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Bosnia & Herzegovina

Since mid-2018, the route via Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH) has become one of the most travelled mixed migration routes in the Western Balkans, with more than 112,500 registered arrivals to the country detected by authorities in BiH between January 2018 and December 2022.

30 May 2023

Protecting Rights at Borders VI: What we do in the shadows

15 May 2023

Bosnia & Herzegovina: May is Mental Health Awareness Month

12 May 2023

Conference Response to the Public Health Challenges of Mixed Migration

06 May 2023

The Danish Refugee Council supports local communities

26 Apr 2023

Donation for the Cantonal Hospital in Bihać

25 Apr 2023

DRC is dedicated to the environmental protection

Displacement trends

Source: | UNHCR

Core sectors Bosnia & Herzegovina

Economic Recovery
Humanitarian Disarmament and Peacebuilding
Shelter and Settlements
Camp Coordination and Camp Management
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Border Monitoring Factsheet

15 Mar 2024

PRAB reports

31 Jan 2024

PRAB policy notes

30 May 2023

Bosnia & Herzegovina: Health Factsheet

19 May 2023

Infographics: DRC Ukraine Crisis Response and a Summary of Achievements in Europe 2022-23

16 Mar 2023

Ukraine - One year of war: Report on DRC's crisis response

10 Mar 2023

Why we are there

DRC Danish Refugee Council began working in Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH) in 1992, as one of the first international operations in DRC’s history and one that has distinguished DRC as an international humanitarian responder. With the aim of supporting the BiH authorities in managing increased migration flows and corresponding challenges in the country, DRC re-established its presence in the country in July 2018.

What we do

DRC’s work in BiH today focuses on the following areas of humanitarian response:

Working in collaboration with

Delegation of the EU to Bosnia and Herzegovina
Delegation of the EU to Bosnia and Herzegovina
European Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid Operations
European Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid Operations
Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation
Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation


Sibylle Christina


Country Director