Herzegovina

 

 

 

11:30

Presentation of the main contents and benchmarks of the project ”Development of  New Accreditation Schemes in Bosnia and Herzegovina

 

Vladimír Ludvík,

Project Team Leader

 

11:50

Discussions

 

 

 

 

12:00

Lunch and refreshments