04Mar2016

Belgrade signs agreement for construction of 270 apartments for RHP

Total RHP investment in Belgrade reaches EUR 18.5 million

The Mayor of Belgrade hosted today an event to present the overall RHP investments in Belgrade, which now stand at EUR 18.5 million. This was the opportunity to showcase current and future projects in Belgrade financed from the RHP Fund which will, once completed, provide durable housing to around 2 700 vulnerable families in Belgrade.

The City of Belgrade, the Commissariat for Refugees and Migration and PIU “Research and Development” signed…

  • 4 Mar, 2016
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15Feb2016

More RHP beneficiary families move into new homes in Bosnia and Herzegovina and Serbia

The new year started off particularly well for several families in Bosnia and Herzegovina and Serbia: after nearly 20 years of living in dire conditions, these families were able to finally settle down in new or rehabilitated homes, thanks to RHP-financed pre-fabricated houses, building material packages and reconstruction assistance.

The house in the photo below belongs to Fehim Gandzic, who lives with his wife and three children in Olovo, located 50km north-east from Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina. Thanks to…

  • 15 Feb, 2016
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03Feb2016

Bosnia and Herzegovina signs Grant Agreement for BiH4 sub-project

Deputy Chairman of the Council of Ministers and Minister of Finance and Treasury of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Mr Vjekoslav Bevanda, signed today in Sarajevo the Grant Agreement for BiH4 sub-project.

This grant, amounting to EUR 8.6 million, will secure financing for reconstruction of 435 family houses for the return of refugees who currently reside in Croatia. It also covers the construction of 45 family houses for local integration of IDPs in Bosnia and Herzegovina. The signed grant amount covers…

  • 3 Feb, 2016
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26Jan2016

19 municipalities in BiH sign agreements to implement BiH3

Today in Sarajevo, the Minister of Human Rights and Refugees of Bosnia and Herzegovina Semiha Borovac signed implementation agreements with the mayors and heads of 19 local self-governments to launch the implementation of BiH3 – Construction of 438 flats

The agreements were also signed by the entity ministers: Minister Edin Ramic on behalf of the Federal Ministry for Displaced Persons and Refugees, Minister Davor Cordas on behalf of the Ministry for Refugees and Displaced Persons of the Republika of…

  • 26 Jan, 2016
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01Dec2015

RHP donors and Partner Countries reaffirm commitment to the programme following mid-term review

The 7th meeting of the RHP Steering Committee and the 11th meeting of the RHP Fund Assembly of Donors took place on 1 December in Paris.

The meetings focused on concluding the two exercises carried out in the second half of 2015, namely the RHP Mid-Term Review and the RHP Mid-Term Evaluation, as well as the resulting Donors’ Recommendations which identify a number of measures to be taken to further improve the efficiency and effectiveness of the RHP. All…

  • 1 Dec, 2015
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01Dec2015

BiH Minister of Human Rights and Refugees visited CEB

On 30 November 2015, Ms Semiha Borovac, Minister for Human Rights and Refugees of Bosnia and Herzegovina visited CEB. In addition to attending the RHP Steering Committee meeting held the day after, the discussions focussed on the ongoing implementation of the RHP as well as the status of the CEB-financed project “Closing of collective centres”.

With CEB’s Vice-Governor Mr Monticelli, the Minister visited the RHP photo exhibition portraying the latest accomplishments of the project. The Minister also met with…

  • 1 Dec, 2015
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