Date: Friday 5 April 2019
Venue: Army Hall, Sarajevo
The main press event will comprise addresses from the following:
- COMEUFOR, Major General Martin Dorfer.
- BiH Minister of Security, Dragan Mektic.
- Directress of BiH Gender Agency, Samra Filipovic-Hadziabdic.
- Ministry of Defence representative to deputise for Minister Pendes (tbc).
Focus for the day will be discussions/actions to motivate a larger number of female members of the police agencies and Armed Forces BiH to apply for deployment in peace support operations to which BiH is contributing. Main agenda points:
1020-1100 Introductory addresses
1100-1130 Media statements
1130-1225 Panel 1: "Women from the AF BiH in peace support operations"
1400-1500 Panel 2: "Female police officers from BiH in peace support operations"
1500-1545 Discussion and Closing remarks
Public Affairs Office:
Mrs Elma Robovic
Office: 00387 (0) 33 495 393
Mobile: 00387 (0) 61 219 097
Lt Cdr Brian Bennett
00387 (0) 3349 5216
00387 (0) 61 472 931