Sector for Development Planning

Sector for Development Planning performs the following duties:

  • Establishment and strengthening of cooperation with all relevant institutions at all government levels in the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina and state-level institutions, international development institutions in the process of coordination of preparation of socio-economic development documents of the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina,
  • Coordination of preparation of the Development Strategy of the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina and Bosnia and Herzegovina,
  • Coordination of the preparation and publication of the annual development report of Bosnia and Herzegovina, which also includes a report on implementation progress of development strategies of the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina and Bosnia and Herzegovina,
  • Coordination of the development of a monitoring system for the purpose of ensuring harmonisation and methodological standardisation of development policies and budget planning of the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina,
  • Directing cooperation programme development together with the civil society for the purpose of implementing general strategic documents in the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina and Bosnia and Herzegovina,
  • Coordination of the development and establishment of a system, methodologies and approach to monitoring and evaluation of measures and policies for implementing strategic development documents in the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina at different levels and operating programs based on which the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina becomes a user of structural funds from the EU budget in cooperation with the Directorate for European Integration and institutions responsible for the implementation of operational programmes,
  • Establishment of a system of indicators and an information system for monitoring the implementation and ensuring coordination of its application at the cantonal and other levels of implementation,
  • Inclusion of different government levels in the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina in the process of monitoring and evaluation of the implementation of measures and activities from action plans and implementation of operational development programmes, public investments and development support programmes,
  • Capacity building for persons at all government levels in the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina responsible for reporting and monitoring harmonisation and methodological standardisation of development policies and budget planning at different levels of budget users,
  • Coordination of proposals for certain analyses and methodologies and evaluation programmes in relation to sector policy effects,
  • Monitoring and development of statistical indicators, gathering and processing of data from statistical institutions and other sources of data in the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina and Bosnia and Herzegovina,
  • Capacity building for monitoring and evaluation at all government levels in the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina.

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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