On 08.06.2018. a meeting of representatives of RCSBIH with colleagues from the Swiss Red Cross in BiH was held at the headquarters of RCSBIH.
The meeting was attended by: Mr. Branko Leko, Secretary General of RCSBIH, Mrs. Mihela Hinić, on behalf of the Swiss Red Cross, Mr. Namik Hodžić, Secretary General of the RCFBIH, Mr. Denis Šehanović, Secretary of the RCBDBiH, Senadin Kumro, RCFBIH Disaster Preparedness and Response Coordinator, Mr. Nemanja Zekić, Coordinator of the Project "Building the Institutional Preparedness of RCSBIH in Disaster Preparedness and Response", Mrs. Azra Bričić, Financial Manager, Mrs. Ivana Grujić, Coordinator for programs and humanitarian issues - in the first part of the meeting, Ms Žaklina Ninković, Coordinator for International Cooperation and Assistant Secretary General in the second part of the meeting.
In the first part of the meeting, Mr. Leko briefly reviewed the activities that preceded and confirmed that the purpose of the meeting was to sign the Project Agreement between the Red Cross Society of BiH, Red Cross of the Republic of Srpska, Red Cross Federation of BiH, Red Cross / Brčko District of BiH and the Swiss Red Cross in connection with the implementation of the project "Building institutional preparedness of RCSBIH in the field of disaster preparedness and response" for the period 01 April 2018 - 31 December 2020 for the territory of Bosnia and Herzegovina.
During the meeting, representatives of RCSBIH, RCFBIH , RCRS and RCBDBIH signed the contract, while Mr. Đoko Mihajlović, will sign the document behalf of RCRS as sooner as possible, because he was not able to attend the meeting for some urgent obligations.
The realization of the project "Building the institutional preparedness of RCSBIH in the field of disaster preparedness and response 2018-2020" will significantly contribute to the capacity building of RCSBIH and its disaster preparedness and response.