CREDI won a competitive bid to conduct a Needs assessment for SOS CVI BiH

CREDI won another competitive bid for conducting a Needs assessment for SOS Children’s Villages International Representative Office in Bosnia and Herzegovina (SOS CVI BiH). The needs assessment is envisaged to be conducted for Sarajevo and Tuzla Canton. It will provide an objective analysis of the target group’s needs and present stakeholders in each specific SOS…

A new journal paper authored by our staff is published

A journal paper “The Effect of Increasing the Minimum Wage on Poverty and Inequality in Bosnia and Herzegovina” co-authored by Amela Kurta and Nermin Oruc was published in Economic Annals 2020, vol. 65, issue 226, 121-137. This paper investigates the minimum wage, as a labour market policy with distributive impact, widely debated in Bosnia and…

Participation at Trend-building workshop of Western Balkans Futures

Our director Nermin Oruč participated at Trend-building workshop organized by Western Balkans Futures project on 30 October – 02 November 2020. The workshop is part of the project implemented by University of Warsaw, Poland and Visegrad Insight/Res Publica Foundation, supported by the Polish Ministry of Foreign Affairs. The aim of the whole initiative is to…

Another journal paper co-authored by our staff is published

The paper “Drivers of radicalisation of youth in Bosnia and Herzegovina” co-authored by Nermin Oruc and Nikolina Obradovic was published in Economic Research – Ekonomska istraživanja Vol 33, 2020. This article shifts the focus to a migrant’s sending country and explores different socio-economic factors that could be associated with the process of radicalisation and the…

The Future of the Welfare State Platform

Members of the Western Balkan Regional Initiative “The Future of the Welfare State” formulate the Platform to define a common minimum as a Regional Social Protection Floor or to formulate a basket of essential services and benefits. Elements of the Future of the Welfare State Platform have been formulated based on the position paper The…

Western Balkans Policy Analysis Laboratory on Welfare State Issues

Our researchers, Nermin Oruc and Amela Kurta, participated at Western Balkans Policy Analysis Laboratory (PAL) on Welfare State Issues, organized by the Regional Initiative „The Future of the Welfare State in the Western Balkans”. The PAL was organized from 21 to 25 October 2019 in Montenegro (Bečići). The PAL was aimed at around 50 professionals…

CREDI received co-financing of its project under the Public Call for Co-financing of Science Programs

CREDI with its project proposal entitled “Development of methodology for targeting social benefits in Sarajevo Canton” applied for the Public Call for Co-financing of the Science Program from the Canton Sarajevo Budget for 2019. The call was issued in front of the Ministry of Education, Science and Youth of Sarajevo Canton. The project proposal was…

ESS ERIC Workshop South East Europe – Sustainability of ESS in the region

Our researchers Nermin Oruč and Amela Kurta participated at ESS ERIC workshop held on 28-29 March 2019 in Tivat, Montenegro. The workshop brought together national representatives from countries in South East Europe to discuss recent experiences from the survey fieldwork. Representatives from the region discussed the potential for Round 10 (2020/21) participation and the potential…