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Handover ceremony of housing units to Roma families in Gorica settlement

romani6Handover ceremony of four housing units to Roma families in Sarajevo, constructed within the project “Roma Action”, funded by the EU and co-funded by the local authorities, will take place on Wednesday, 16 December 2015, starting at 10:50 hrs in Gorica settlement (Crni vrh – Dajanli Ibrahimbega).

The Final Conference of this proejct will be held on the same day, starting at 11:30 hrs in Hotel ‘Grand’ in Sarajevo. Results of the project and further steps to support implementation of the revised action plans for the Roma in Bosnia and Herzegovina will be presented at the Conference.

The project provided support to socio-economic inclusion of Roma population in BiH through provision of housing and socio-economic sustainability measures with pro-active participation of local authorities. Through this project, in 14 cities/municipalities in BiH, total of 149 housing units were built/reconstructed for Roma families, out of which 64 using the model of social housing.

All media are invited to cover the following events:

Handover ceremony of housing units in Gorica settlement

10:50 – 10:55 Brief address by Dževad Bećirević, Mayor of Municipality Centar Sarajevo

10:55 – 11:05 Handover of the housing units to Roma families

  • Dr. Renzo Daviddi, Deputy Head of the EU Delegation to BiH

  • Saliha Đuderija, Assistant BiH Minister for Human Rights and Refugees

  • Sulejman Alijagić, Assistant FBiH Minister of Displaced Persons and Refugees

  • Dževad Bećirević, Mayor of Sarajevo Centar Municipality

11:05 – 11:20 Media statements

Final conference of the project in Hotel ‘Grand’ in Sarajevo

11:30 – 12:00 Photo op at the beginning of the conference (only for cameramen and photographers)

  • Welcome and introduction by Suzana Jašarević, Director of HWA for BiH

  • Dr. Renzo Daviddi, Deputy Head of the EU Delegation to BiH

  • Saliha Đuderija, Assistant BiH Minister for Human Rights and Refugees

  • Sulejman Alijagić, Assistant FBiH Minister of Displaced Persons and Refugees

12:00 – 12:30 Media statements

For more information please contact:

Suzana Jašarević, Director of Hilfswerk Austria International for BiH

Tel: +387 33 525 369; E-mail: suzanaj@hwa.com.ba

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