Ines Tanović Sijerčić: People on the move will often tell you that they have never received so much help and support as they did from people living in Bosnia and Herzegovina

Photo: Nikola Blagojević (Spektroom) for Gracija Ines Tanović Sijerčić, an art historian, former journalist and longtime worker in the civil sector, has been volunteering for six years, helping people on the move. The last two years she has been intensively helping people on the move trying to pass through Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH). By doing what she […]

(Video) Social worker – 24 online: A young social worker helps people in need for free

People across the country often find themselves in a situation where they need the advice of a social worker. Due to the coronavirus pandemic, fast lifestyle, complicated living conditions or lack of financial resources, access to the services of institutions that provide this type of support is sometimes difficult. Adnan Drndić noticed this through his professional experience[…]

“Merhamet” provided help to the Center “Duga” in Kulen-Vakuf

KULEN-VAKUF, January 7 – President of HO “Merhamet” MDD Kenan Vrbanjac with his associates, directors of regional committees, visited the Center for Children without Parental Care “Duga” in Kulen-Vakuf, which cares for eighteen of its beneficiaries, children up to six years old. “Merhamet” provided a valuable donation and delivered it to the director of the institution, Sabina[…]

“Merhamet” provided help to 50 families in Bosanska Kostajnica whose homes were damaged in the earthquake

BOSANSKA KOSTAJNICA, January 6 – The delegation of HO “Merhamet” MDD, led by the president of the organization Kenan Vrbanjac, visited today Bosanska Kostajnica, the northwestern part of Bosnia and Herzegovina. They visited 50 families whose homes were destroyed during the recent catastrophic earthquake. “Merhamet” distributed 50 food packages and 50 hygiene products packages to these families.[…]

“Merhamet” provided and distributed meals for 900 migrants in the “Lipa” camp in Bihać

BIHAĆ, January 12 – Today, the Regional Board of “Merhamet” Bihać prepared 900 meals in its soup kitchen “Imaret”. The food was distributed to migrants in the “Lipa” camp. According to the director of the Regional Board of “Merhamet” Bihać, Alen Prošić, all migrants in the “Lipa” camp received half a kilogram of bread, fruit, two cans[…]

All unfulfilled New Year’s wishes found their friends

During December, the Association of Families and Friends of Children Suffering from and Cured of Leukemia and Other Malignant Diseases “PIPOL” realized the New Year’s donation program for children and young people suffering from and cured of cancer from Tuzla Canton, Brčko District and parts of Republika Srpska. Thanks to the support of the City of Tuzla[…] in 2020 raised 2 million BAM for the sick and distributed a thousand tons of food to the people in need

In addition to the news of the pandemic, the past year was also marked by a series of humanitarian actions by the association. Through selfless engagement without any breaks, the team of people showed that positive news is always louder than bad news, and that humanitarian work knows no boundaries, neither metaphorical, nor real ones. Let’s[…]