Center for Peacebuilding

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Inter-religious Councils 2014

unnamed During autumn 2014 together with Konrad Adenauer Stiftung, CIM held a series of 3 inter religious conferences, where four of the local religious leaders (Orthodox, Muslim, Catholic) presented their view on the topics of [...]

68 000 people emigrated from Bosnia and Herzegovina only in the past year

11015312_10153075231798444_620201421_n 68 000 people left Bosnia and Herzegovina only last year in search of a better life in Croatia and Serbia, as well as in France, the United States and Scandinavia. This is just part of the data released in the document [...]

Mapping Community Needs through Storytelling

1508614_708024705920340_386784694434938991_n In 2014, CIM partnered with GlobalGiving to undertake a storytelling collection project. The aim of the project is flexible for each organisation, though the overall intention is to help organisation like us, listen to our [...]

CIM wins Tomorrow’s Peacebuilders Award

peacedirect Tomorrow’s Peacebuilders is an annual competition organised by UK-based Peace Direct. The organisation supports local, grassroots peacebuilding efforts all around the world. In their work they are guided by local ownership [...]

Introducing Léa, our new French EVS Volunteer

cimphoto (1) I am Léa Saugier, I come from a village in the French Southern Alps and I will be volunteer in CIM until August 2015.   I have a Bachelor degree in Cognitive Science from the University of Lyon 2 and I am now looking forward [...]

Our first EVS volunteer from Germany-Daniel Seeger

IMG_4701 Daniel is our new EVS- volunteer from Hamburg, Germany and he’ll be working at CIM until summer 2015. After finishing school, Daniel decided to do a voluntary service abroad, so he moved to Sanski Most.  Daniel’s tasks in [...]

5th International Peace Week (2014)

10703695_761711713884972_9099281992234910081_n From Saturday the 13th to Thursday the 18th of September the 5th international Peace Week was hosted by CIM in Sanski Most. With film screenings, concerts and several other activities CIM tried to raise awareness for the need of [...]

Peace Camp 2014

1546038_752908148098662_1370503059024967470_n Peace Camp is a project that has been conducted ever since the year CIM was founded. So this year we were very glad to be able to invite youth of different backgrounds from all over Bosnia again to come together and learn about [...]

Claudia-Our New Intern from the University of Marburg

Claudia visits the Bliha Waterfall outside of Sanski Most   Claudia is our new volunteer from Germany and she will be working with us until October. She is currently enrolled in a Peace and Conflict Studies Masters degree at the University of Marburg. Her internship with CIM is part [...]

Be Part of Peace Week 2014!

f61d8ca027_1407228770_dove_peace The 21st of September is the International Day of Peace. To raise awareness about the need for peacebuilding in Bosnia and all over the world we take this day as an occasion to have a week full of activities focused on community [...]

4th Annual Public/Inter-religious Iftar

10527286_732853620104115_2046387046609291058_n On the 18th of July during the fasting month Ramadan we held our 4th Interreligious Iftar that is open to everyone no matter of what religious and ethnic background. Iftar is the daily ceremony where friends and relatives come [...]

Inter-cultural Exchange and Youth Activism: Global Kids 2014

10534137_730973210292156_7699716654328174483_n In July we hosted our second Global Kids delegation in Sanski Most. The visit was part of a 10-month program aimed at learning about the impact of media in conflict and peacebuilding. 22 young people at the age of 15 to 18 from [...]