Bosnia and Herzegovina resources

  1. The Impact of the Financial and Economic Crisis: Wage Fixing and Policy Responses

  2. The Impact of the Financial and Economic Crisis: Wage Fixing and Policy Responses

    This Subregional High Level Conference responded to the request made at the 8th European Regional Meeting held in Lisbon from 9-13 February 2009 for more technical assistance on wage issues.

  3. ILO marks its 90th anniversary with social dialogue for decent work and a fair globalization in Central and Eastern Europe

    Amid the worst financial and jobs crisis since the Great Depression, the International Labour Organization (ILO) marked its 90th anniversary in the week of 21-28 April and in September 2009. During this period, there was a global convergence on the common theme of social dialogue for decent work and a fair globalization in commemorative events in more than 100 countries across the world.

  4. Law on Prohibition of Discrimination No. 59/09 of 29 July 2009, unofficial English translation

    29 July 2009

  5. Trainings to promote more effective labour dispute settlement in Bosnia and Herzegovina and in Serbia

    The purpose of amicable labour dispute settlement is to avoid strikes and to prevent long and costly legal procedures. “Alternative dispute resolution is both cost and time effective, and creates sustainable relationships between trade unions and employers, thus helping maintain industrial peace,” said Ms Cristina Mihes, ILO Specialist on Social Dialogue.

  6. Subregional Tripartite Conference: Strengthening the Mechanisms of Labour Dispute Prevention and Amicable Resolution in the Western Balkan Countries and Moldova

    01 May 2009

    This report reflects up to date developments on the functioning of alternative labour disputes resolution mechanisms in the participating countries, and the proposed Action Plans to increase their effectiveness and to reach out to their beneficiaries.

  7. Memorandum of Understanding between the Swiss Federal Council and the Council of Ministers of Bosnia and Herzegovina Establishing a Migration Partnership between Switzerland and Bosnia and Herzegovina

    14 April 2009

  8. Subregional Tripartite Conference: Strengthening the Mechanisms of Labour Dispute Prevention and Amicable Resolution in the Western Balkan Countries and Moldova

    Participants at an ILO tripartite sub-regional conference exchanged experiences and prepared action plans to promote effective labour dispute settlement mechanisms in the countries of the Western Balkans and Moldova on 25-26 February 2009, in Becici, Montenegro.

  9. Report on the pension reform in Bosnia and Herzegovina: First Assessment

    01 January 2009

    The pension system of Bosnia and Herzegovina consists of two schemes in the two entities – the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina (FBiH) and the Republika Srpska (RS) . The two entities have separate pension funds, and the pension schemes are regulated by separate legislations.

  10. Employment Policy Review: Bosnia and Herzegovina

    01 January 2009

    Gives details about the labour market situation during the period 1999-2006. Identifies main priorities for employment policy such as education and training, and active labour market policies; goals of passive labour market policies; income policy; and social dialogue. Lists relevant ratified Council of Europe instruments as well as ILO Conventions. Includes the text of the Bucharest Declaration 2003 on furthering employment, and surveys the main provisions governing recruitment and termination of employment concerning the Republika Srpska, the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina, and the Brčko District.