Center for Peacebuilding

Our way is peace

“Break the Stigma” Campaign

The Center for Peacebuilding is part of an informal group that  launched a campaign called “Break the stigma”, with the support of UNFPA, to destigmatize victims of sexual violence in the war. The UNFPA study on stigmatization has shown that survivors are condemned, rejected, and stigmatized at all social levels, with direct consequences on self-perception, […]

Amélie Métel: The Challenge of Reconciliation in Bosnia and Herzegovina 22 years after the Dayton Peace Agreement

    The article is a work by a French student Amélie Métel who spent 2 and a half months as a intern at the Center for Peacebuilding in Sanski Most.   THE FALL OF YUGOSLAVIA AND CURRENT CONTEXT To the economic crisis experienced by Yugoslavia at the end of the 70s is added the […]

Village Harmony 2018 in Bosnia and Herzegovina

“Village Harmony is pleased to announce its fourth camp in Bosnia and Hercegovina in a unique collaboration with the Center for Peacebuilding in the town of Sanski Most. The Center for Peacebuilding (CIM) has been working for over a decade in Bosnia with the motto “Naš Put Je Mir” (“Our way ws peace”) in a […]

CIM on Re:generation project

Center for Peacebuilding works in partnership with The International Republican Institute and Magacin Kabare on project called Re:generation which is a new USAID project that strives to motivate and ecourage new generations of young people to create new and better future for all of them. Within the project, The Youth Sammit was held recently and […]

Peacebuilding training in Ukraine

From 17th to 20th of October directors of the Center for Peacebuilding, Vahidin Omanovic and Mevludin Rahmanovic, held Peacebuilding training in Zaporozhye, Ukraine. There were 15 participants who represented NGOs working with people affected by the war in the eastern part of Ukraine (IDPs, soldiers and their families, families who lost their loved ones in […]

CIM’s 8th International Peace Week

International Peace Week has been annually hosted in Sanski Most by the Center for Peacebuilding since 2010, hence this year from September 16th to September 21st we celebrated our 8th anniversary. Throughout the whole week, we organized activities and lectures related to peace activism, attended by our volunteers, fellow citizens, peacebuilders from all parts of […]

Peace Camp 2017

Center for Peacebuildung has organized from 25th to 31st of August  its thirteenth Peace Camp. 25 young people from all over Bosnia and Herzegovina were participants of the camp we held on CIM’s Peace Farm (Garden of Opportunities) in Sanski Most. This year’s Peace Camp was different from the previous ones, because besides the educational […]

Ohrid Choir Festival here we come!

Center for peacebuilding inter-religious and multi-ethnic choir “Harmony” travels to Macedonia tonight where they will take part in Ohrid Choir Festival, the biggest choral event in south-east Europe. The invitation to participate in this festival represents a great recognition to the work and effort of our choir. The Harmony will perform in the revue of the festival […]

Caroline from Brazil is with us!

Caroline Sampaio is our first volunteer from Latin America. Borned in Brazil, the 29 years old lawyer will be with us until november. She came to Sanski Most to learn more about the war, the bosnian culture and to see how a post-conflict country is. The Young lawyer has a post-graduation in International Business Management […]

Last but not least: Meet Elvira!

My name is Elvira Adzikic  and coming from Brcko, a town in the northeast of Bosnia and Herzegovina. I graduated journalism and worked for almost two years as a journalist in Brcko. Three months ago I became a regional coordinator for Center for Peacebuilding’s National Reconciliation and Peacebuilding Program. Since High School I volunteered at […]

Erol is a new member of the CIM Team!

Erol Mehmedović is born in Skopje, Republic of Macedonia, where he finished education and make a first steps in civil society activism. He’s currently living and working in Sarajevo. Within his medical professional background, as a member of several civil society organization he was involved in creation and implementation of different policies and documents on […]

Meet Strahinja, CIM’s new Regional Coordinator!

I’m Strahinja Savić from East Sarajevo and I have been active in the NGO sector since I was in elementary school. This year, I earned my bachelor degree in International relations and Diplomacy. Peacebuilding for me is an attempt to make a better future for all of us. We all want to live in peace […]

About Us

Today, the Center for Peacebuilding (CIM) stands on the former frontlines of the war, acting as a bridge between a past that few can currently discuss and a future where open dialogue can rehumanize the enemy and dispel the misinformation that acts as the seeds for hatred.

Recent Comments