Help for the Children of Burkina Faso: The annual cost for one child’s education is only 30 BAM / 15 €

Help for the Children of Burkina Faso: The annual cost for one child’s education is only 30 BAM / 15 €
Does the number 38 000 000 mean anything to you?  When we think about millions our mind will often take us on money, miles, land and so on. Unfortunately, it is a number of children from Africa who have reached the age of majority and not attending school because of poor living conditions. If we add hunger, disease, distance and danger they face on the way to school, we ask ourselves whether any c...
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Fundraising Action for Qurbani 2018

Fundraising Action for Qurbani 2018
IFS-EMMAUS started the action of preparing and distributing qurbani meat. In this way, IFS-EMMAUS each year provides significant quantities of meat for the beneficiaries of the Reception Center “Duje”, the Soup kitchen in Doboj and for children in boarding accommodation in Srebrenica. - One part of this meat will be distributed to people in need, refugees and displaced persons and other citizens...
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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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