Federal Minister of Culture and Sports Zora Dujmovi? visited the Institute for Youth Development KULT and toured the Educational-Leisure Center for Youth SPAJALICA in IlidĹľa.
The Minister discussed numerous current youth issues in FBiH with representatives of the Institute. Particular emphasis was placed on the activities that the Institute is realizing in cooperation with the Ministry.
One of the topics discussed in the meeting was the implementation of the Policy on Procedures of Training and Certifying Youth Officers, according to which the Institute will be conducting the Youth Officer Training in 2016 as well.
During the meeting, the Youth Strategy was also discussed, which will be adopted soon, and which aims to improve the youth position by creating adequate conditions for a better and more efficient youth work in FBiH, for their associations and coordination of actors responsible for all youth issues.
Youth Strategy is being enacted in FBiH for the first time and for the time period 2016-2020, and 19 members from 18 FBiH institutions participated in developing the Draft.
Minister Dujmovi? emphasized that the Ministry will support the NGO projects that aim to improve the position of youth in the following period as well and that it is working daily on further steps necessary to adopt the Federal Youth Strategy and on a more efficient work of the Youth Council of FBiH.