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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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08.11.2018 - Graphic Design Training for High School Students

Development Association NERDA in partnership with the Tuzla Electrical Engineering Seondary School hosted the first training for students of five secondary schools in Tuzla today, November 8, 2018. The training is organized as part of the project "High school students from North-East BiH in the joint promotion of tourist offer", funded by the Embassy of the United States of America in BiH. The purpose of the training was to bring together the group of 30 high-school students from Tuzla, Kalesija, Zvornik, Brčko and Ugljevik and to familiarize them with the field of graphic design and prepare them for the independent production of advertising materials that will be used to promote the tourist potentials of North-East BiH. The trainees showed great interest and actively participated in the training, which was followed by a guided tour of Tuzla and Pannonian Lakes.
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05.11.2018 - Preparation for the 1st training for secondary school students

As part of the implementation of the project "High School Students of North-East BiH in Joint Promotion of Tourism Offer", funded by the Embassy of the United States of America in BiH, a meeting with the representatives of DSO UNDO Creative Design Studio and Secondary Electrical Engineering School Tuzla was held today in NERDA. The purpose of the meeting was to prepare the first training for students of five high schools on the topic of graphic design. Namely, the project envisages that a group of 30 students from 5 secondary schools will attend a series of trainings on the topic of graphic design in order to acquire knowledge and skills necessary for the design of a joint promotional material for the tourist potentials of North-East BiH.
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02.11.2018 - Training for BFC SEE Verifiers

On Friday, November 2, 2018, the National Alliance for Local Economic Development NALED organized a training for candidates for BFC SEE verifiers in Belgrade as part of the Regional Business Certification Programme in South East Europe (Business Friendly Certificate - South East Europe). The representative of NERDA took part in the training as a regional verifier and member of the Network for favorable business environment of the FBiH. Within the framework of the training, the process of implementing certification of municipalities and cities according to the latest edition of the 3rd BFC SEE standard was presented. After that, the candidates were presented with all 10 criteria and 67 sub-criteria according to which the municipalities and cities are evaluated in this process. Also, the application of BFC SEE software as a tool for automating the certification process was presented. Online testing of all candidates from the region will be organized by the end of this month after which the certified verifiers will be included in the process itself. The role of verifiers in the process is very important because they are the experts who verify the evaluation report within the established verification boards and give a final assessment to municipalities and cities.
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29.10.2018 - The Management Board of NERDA held the 62nd regular session

The Management Board of the Development Association NERDA held its 62nd regular session today in Tuzla. The Board was informed of the activities that were realised in the period between the two Board sessions. Also, the Management Board discussed the project proposals/applications that NERA is working on for the ongoing Calls for Proposals, as well as those that have already been submitted for evaluation and for which NERDA is awaiting results. The next Board session will take place in December 2018.

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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