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Prvi Mart Coordinator Emir Suljagic in St. Louis

Prvi Mart Coordinator Emir Suljagic received a warm and receptive welcome during his visit on November 29, 2013 to St. Louis, Missouri — now home to more than 70,000 persons displaced by the war in Bosnia-Herzegovina. [...]

December 1, 2013 Advocacy, Community Events

Support for the “Prvi Mart” initiative

Political and social situation in Bosnia and Herzegovina is worrying. Divisive policies, nationalism, selfishness and promotion of personal interests are running the country deeper into a state of constant political crises, social injustice and economic collapse. Since politicians in Bosnia [...]

March 18, 2013 Advocacy

BiH 17 Years Later: The U.S. Role in Overcoming Challenges to Stability

March 8, 2013 – Washington, D.C. – On Monday, March 4, 2013, ACBH along with the Emerging Democracies Institute organized an event in the U.S. Congress titled “Bosnia and Herzegovina 17 Years Later: The U.S. Role in Overcoming Challenges to Stability.” [...]

March 8, 2013 Advocacy

Bosnia and Herzegovina 17 Years Later: The U.S. Role in Overcoming Challenges to Stability

The 1992-1995 war in Bosnia and Herzegovina left more than 100,000 people dead and over 2 million of the country’s pre-war population displaced. Seventeen years later, the implementation of the Dayton Peace Accords, which ended the war, continues to pose [...]

February 25, 2013 Advocacy

Established U.S. Chapter Of The “Prvi Mart” Coalition

St. Louis – The U.S. chapter of the “Prvi Mart” coalition was established this past Sunday (February 10, 2013) in St. Louis. During the public meeting at Fontbonne University, the coalition’s goal of registering voters who are refugees from Bosnia [...]

February 12, 2013 Advocacy, Bosnians in St. Louis

Immigrants in St. Louis could help decide an election in Bosnia

The Prvi Mart initiative, an international movement to facilitate voter registration among refugees from the Bosnian genocide of the 1990s, announced the founding of U.S. operations on Sunday at a public meeting on the campus of Fontbonne University, hosted by [...]

February 11, 2013 News

Prvi Mart: Changing the Power Structure in Bosnia-Herzegovina

A presentation and discussion led by Refik Hodzic, Edin Ramulic, and Emir Suljagic (Dr. Suljagic will appear via video link)  [...]

February 8, 2013 Community Events

Mr. Patrick McCarthy Commits to “Prvi Mart” Initiative

After one and a half years of dedicated and selfless service to the Advisory Council for Bosnia and Herzegovina, Mr. Patrick McCarthy has decided to commit his creative energies and organizational talent to the “Prvi Mart” civil society initiative. [...]

February 8, 2013 Advocacy