In order to develop action plan and other documents needed for the activation of DREF (Emergency Humanitarian Aid Fund) by the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC), in connection with a migrant and refugee crisis that hit Bosnia and Herzegovina, the Red Cross Society of Bosnia and Herzegovina has organized a series of meetings to obtain relevant information:
- Meeting with Mr. Medjid Lipjankić, Head of Sector for Refugees, Displaced Persons, Readmission and Housing Policy of the BiH Ministry for Human Rights and Refugees, held on 31.05.2018. in the premises of the BiH Ministry of Human Rights and Refugees.
- Meeting with Mr. Ivo Ramljak, Head of the Sector for Readmission, Reception and Accommodation of Foreigners and Mr. Murisom Selimović, head of the readmission department, held on 31.05.2018. in the premises of the Foreign Affairs Department in Sarajevo.
- Meeting with Mrs. Zorica Lučić, Coordinator for Cooperation with Movement Members and Mr. Elmirom Camić, Deputy Head of the Delegation of the International Committee of the Red Cross in BiH, held on 31.05.2018. in the premises of the Delegation of the International Committee of the Red Cross in Sarajevo.
- Meeting with Mr. Marijan Baotić, Assistant Minister of Security of BiH, held on 31.05.2018. in the premises of the BiH Ministry of Security in Sarajevo.
Information from the meeting as well as information obtained during the fieldwork assessment (Sarajevo, Mostar and Bihać) will be used for an Appeal for assistance which would include the most urgent humanitarian items needed for the continuation of relief action.