EU Periskop

The European Union supports citizens, civil society organizations, business community and institutions across Bosnia and Herzegovina. EU Periscope is a series of stories about concrete results of the assistance provided and how it has improved the quality of life of citizens across Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Cooperation of educational and private sectors key to prospects of BiH youth

Small and medium enterprises are the driving force of the economy. The European Union supports the growth of small and medium enterprises in Bosnia and Herzegovina, helping them to modernise their capacities. Local communities benefit from increased employment as enterprises improve their productivity and export capacities.

Young People in BiH Require Entrepreneurial Skills

In order to successfully implement a business idea, young people in Bosnia and Herzegovina require numerous skills. Entrepreneurial thinking and skills are necessary for them to realise their ideas. Development of entrepreneurial skills is recognised across the European Union as one of the key tools for empowerment of young people to enable them to successfully recognise the needs of the labour market and harmonise them with the educational system.

New jobs for young experts in BiH

For young people in Bosnia and Herzegovina, investment in perspective industries such as the IT sector opens up possibilities for business and career development. The information and communication sector is one of the fastest growing industries in the country and offers large opportunities for youth employment.

Young innovators from Sarajevo as ambassadors of innovation and success of BiH

Their innovations, energy and ideas represent the future of Bosnia and Herzegovina and the European Union. Innovations have the potential to create new jobs and contribute to economic growth, and the inventions and standards of young innovators from the Sarajevo High School of Electrical Engineering contribute to the creation of a better future.