Center for Peacebuilding

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Peace Week 2015: Local and International Peace Advocacy

International Peace Week has been annually hosted by the Center for Peacebuilding since 2010, hence this year we mark the 6th anniversary of our peace activism project. This year is no exception to the previous years’ [...]

Peace Camp 2015

11889409_935624353160373_7294935933938036241_n     Our annual peace training with youth from across Bosnia took place from the 22nd-29th August 2015. The camp brought together 18 participants from Visoko, Priboj, Brcko, Vitez, Travnik, Mostar, Prijedor, Buzim, [...]

Are you a CIM donor? These are the results of your efforts

superstars In 2012 CIM asked our supporters to help us fundraise through small, individual donations. We were in a critical stage of development, unable to fund even our main project, the annual Peace Camp. An opportunity arose to become a [...]

Global Youth Connect Delegation 2015

11709415_10153420587052999_2394465249917726141_n From July 7th to July 10th, CIM hosted the visiting Global Youth Connect  (GYC) delegation led by Miki Jacevic. Since 2005, CIM has met with GYC groups to discuss issues of peacebuilding and conflict resolution in Bosnia and [...]

Interreligious Iftar in Sanski Most

11742660_913494515373357_7132601250953948697_n On July 7th 2015, we hosted our fifth annual Interfaith Iftar meal in Mali Park in Sanski Most. Around 500 people were in attendence, including the mayor of Sanski Most, all three local religious leaders (from the Muslim, [...]

Pre Ramadan Concert 2015

11639504_854047701315727_986009090_o To celebrate the beginning of the holy month of Ramadan, we hosted a  concert with two choirs led by choirmaster Alma Karabeg, Harmonija and Melodi, in the small park in Sanski Most on the 15th of June 2015. The main Imam of [...]

The Role of Women in Conflict : Movie Screening And Discussion

Gdje Idemo Sada On June 11, 2015,  CIM hosted a movie screening and discussion of the Lebanese film “Where Do We Go Now ?” (Arabic : w halla’ la wayn, French : Et maintenant, on va où) by Nadine Labaki. The event was held by [...]

Establishment of Sanski Most Interreligious Council

11100283_829356450451519_728540176_o On the 14th of April 2015, CIM hosted its 4th conference on interreligious dialogue. In partnership with Konrad Adenauer Stiftung, the topic of  this meeting was ‘Women’s rights in holy books’. Sanski Most’s head imam [...]

Festival of Choirs

18010_870662249656584_6429669548225179595_n The festival of choirs was organized by the Center for Peacebuilding on April 11 at Hotel Sanus in Sanski Most. Ten women’s and mixed choirs from all over Bosnia and Herzegovina performed at the event. Apart from our choir [...]

Inter-religious Conferences 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 [...]