Important Milestone passed

On Thursday the 3th of April 2014 the Municipal Programme for waste management in BiH passed an important milestone.

The nationwide public awareness campaign is completed and the 2 companies responsible, presented the results at an event at hotel Termag on Jahorina mountain.

Furthermore, 11 mayors signed contracts with the Swedish Government on donation of equipment to improve the waste management service in their Municipalities.

In total 44 municipalities – more than 30% of the municipalities in BiH have participated in the the SIDA funded programme.

We are busy having workshops

For the municipalities in region 6 and for the team, The capacity building programme is very intensive with workshops every week.


On the 19th of February 2014 we discussed Occupational Health and Organisation of the Work.
Handout bih The Employer has the Right – working enwironment


On the 26th of February we discussed Financing.
2012-11-02 bihSEM No1 local Waste-systems and financial management
2012-09-21 bihSEM No2 Case Reduction of Cost
2012-03-27 bihSEM No3 local Fee Financial
2012-03-27 bihSEM No4 Fee Calculation
2012-03-27bihSEM No6 Reclaim Responsibility and Accountability


On the 5th of March 2014 we discussed Contracting.
2011-11-04 SEM bih Contract between Municipality and Collector
2012-06-14 SEM bih Contracting WS

This is the word-doc template for elaborating Annexes to a contract.
2012-05-25 bih Annex 1-11 Contract Collection and Treatment of Recyclable Materials and Waste

greetings 2013
To all our Partners in the Municipalities, Public Institutions, and Ministries;
To the Employees at the Swedish Embassy, SIDA and other Donor Organisations,
To Service and Equipment Providers, as well as Visitors at our Workshops and at our Office, etc.

Thank you for your cooperation in 2013, We wish everyone a bright and happy New Year.

Gunnar Linder, Mikael Boldt,
Djordje Stefanovic,
Silvija Mikulić

The Office is closed from 20th December 2013 until 7th January 2014

Planning Methodologies, Problem Trees and Ambition Trees

Wednesday 06. of November 2013 the eleven municipalities around Sarajevo was invited to a workshop at Hotel Hollywood in Sarajevo.

The topics was about Planning Methodologies, introducing Brainstorming, Problem Tree and SWOT analysis, as well as presentation of terms like: “Stakeholders” and “Corporate Social Responsibility”


Handout notes:
2013-10-16 bihSEM Planning Methods Combined mbo
2013-10-16 Planning Methodologies an exercise bih

Round-table: Regional Landfills – Regional Centres for sustainable waste management in Bosnia and Herzegovina

On Wednesday 30th of October 2013 a round-table was held at Hotel Kardial in Banja Vrucica.


Handout Notes of Presentation:
bih Programme Presentation October 2013
FMOiT Otpad novi kocept_ Centri za up_otpadom_ Teslic_MR
SIDA – UO, TESLIC 30.10.2013
2013-10-15 SEM Organisation of Solid Waste Management in Denmark bih
2013-10-28 PPP_Jasna_Teslic_2013_final (1
2013-10-28 Preciziranje regionalnog pristupa

Workshop on Municipal Waste Management Plans – part 2

Wednesday 23. of October 2013 at Hotel Sarajevo, the second part of the Workshop establishing the municipal solid waste management plan was held.
The main topic was:
* Describing the costs of the activities, and
* Ideas for projects to be implemented.

Handouts from the workshop:
bih cost estimation – handout
measuring cost BiH
financing tables BiH-rev2-2
bih Options for a Municipal Waste Handling – handout

Sanda’s Workshop on Waste Mangement Plan Template

Wednesday the 9th of October 2013 a workshop on elaborating a municipal waste management plan was held at hotel Sarajevo.

Presentation handout: 2013-10-03 SEM Municipal solid waste management plan Sanda

WMP-Template RS: 2013-10-07 Content of MSWMP Sanda RS

WMP-Template FBiH: 2013-10-07 Content of MSWMP Sanda F BiH

Introduction Workshop for the municipalities surrounding Sarajevo

Wednesday 25. of September 2013 an Introduction Workshop for the municipalities surrounding Sarajevo was held at Hotel Hollywood in Sarajevo.

Handout notes in local language:
2010 -04- bihSEM Vision for a Future Waste Management
2011-10-27 SEM bih Region 6+7 SWM first impression
2013-09-25 bihSEM Majors workshop 1 – introduction
EU propisi i Strategija 2000 Djordje
List of Workshops for the region 6 and 7 bih

The Baseline Report Template:
2011-09-30 REPE bih Template for Baseline Report on Municipal Solid Waste Management 300911mbo

Signing of Agreements with the Regional Landfills

Monday the 16. September 2013 four Regional Landfills signed contracts with SIDA / the Swedish Embassy on delivery of equipment, which will expand the activities, improve the occupational health and improve the environment.

Signing Regional Landfill 16-09-16

The Four Regional Landfill are:
Moscanica – Zenica;
Ekodep – Bijeljina;
Prijedor landfill; and
RAD – Sarajevo.