#Bosnia and Herzegovina

Summer school "Free the rivers" 2021

Summer school "Free the rivers" 2021

Before the summer ends, several activists from all over Bosnia and Herzegovina, but also from abroad, met in Livno to share the experiences with river protection, campaigning and...

Celebration of Earth Day? Cleaning Bosnia-Herzegovina's rivers

Celebration of Earth Day? Cleaning Bosnia-Herzegovina's rivers

On the occasion of World Earth Day 2021, almost a hundred volunteers from various parts of Bosnia and Herzegovina decided to help with cleaning the rivers in their neighbourhood....

"It's not our trash, but it's our rivers" - series of river-cleaning events in Bosnia and Herzegovina

"It's not our trash, but it's our rivers" - series of river-cleaning events in Bosnia and Herzegovina

As a part of activities to keep protecting our natural wealth in Bosnia and Herzegovina, series of river-cleaning events was held from September 27th until October 11th . Local...

In favour of the rivers: Arnika’s fruitful mission to Bosnia and Herzegovina

In favour of the rivers: Arnika’s fruitful mission to Bosnia and Herzegovina

Visits of local communities, collecting first signatures for the “Dams-Free Municipalities” Initiative, monitoring visits, meetings and workshops – these are just few items from...

Dams-Free Municipalities Initiative has its first signatory

Dams-Free Municipalities Initiative has its first signatory

"Dams-Free Municipalities" is a joint initiative of NGOs Arnika and Coalition for the Protection of Rivers of Bosnia and Herzegovina, trying to support the local municipalities...

Big Jump Bosnia and Herzegovina 2020

Big Jump Bosnia and Herzegovina 2020

Despite the weather and covid-19 situation, people across Bosnia and Herzegovina joined the Big Jump event to show that they truly care about their rivers and nature . On in...

Sarajevo conference on river protection in the Western Balkans

Sarajevo conference on river protection in the Western Balkans

"Legal and practical tools for protecting the rivers of the Western Balkans and their people" is an international conference organized by Arnika – Centre for Citizens’ Support...

The River: Extraordinary story of Kruščica

The River: Extraordinary story of Kruščica

"I lived with these people, ate with them, got a chance to drink the fresh river water and also helped watching over the entrance to the bridge. During the day, I guarded the...

See the 'Fighting Air Pollution' international conference in Ostrava

See the 'Fighting Air Pollution' international conference in Ostrava

On Thursday, the four-day international conference 'Fighting Air Pollution in the Industrial Cities of Europe' held in Ostrava concluded. The event was attended by...

People of Kruščica

People of Kruščica

Since August 2017, people from the village of Kruščica in Bosnia and Herzegovina have been fighting for protection of their river from planned constructions of two hydropower...

Back in Bosnia to visit the endangered rivers

Back in Bosnia to visit the endangered rivers

Up to 2700 hydropower plants are planned to be built in the countries of Western Balkans, 300 of them just in Bosnia and Herzegovina alone. The number of planned projects is...

Searching for environmental democracy: International conferece in Montenegro

Searching for environmental democracy: International conferece in Montenegro

Non-governmental organizations including Arnika participate at the 6th Meeting of the Parties to the Aarhus Convention and 3rd MOP of the PRTR Protocol , which takes place in...