1st Cycle of local workshops completed

Participants of the training „Dealing with the past to build the future” Merima Skokic, Sandra Markovic, Vesna Huremović and Danijela Cehajic implemented the 1st cycle of local workshops on the topic “Conflict Understanding and Transformation” in Tuzla in the period 23rd September-23rd October 2013. Workshops gathered 45 young women and girls from Tuzla, of different…

HO Horizonti marked international day of peace

September 21st is celebrated as a day of non-violence and cessation of hostilities at the global level according to UN Resolution brought in 2001. International Day of Peace was established by the UN General Assembly in 1981, to celebrate and strengthen the ideals among all peoples and nations. Peace does not mean only the absence…

Project management training for young women leaders

Within the frame of Project „Women’s Education Center“ supported by Swedish Fondation Kvinna till Kvinna, Association „HO HORIZONTI“ Tuzla and Association „Forum žena“ Bratunac organized training on „Project Management“ with objective to empower capacities of young women leaders. The training, which took place in Hotel „Horizont“ Baška Voda from August 22-25 2013, was led by…

Upcoming workshops

Representatives of women’s organizations in Bosnia and Herzegovina (Bihać, Banja Luka, Modriča, Bijeljina, Sarajevo, Bratunac, Višegrad, Mostar, Zenica, Tuzla and Grahovo) met in Sarajevo on 5th August 2013, with the aim of planning workshops in 10 cities in Bosnia and Herzegovina on the theme “Peace with woman’s face. “ It is planned that these activities…

Workshop on violence against elderly persons

Invited by the Swiss Red Cross in Tuzla, members of the Association “HO HORIZONTI” Tuzla organized workshop on “Identifying violence against the elderly.” The workshop was held on 12 and 13 August 2013 at the premises of the Association “HO HORIZONTI”. Trainer at the workshop was Mira Vilušić and assistant Jasminka Jukic. Participants were 17…

Visit to the Association “Vrati mi osmijeh” Živinice

Manager of “HO HORIZONTI” Tuzla Mira Vilušić and volunteers Rašida, Aida and Sedifa Mehmedović, visited the Association “Vrati mi osmijeh” Živinice on 13 June 2013, with the aim to establish cooperation. 115 children were placed in three groups that meet for four hours on Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays. The Association exists for 4 years and…

Facing the past to build the future

The Association “HO HORIZONTI”, in cooperation with „Forum žena“ Bratunac, organises training on „Facing the past to build the future“. The first module “Understanding of conflict and conflict transformation“ took place in hotel Banja Ilidža, in Gradačac from 10-13 May, 2013. Participants were 12 young women and girls from Tuzla and Bratunac. This module included…

Workshops on decision-making at local level

Association „HO HORIZONTI“ Tuzla organised two one-day workshops „Possibilities and opportunities for participation in decision making at local level“ on April 17th and 22nd, 2013. Workshops gathered 15 young women, students, members of political parties and NGOs. Participants had opportunity to acquire knowledge and skills for active participation in decision making at local level, as…

Training on dealing with the past

Within the frame of Project „Peace with woman’s face – empowering women to deal with the past“ supported by Swedish Fondation Kvinna till Kvinna, Organisation of women „LARA“ Bijeljina in partnership with the Association „HO HORIZONTI“ Tuzla organized training on „Dealing with the past – empowering women for peacebuilding“. The training was held in hotel…

One billion rising in Tuzla

Our goal was to encourage citizens to show, through dance, their strength, numbers and solidarity by joining us on February 14, 2013 at 14.00 on Turalibegova Street in front of the police. However, we also aimed to raise awareness of a broad issue that is often kept silent – violence against women and girls.  “One…