Netherlands Embassy in Sarajevo Bosnia-Herzegovina

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Helping hands from the Netherlands

Unselfish efforts by Out of Area

Little is known about the passionate, unselfish, yet immense contribution by the Out of Area Foundation from the Netherlands to the Kid's Festival in Sarajevo. This organization, with its hundreds of volunteers, has been helping to make this festival happen for more than 10 years.


Netherlands Embassy in Sarajevo

Grbavička 4
71000 Sarajevo

(+387) 33-562 600

March 18, 2015 MATRA is a Dutch programme that aims to support the transformation of societies. MATRA’s general objective is to contribute to the development of a plural democracy, grounded in the rule of law, with room for dialogue between government and civil society; to build capacity and strengthen the institutions of civil society and government; and to strengthen bilateral relations. DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS IS 6 MAY 2015.

March 12, 2015 Embassy of the Netherlands in BiH gave support to Sarajevo Open Center (SOC) project ‘Mainstreaming LGBT rights in BiH media’ through its MATRA program. This two-year project implements a number of activities aimed at the media, society and authorities, one of those being the three-day school for students of journalism and communications and young journalists.