Ambassador of the USA in B&H, Maureen Cormack, within her visit to Banja Luka, will speak at the opening of the Service Center for children with development difficulties in Banja Luka on Friday, 18th September at 11.30 a.m. in the street Djure Djakovica 10.
Government of the USA, through the Agency for the international development (USAID), is helping persons with development difficulties in B&H, through the help to families and the promotion of the social inclusion of persons with disabilities. USAID helped the establishment of this center through its Program of the support to marginalized groups, worth $50.000, in the partnership with the City of Banja Luka and the non-profit organizations Svjetlice from Banja Luka and Dajte nam sansu from Sarajevo. The City of Banja Luka provided premises, which were renowned with the significant assistance from the private sector.
Representatives of all media are invited to attend the opening ceremony.
Friday, 18th September 2015
11.30 a.m. The beginning of the ceremony and addressing of the officials
Slobodan Gavranovic, Mayor of Banja Luka
Djordje Misic, Marketing director of MTEL
Ines Kavales, Association ”Dajte nam sansu”, Sarajevo
Zeljka Perisic-Trubajic, Center for the education of children ”Svjetlice” Banja Luka
Maureen Cormack, Ambassador of the USA in B&H
For all additional information, please contact the Office for Public Relations of the Embassy of the USA in B&H at 065 513 838.