European and World Day against the Death Penalty, 10 October 2021: Joint statement by the High Representative on behalf of the EU and the Secretary-General on behalf of the Council of Europe

On the European and World Day against the Death Penalty, the European Union and the Council of Europe reaffirm their fir...

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Brdo declaration of the EU-Western Balkans summit

EU leaders agreed on the Brdo declaration, with which the Western Balkans partners have aligned themselves....

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Make Your School a Superschool – Open call for secondary school exchanges within the Western Balkans

Applications for the RYCO Superschools Exchange Scheme are open now. This newly established opportunity for schools, students, and teachers aims to support the peacebuilding and reconciliation processes and intercultural learning and dialogue among schools, students and their communities.

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EEAS Deputy Secretary General Fries visits BiH

EEAS Deputy Secretary General for Common Security and Defence Policy and Crisis Response Charles Fries visited Bosnia and Herzegovina on 30 Septe...

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Remarks by the EEAS Deputy Secretary General Charles Fries on the occasion of the Exercise EUFOR Quick Response 2021 Distinguished Visitors Day

Thank you to the Operation Commander General Houdet and the Force Commander General Platzer for hosting me in Camp Butmi...

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EU and Bosnia and Herzegovina hold Counter-Terrorism Dialogue

The European Union and Bosnia and Herzegovina held a Counter-terrorism Dialogue on 1 October in Sarajevo, which focused on ongoing and future coo...

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President Ursula von der Leyen visits BiH: BiH and all the Western Balkans belong in the European Union

President of the European Commission Ursula von der Leyen visited Bosnia and Herzegovina today as part of her tour of the Western Balkans from 28-30 September in advance of the EU-Western Balkans Summit in Brdo on 6 October.

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Statement by President von der Leyen on the occasion of her official visit to Bosnia and Herzegovina

I am very pleased to be here in Bosnia and Herzegovina today and to inaugurate the Svilaj Bridge with you together. It connects the Western Balka...

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European Union provides 33 vehicles to strengthen food safety activities and phytosanitary inspections in BiH

To build capacity in the food safety and phytosanitary sectors in Bosnia and Herzegovina, and support the country to align with EU standards, the European Union is providing 33 new off-road vehicles worth €467,000 to be used by authorities in the country for phytosanitary inspections and food controls and monitoring.

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Western Balkans: High Representative/Vice-President Josep Borrell meets with regional leaders

High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice-President of the European Commission Josep Borrell hosted an informal dinner wit...

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