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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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 - Info Day in Orašje

With the aim of further promotion of the Public Call for Unemployed, the Info Day was organized in Orašje today as part of the project "Partnership for Employment in Posavina (LPZ)" funded by the European Union. Since the Public Invitation for Unemployed in Posavina is still open, the Info Day was organized for the coordinators of the local communities from the three Municipalities of the Posavina Canton, as well as for women's associations from Posavina. The participants were presented with the conditions of the Call and promotional material was disseminated in order to animate the target group of the Call to apply. The Public Call is open until October 12, 2017.
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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:
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20.09.2017 - NERDA took part in BFC Verification of Zenica City

On September 20, 2017 a representative of NERDA, Verifier of the Network for Business Friendly Environment of the FBiH in the Regional BFC SEE Program, acted as the Chairperson of the Verification Commission convened for the City Administration of Zenica. As the City of Zenica fulfilled the conditions for a verification visit, the representative of the Network for Business Friendly Environment of FBiH, together with the representatives of the Network from Serbia and Croatia, held talks with the Mayor, BFC Team, the Economic Council, representatives of the City Council and the Public Utilities Enterprises, as well as businessmen with the aim of gaining insight into the degree of success of the City Administration in fulfilling the requirements of the BFC Standard.

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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