How much does Bosnia and Herzegovina lose with youth emigration?

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How much does Bosnia and Herzegovina lose with youth emigration?

June 09th, 2020

If the trend of youth emigration continues at its current pace, Bosnia and Herzegovina is looking at a future stripped of its biggest potential, young people. WFD BiH has prepared the first study to respond to this question: what are the actual costs of youth emigration from Bosnia and Herzegovina?

Friday 12 June 2020
11:00 CET, 10:00 BST
Zoom event in Bosnian language


  • HMA Matt Field: UK Ambassador to Bosnia and Herzegovina and Nermina Voloder – introductory remarks
  • Nenad Jevtovic: the author of the study, Institute for Development and Innovation
  • Jasminko Halilovic: War Childhood Museum – Director, 30 under 30 Forbes List
  • Dr Ivana Zečević: Faculty of Philosophy, University of Banja Luka, Professor
  • Alida Vračić: Institute for Human Sciences, Visiting Fellow

To register your interest , drop an email to by 17:00 CET, Thursday June 12, 2020.

Image: Marco López on Unsplash

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