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Your Partner for Regional Economic Development

Development Association NERDA acts a Regional Development Agency for the North-East BiH, and is responsible for strengthening, coordination and promotion of economic development. Activities are directed towards building a strong region through mobilization of internal as well as external resources with the aim to improve living standard and competitiveness of the regional economy, in the country as well as in the Western Balkans.

NERDA became operational on 01 January 2005 and currently has the head office in Tuzla and coordinators for the sub-regions of: Semberija, Birač and Posavina.

NERDA's Mission is: The unique purpose of the Development Association NERDA is to stimulate economic development of the NE region of BiH by managing strategic development, and to be a tool in the hands of people, businesses, NGOs, and governments that jointly work on poverty reduction, economic sustainability and stability of the NE region and entire BiH.

NERDA’s Vision is: NERDA is the leading organization in socio-economic development of the region, supporting self-sustainable and harmonized development by creating better working and living conditions and perspective for all.

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15.11.2017 - Ministry of Development and Entrepreneurship TC organized a free seminar on the introduction of BS 16001: 2009 and ISO 50001: 2011 standards for Energy Management Systems

Development Association NERDA, Mrs. Biljana Smajić, Project Manager held a seminar on ways of introducing standards for energy management systems, BS 16001: 2009 and ISO 50001: 2011. The seminar was held on November 15, 2017 at the premises of the Chamber of Economy of Tuzla Canton from 12.00 to 14.00. Mr. Nihad Akeljić presented the experience of introducing standards in the company Sisecam soda d.o.o. Lukavac. The seminar was attended by representatives of small and medium enterprises and craftsmen.

17.10.2017 - Meeting of Project Team and Evaluation Committee for the Public Call

The second meeting of the project team implementing the project "Employment Partnership in Posavina", funded by the European Union, took place in Orašje on 17 October 2017. At the meeting the team was informed of the project activities, specifically related to the Public Call for Participation in Vocational Training Programs. At the same time, a Meeting of the Evaluation Committee for evaluation of applications received under the Public Call. The Committee received a total of 51 applications for 3 professions. Evaluation is still ongoing.
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10.10.2017 - Project Cycle Management Training for Tuzla Canton Municipalities

A three-day training on the topic "Project Cycle Management" started in Tuzla today. The training is jointly organized by the Development Association NERDA and the Ministry of Development and Entrepreneurship of the Tuzla Canton. The trainees are employees of the city and municipalities of the Tuzla Canton, with the aim of raising the capacities of local communities for the preparation of quality project proposals. Training conducted by trainers from NERDA continues in the next two days.
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02.10.2017 - Call for Proposals launched - IPA CBC SRB-BiH

The 1st Call for Proposals within the IPA Programme CBC Serbia – Bosnia and Herzegovina 2014-2020 was launched today, 02 October 2017. The Call aims at improving sustainable environmental planning and promotion of biodiversity, and strengthening the cultural identity of the programme area. Activities financed within the Call can be implemented only in the programme area, while the projects shall be financed from the budget for Cross-border Programme Serbia – Bosnia and Herzegovina within IPA 2014, 2015, and 2016. The Kick-off conference will take place in Bijeljina tomorrow, more at:

Development Association NERDA is a Regional Development Agency for the North-East BiH, responsible for strengthening, coordination and promotion of economic development.


Address: M. i Ž. Crnogorčevića br. 5 75000 Tuzla - Bosna i Hercegovina
Tel: +387 35 369 900
Fax: +387 35 369 903

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