Nov 16–17, 2017
Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
German Federal Environment Ministry's Advisory Assistance Programme
A training event is taking place on November 16-17 for CSOs from Bosnia and Herzegovina, Montenegro, and Serbia. The training is one in a series of capacity building events organised by the REC within the framework of the project “Better Access to Justice in South Eastern Europe”, funded by the German Federal Environment Ministry’s Advisory Assistance Programme (AAP) for environmental protection in the countries of Central and Eastern Europe, the Caucasus and Central Asia and other countries neighbouring the European Union. It is supervised by the German Environment Agency (UBA).
The project addresses the needs of five SEE countries that are Parties to the Aarhus Convention: Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, FYR Macedonia, Montenegro, and Serbia. It also includes Kosovo*, which has shown interest and efforts to implement the principles of the Aarhus Convention in its legislation and practices.
* This designation is without prejudice to positions on status, and is in line with UNSCR 1244 and the ICJ Opinion on the Kosovo declaration of independence.