Events

  • 06.07.2018.

    Fourth Module of the SPPD II Workshops Held

    Two days workshop  (Module IV), related to medium/ three-year and annual action planning in FBiH ministries and institutions, was held in Mostar, on 5th- 6th July, 2018 . The Module aims to inform about the purpose and importance of ...

  • 22.06.2018.

    The Sixth Meeting of Cantonal Practitioners Net Held

    In the period from June 20th to June 22nd, organized by Federal Institute for Development Programming, Integrated Local Development Planning Project UNDP and Governmnet of Bosnia-Podrinje Canton, the meeting of development planning practitioners ...

  • 19.06.2018.

    Meeting of Local Development Practitioners Net Held

    Sarajevo, June 06th, 2018, 35 participants from Local Development Units, Federal Institute for Development Programming, UNDP ILDP Project Team and Union of Municipalities and Cities in Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina, took part in the ...

  • 06.06.2018.

    Consultations on Regulations

    On June 06th, in Sarajevo, the Meeting of the Working Group for Sustainable Development Harmonization was held. At the meeting the Draft Regulations following the Law on Development Planning in FBiH were discussed.

  • 08.11.2017.

    The Fifth Meeting of the Cantonal Practitioners Network

    Organized by UNDP and the Federal Development Planning Institute, in the period from 08 to 10 November 2017, the fifth meeting of the Cantonal Practitioners Network was held in Siroki Brijeg. It brought together experts working directly on strategic ...

  • 14.06.2017.

    The Law on Development Planning Presented in Gorazde

    On June 14, 2017, members of the Cantonal BPK Development Board, representatives of UNDP BiH and the Federal Development Planning Institute met. At the meeting the newly adopted Law on Development Planning and Management in FBiH was presented. The ...

  • 13.06.2017.

    Presenation of Law in Bihac

    Representatives of the Federal Institute for Programming of Development and ILDP Project held a meeting with representatives of the Government of Una-Sana Canton headed by Prime Minister of the USK, on June 13, 2017. At the meeting the Law ...

  • 15.05.2017.

    Fourth Meeting of the Cantonal Practitioners Network Held

    Federal Institute for Development Programming, the UNDP Local Integrated Development Project and the Government of the Posavina Canton, organized a meeting of practitioners engaged in development planning in Orašje, from 10th to 12th May, 2017. ...

  • 03.05.2017.

    Mentoring Sessions Within the SPPD II Project Continued

    Representatives of the Federal Institute for Development Programming and "Strengthening Capacities for Strategic Planning and Policy Development-Phase 2" (SPPD II) continued the mentoring sessions for representatives of federal ...

  • 31.03.2017.

    Mentoring sessions within the SPPD II project

    The representatives of the Federal Institute for Development Programming and SPPD II project titled " Strengthening of Capacities for Strategic Planning and Policy Development – phase II" have started a series of mentoring sessions ...

  • 28.03.2017.

    Representatives of the FIDP and USAID on future cooperation

    On 28 March 2017, the representatives of the Federal Institute for Development Programming (FIDP) and USAID discussed about the experiences, projects and programs of the Institute and numerous other documents prepared by this institution ...

  • 10.11.2016.

    Continuation of development of the Economic Reform Programme

     In the period from 08 to 10 November 2016, a workshop was held, led by Ph.D. Anto Bajo, an expert from the Republic of Croatia. The workshop was attended by coordinators for development of the Economic Reform Programme on behalf of the ...

  • 18.10.2016.

    Talks on economic reforms

     Well prepared annual and triennial plans of work of the Ministries in the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina, are a precondition of quality economic reforms in the FBiH - it was said at the meetings of representatives of a number of ...

  • 13.10.2016.

    Continued building of the strategic planning system in the FBiH

    On 13 October this year, the Working Group for harmonization of strategic planning in the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina continued to work in extended composition. The goal of continued work is further vertical and horizontal integration ...

  • 21.09.2016.

    Project Cycle Management

    On 21 and 22 September, the first of three modules of Project Cycle Management (PCM) was held, organized by the Integrated Local Development Project, with a view to strengthening the capacity of cantonal governments and institutions dealing ...

  • 16.09.2016.

    The activities of the Institute in the development of the ERP

    On 16 September 2016, the FBIH Government has adopted the information and conclusions proposed by the Federal Development Planning Institution, in connection with the preparation of the document FBiH Economic Reform Programme 2017 – 2019, ...

  • 03.09.2016.

    Economic Reform Programme (ERP) 2017 – 2019

    On 1 and 2 September 2016, the Assistant Director of the Institution, and coordinator for the preparation of the Economic Reform Programme, appointed by the FBiH Government, Rijad Kovač was in Brussels at the regional TAIEX Seminar "Digital ...

  • 24.12.2015.

    Enes Orman retirement ceremony

    Employees of the Federal Development Planning Institution on 24 December organized a ceremony for their work colleague Enes Orman's well-deserved retirement.

  • 02.12.2015.

    Participation in the Final conference of the TISAR project

    In Sarajevo, on 2 December, the Ministry of Transport of Sarajevo Canton and the Sarajevo Regional Development Agency - SERDA, organized the final conference of the TISAR (Traveller Information System for the Adriatic Region) project.

  • 05.11.2015.

    Workshop on energy efficiency and renewable energy sources

    Second international trade fair and Conference on renewables and energy efficiency in Bosnia and Herzegovina, called RENEXPO BiH, was held in Sarajevo, on 4 and 5 November. Given that the program had a dual character, exhibition and conference, ...

  • 18.06.2015.

    Participation in the workshop on the informal economy in BiH

    A workshop on the informal economy was held on 18 June, in Sarajevo, at hotel Hollywood, organized by the International Labour Organisation, where the findings on the informal economy in Bosnia and Herzegovina were presented. 

  • 23.12.2014.

    Sector-Wide Approach IPA II 2014-2020

    On 22 and 23 December 2014, Federal Development Planning Institution (FDPI), Federal Coordinator for IPA projects on behalf of the FBiH Government and Federal Coordinator for EU integration on behalf of the FBiH Government, with the assistance ...

  • 18.12.2014.

    US $ 125 million for social and economic development

    In the next five years, the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) will spend $ 125 million in the socio-economic development of Bosnia and Herzegovina, it was said at the presentation of the document „United Nations Development Assistance ...

  • 08.12.2014.

    The unique methodology for the data collection and exchange

    A unique methodology for the data collection and exchange should be developed in Bosnia and Herzegovina, its Entities and the Brčko District. Of course, this should be regulated by legislation or by-laws. Such a methodology does not exist at ...

  • 28.11.2014.

    For better communication of the Government and Ministries

    The enlargement policy of the European Union and the experience of developing countries - was the topic of a new workshop, held on 28 November 2014 in Sarajevo, organized by the Foreign Policy Initiative of Bosnia and Herzegovina, in cooperation ...

  • 28.08.2014.

    Draft Law on Development Planning Prepared

    On Thursday, August 28, in the 129th session, the Government of the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina prepared the Draft Law on Development Planning and Development Management in the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina that specifies ...

  • 07.07.2014.

    Planning process simulation

    On Monday, July 7, a workshop entitled: ''Strategic Planning Process Simulation in the Federation'' was held in Konjic in relation to the new Law on Development Planning and Management that is in parliamentary procedure and in relation to ...

  • 22.04.2014.

    Public debate in relation to the preliminary draft law

    The Federal Ministry of Justice and Federal Development Programming Institute organised on April 22 in Sarajevo a public debate about the preliminary draft Law on Development Planning and Management in the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina.

  • 16.04.2014.

    Public policy document

    The Federal Ministry of Justice and Federal Development Programming Institute, with the support of the Swiss Development and Cooperation Agency (SDC) and United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), started the activities for the preparation ...

  • 07.03.2014.

    Draft Law on Planning completed

    The Draft Law on Development Planning and Management of the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina has been drawn up. The initiator of this legal project was the Federal Development Programming Institute. In addition to the Federal Institute, ...

  • 12.02.2014.

    Last workshop on public policies

    The seventh, last meeting on public policy development entitled ''Mechanisms for Monitoring and Evaluation of Public Policies and Regulations'' that was held on Tuesday, February 12 of this year was at the same time the final event of the ...

  • 07.02.2014.

    Completed impact assessment of the Law

    On Friday, February 2 of this year, the last meeting between the Federal Development Programming Institute (FDPI), UNDP and USAID was held in relation to the impact assessment of the Law on Development Planning and Development Management ...

  • 28.01.2014.

    A Law on Development Planning to be adopted soon

    The Federal Development Programming Institute (FDPI) is about to complete the drawing up of the Law on Development Planning and Development Management in the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina.

  • 08.01.2014.

    Public policy development process consultations

    In compliance with the Decision on the Manner of Preparation, Impact Assessment and Selection of Policies in the Draft Procedure for Acts Proposed and Adopted by the Government of the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina and Federal Ministries ...

  • 28.11.2013.

    Strategic planning harmonisation working group

    On November 28, a meeting with representatives of cantonal authorities was held under the auspices of the Federal Development Programming Institute, Federal Ministry of Justice and UNDP (Local Integrated Development Project) at the UN House ...

  • 25.10.2013.

    Openness of the media and planning

    An analysis of the relationship of the media in Bosnia and Herzegovina towards development strategies and an analysis of the development planning legal framework in the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina – these were the topics of a workshop ...

  • 18.10.2013.

    UNICEF support to the Institute

    UNICEF, as a specialised UN organisation, will help the Federal Development Programming Institute (FDPI), the leader in strategic planning in the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina, in the implementation of projects and programmes from ...

  • 17.10.2013.

    Public policy development training

    The second SPDM training on public policy development held on October 17, employees of the Federal Development Programming Institute dealt with the topic ''Analysis of the situation and defining problems'' within the context of EU principles ...

  • 11.10.2013.

    Impact assessment of the Law on Development Planning

    The first project workshop entitled ''Impact Assessment of the Law on Development Planning in the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina'', which was organised by USAID in cooperation with the Federal Development Programming Institute, was ...

  • 02.10.2013.

    Exchange of experiences between FDPI and CCI

    Some of the suggestions of the Centre for Civil Initiatives have already been considered in the new Regulation on Three-Year and Annual Planning and Reporting that was submitted to the Legislation Office of the Government of the Federation ...

  • 19.09.2013.

    Importance of feedback

    On September 19, 2013, Assistant Directors of the Federal Development Programming Institute met with Ann Hyde, the Mission Head of the ROM-WBT Project in Bosnia and Herzegovina.

  • 18.09.2013.

    Workshop on national health accounts

    National and health accounts as a means and basis for monitoring and evaluation of health financing and expenditure – that was the topic of the workshop for employees of the Federal Development Programming Institute held on September 18.

  • 11.09.2013.

    Adoption of a Law on Strategic Planning

    Although three years have passed since its entry into force, it was necessary to amend the Regulation on the Process of Strategic Planning, Annual Planning and Reporting at Ministries of the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina and adapt ...

  • 03.07.2013.

    Harmonisation of development planning

    The Prime Minister of Tuzla Canton, Sead Čaušević, met at the end of June with a UNDP ILDP representative, Marina Dimova, and Nijaz Avdukić and Rijad Kovač, Assistant Directors of the Development Programming Institute of the Federation ...

  • 05.06.2013.

    Discussions with prime ministers on planning

    A meeting at the building of the Government of Canton 10 (Livno Canton) initiated a new round of discussions between representatives of the Federal Development Programming Institute and prime ministers of cantons of the Federation of Bosnia ...

  • 29.05.2013.

    A workshop on strategic planning

    The Law on Development Planning and Management of the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina – might – as it is foreseen – be adopted by the end of 2013. The draft theses of this law were reviewed in the fourth meeting of the FB&H ...

  • 23.05.2013.

    Coordinating role of central bodies of government

    Representatives of European Profiles, a European organisation dealing with issues of development of central bodies of government in Bosnia and Herzegovina, spoke on May 22 with the representatives of FDPI about the importance of the project ...

  • 30.01.2013.

    Fifth training in cooperation with UMAR

    Under the DS/SIS B&H Implementation Project, representatives of FDPI and Planning Institute of Sarajevo Canton discussed the experiences and achievements in the implementation of these strategies, especially in relation to experiences ...

  • 24.01.2013.

    Supporting cluster development

    Under the DS/SIS B&H Implementation Project, representatives of FDPI and Planning Institute of Sarajevo Canton attended workshops in Sarajevo (January 21 and 22, 2013) and discussed experiences and achievements in the implementation of ...

  • 18.12.2012.

    The Third Training Held – Cooperation With IMAD

    Training sessions held in Sarajevo on December 17 and 18, 2012: Within the project related to Implementation of the Strategy for Development and Social Inclusion Strategy - ISR / SSU BiH - development planning horizontal coordination from ...

  • 18.12.2012.

    Agreement on Cooperation Between Two Institutes

    Agreement on Mutual Cooperation between the Federal Institute for Development Programming and the Development Planning Institute of Canton Sarajevo was signed, in the premises of the Cantonal Institute on December 18, 2012.

  • 13.12.2012.

    ISR/SSU BiH Project Final Workshop

    December 13, 2012, final evaluation workshop held in Mostar, within the project related to Implementation of BiH Development Strategy and Social Inclusion Strategy - ISR / SSU BiH, lead by the Federal Institute for Development Programming, ...

  • 12.12.2012.

    Third Workshop on Strategic Development Planning Harmonization

    The third meeting of the Working Group for Horizontal Harmonization of Strategic Planning at the Canton Level of the Federation BiH, attended by representatives of the cantonal and local level institutions, as well as representatives of the ...

  • 07.12.2012.

    Implementation of Contry Development Strategy in Cantons

    During the first six months of this year, four workshops on the implementation of development planning were held in cantons of the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina. This included an overview of the action plans preparation and the linkage ...

  • 30.11.2012.

    Linking the Action and Budget Planning

    The Project "Implementation of Development Strategy and Social Inclusion Strategy BiH - SR / SSU BiH" has been successfully implemented for a year now, and is introducing the operational planning, monitoring and reporting process ...

  • 05.11.2012.

    Study Visit to Swiss Institutions

    As one of Project activities ("Implementation of Development Strategy and Social Inclusion Strategy biH - SR / SSU BiH"), along with all needed trainings and workshops for project beneficiaries, a study visit to Institutions of ...

  • 10.10.2012.

    Macroeconomic Trends

    On the of October10 and 11, representatives of the FZZPR and the Development Planning Institute of Canton Sarajevo are informed about the experiences of monitoring the macroeconomic trends of the Slovenian economy, done by Institute for Macroeconomic ...

  • 08.10.2012.

    Experiences in UMAR

    Within the Project "Implementation of the BiH Development Strategy and Social Inclusion Strategy - ISR / SSU BiH", funded by the Swiss Development Agency, a serial of trainings for officers of the Federal Institute for Development Programming ...

  • 04.10.2012.

    Strategic Development Planning and Public Investments

    Issues like key principles of the development of public investment programs linked to the implementation of the BiH Development Strategy and the Social Inclusion Strategy, than needed legal framework for the establishment of a coordination ...

  • 26.09.2012.

    The Path to Recovery, Response to the Crisis

    September 24, 2012, the conference "The Path to Recovery - A Response to the Crisis" was held in Sarajevo. The organizer was the Center for Policy and Management (CPU), participants were specialists with backgrounds in transport, ...

  • 18.09.2012.

    Application for EU Grant Funds

    For the employees of the Federal Institute for Development Programming, a presentation of the application for EU grant funds was organized in mid-September. The presentation was is organized as an activity of the Project for Human Resourse ...

  • 04.07.2012.

    Performance and Appraisal Management

    Sarajevo, July 2 - 3, supported by the Austrian Development Agency (ADA), "Performance Management and Evaluations Workshop " was held for all employees of the Federal Institute for Development Programming, facilitated by an Expert ...

  • 28.06.2012.

    Training on the DevInfo Server Use

    To promote the use of DevInfo software to government institutions and other users in BiH, two trainings for the staff of this Institute were held in the Federal Institute for Development Programming to educate the staff for the software application, ...

  • 13.06.2012.

    First Cycle of Workshops in Cantons Held

    Contributing the implementation of the Strategy for Development and Social Inclusion of Bosnia and Herzegovina (ISR / SSU BiH), FZZPR, as project coordinator, organized workshops in Sarajevo, Tuzla, Bosnia and Podrinje, Srednjobosanski, Kanton ...

  • 25.04.2012.

    Workshops Within ISR/SSU

    Implementing the Development Strategy and Social Inclusion Strategy (SR / SSU) Project, on April 25, 2012, the Federal Institute for Development Programming organized a seminar for representatives of the units for implementation of these ...

  • 02.03.2012.

    Tax Reform to Support the Investment and Employment

    Document proposing a comprehensive tax reform in Bosnia and Herzegovina with the aim to reduce direct labor taxation, increase taxation of consumption and other forms of tax that do not burden the economy.

  • 13.07.2011.

    ILDP Final Conference

    ILDP introduced a number of improvements in 23 partner municipalities in BiH through the implementation of projects related to economic and social development and environmental protection.

  • 24.05.2011.

    SPPD Final Conference

      At the Final Conference of the UNDP project "Strengthening Capacities for Strategic Planning and Public Policy Development - SPPD" officers from 13 state and entity ministries got certificates for training completed.

FBiH in numbers

Indicator 2014 2013 2012 2011
Unemployment rate - poll 29,5 28,6 28,3 25,6
Unemployment rate - administrative 48,5 48,2 48,1 45,0
GDP in mil. KM 16.150 15.150 15.250 16.850
Inflation in % 2,0 2,5 3,6 1,2
The most developed canton in FBiH KS KS ZHK ZDK
Average net wage in FBiH 825 820 819 798
Natural increase in FBiH -580 150 -208 -350

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