URGENT APPEAL: Seven member Bašić family in great need of a home

URGENT APPEAL: Seven member Bašić family in great need of a home
Do we live unaware, or we live just so we can say that the day passed not seeing or hearing the cries of unprotected fragile children and families?! The survival of seven member family Bašić from Lendići in Gračanica passes unnoticed. Their house is not „hidden“, it is not that they don't have neighbours but still they are alone, abandoned from all to struggle by themselves as they know and can, t...
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Protocol for the Accommodation of Vulnerable Asylum Seekers

Protocol for the Accommodation of Vulnerable Asylum Seekers
The second day of the Fourth Annual Conference on the Status of Human Rights and Freedoms in Bosnia and Herzegovina, organized by the OSCE Mission to BiH, representatives of the Ministry of Security of Bosnia and Herzegovina (Mr. Dragan Mektic), the International Forum of Solidarity - EMMAUS (Ms. Amela Efendic) and The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees - UNHCR in Bosnia and Herzegovina...
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Set first stone for the construction of a house for five member family Milkić

Set first stone for the construction of a house for five member family Milkić
Four minor children of family Milkić from village Javor, Gračanica municipality, thanks to the involvement of IFS-EMMAUS, this winter will meet in their new home. The first stone for the construction of the home for family of Ekrem Milkić was set today in the presence of the Association's Secretary, Senad Smajić, together with the director of the construction company that will perform the work, A...
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OPEN APPLICATIONS FOR “13TH EMMAUS – International Youth Working Camp”

OPEN APPLICATIONS FOR “13TH EMMAUS – International Youth Working Camp”
  Organizer: Association "HO International Forum of Solidarity-Emmaus" (IFS-EMMAUS) Location: Potocari (Srebrenica), Bosnia and Herzegovina Period: From 10. - 24. July 2018. - About project: Association “HO International forum of solidarity-EMMAUS” started organizing youth working camps back in 2006. Following the program scope of the Emmaus International Network in accordance to which...
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Conference “Everyone Has a Role: How to Make a Difference Together”

Conference “Everyone Has a Role: How to Make a Difference Together”
The 18th High-level Alliance against Trafficking in Persons conference “Everyone Has a Role: How to Make a Difference Together” is taking on 23–24 April 2018, Hofburg, Vienna. - Mrs Amela Efendic, Expert Advisor of IFS-EMMAUS, which is a part of Emmaus International and Emmaus Europe organisation, and CEO of the European Resource Center for Prevention of Trafficking ih Human Beings and Other For...
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Hasanamidžić family in their New Home

Hasanamidžić family in their New Home
Today in village Hodžići, IFS-EMMAUS representatives along with the Director, and the director of the Centre for Social Welfare Doboj Istok, Omer Konjić and representative of the Association Crveno – bijela – crvena radost (Red- White-red Joy) handed officially to the family Hasanamidžić the keys to their new home. The keys were given to Ajka, who couldn't hide the happiness and as she points out ...
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Last year, IFS-EMMAUS gathered funds to sponsorship 1682 children in western African country, Burkina Faso for 2017/2018 school year

Last year, IFS-EMMAUS gathered funds to sponsorship 1682 children in western African country, Burkina Faso for 2017/2018 school year
In 2014, IFS-EMMAUS led by great desire, will and in partnership with other organizations from France and Burkina Faso, BFF (Bosnia - Burkina Faso - France) started the implementation of the project Sponsorship for children in Burkina Faso, one of the poorest African countries. – In Burkina Faso illiteracy is a huge issue firstly due to inexistence of appropriate conditions for schooling. Thus...
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The BiH Mission for the People of Syria Continues: A Humanitarian Clothing and Footwear Container was sent

The BiH Mission for the People of Syria Continues: A Humanitarian Clothing and Footwear Container was sent
Thanks to the citizens of BiH who donated clothes to IFS-EMMAUS humanitarian containers, today we sent a truck with clothes and shoes to the people in Syria. Employees and volunteers of IFS-EMMAUS in the past period sorted and packaged donated clothes from humanitarian containers set up in Tuzla, Živinice, Gračanica, Srebrenik and Odžak and in a short period of time we managed to pack 547 boxes a...
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“The world through the eyes of a child”

“The world through the eyes of a child”
Last week in the Center for Children and Youth,  were carried out activities within the project "Support to the Process of Inclusion of Children in the Regular Education System", supported by the Ministry of Labor and Social Policy and the return of the Tuzla Canton.The project implies improvement of the overall social care for children and it contained a number of educational and sports workshops...
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VISIT OF THE REPRESENTATIVES OF IHH NETHERLANDS AND DISTRIBUTION OF AID TO THE BENEFICIARIES OF IFS-EMMAUS

VISIT OF THE REPRESENTATIVES OF IHH NETHERLANDS AND DISTRIBUTION OF AID TO THE BENEFICIARIES OF IFS-EMMAUS
In the past three days, we hosted the representatives of our long-time partner IHH from the Netherlands, Veli Bilge and Ahmet Başaran. The organization sent a truck of humanitarian aid for the needs of IFS-EMMAUS beneficiaries a month ago. This is a donation of medical beds, wheelchairs with and without electric drive, mattresses, crutches, etc. - Their visit was used to hand over the donation i...
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