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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27.04.2017 - NERDA hosted the RES Association meeting

Development Association NERDA hosted the meeting of the Association of Renewable Energy Sources, which operates within the Federation of BiH Chamber of Commerce. The topics discussed included implementation of the Energy Efficiency Law in BiH Federation, activities on development of framework energy strategy of BiH, and other projects in the sector. NERDA took the opportunity to announce the third Regional Energy Forum that will be held in Tuzla on 24 and 25 May 2017.
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13.04.2017 - The Delegation of the Tuzla Canton Government visited NERDA

The Delegation of the Tuzla Canton Government, headed by the Prime Minister, Mr. Bego Gutić, visited NERDA today. The Prime Minister was accompanied by the Minister of Finance and Minister of Industry, Energy and Mining in the Government of Tuzla Canton. On this occasion, NERDA presented the projects implemented in Tuzla Canton over the course of previous year, which were primarily focused on supporting the development of entrepreneurship, but also on Disaster Risk Management. The Prime Minister and Ministers expressed their satisfaction with the results NERDA achieved, as well as with the long-standing cooperation with NERDA. The Delegation of the Tuzla Canton Government and NERDA agreed on the ways to improve the cooperation in the future, as well as on new joint initiatives aimed at SMEs and job creation.
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12.04.2017 - Ambassador Lars-Gunnar Wigemark visited Tuzla

Head of the EU Delegation to BiH and EU Special Representative, Ambassador Lars Gunnar Wigemark, visited the BIT Center in Tuzla today. The Ambassador visited the BIT Center 4, which was renovated and furnished in the framework of the EU-funded project BESt4SMEs that was implemented by Development Association NERDA in partnership with BIT Center, City of Tuzla and municipalities Srebrenik and Kalesija. Other significant results of the project were also presented as well as discussions with young entrepreneurs and employees in IT companies on main challenges they face in this business sector in Bosnia and Herzegovina.
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31.03.2017 - The Management Board of NERDA held a regular session

The Management Board of the Development Association NERDA held its 55th regular session today in Tuzla. The Board was informed of the activities that were realized in the period between the two Board sessions. Also, the Management Board adopted the Report on Activities and Financial Report of the Development Association NERDA for the previous year.

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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