In response to heavy rains and flooding throughout the country, the United Nations in Bosnia and Herzegovina was asked to assist with foreign assistance coordination, aiming to insure effective and quick resource mobilisation. Since the beginning of the crisis, UN Agencies have worked closely with governments at all levels and crisis centres throughout the country. This page contains information about the deployment of assistance, news and updates on activities conducted in the field.

Dec 20
Op-ed by Yuri Afanasiev, UN Resident Coordinator in BiH
Nov 25
Youth Club in Vučilovac opened as basis for the return of local residents
Nov 20
Signing of the Contract for the Supply of Vehicles for Transport of Dialysis Patients in 4 Municipalities Affected by Floods
Nov 4
The Czech Republic and UNEP to build capacity in disaster risk reduction in Bosnia and Herzegovina
Oct 10
Post-flood rehabilitation of 29 priority houses completed under the EU Floods Recovery Programme
Oct 3
Thanks to the European Union assistance, the pupils of the primary school in Gomjenica, near Prijedor are in their new classrooms as of today
Sept 30
460 small and medium-sized enterprises applied for EU Floods Recovery grants
Sept 29
EU launches the first phase of post-floods housing rehabilitation under the Floods Recovery Programme
Sept 25
Ambassador Sorensen opened the rehabilitated Primary School in Šamac; visited work sites of the EU Floods Recovery Programme in Domaljevac
Sept 24
EU financing rehabilitation of Health Centre in Maglaj
Sept 22
Public call for flood recovery assistance aimed at reconstruction of flood affected housing units
Sept 19
EU to restore heating system for students in Janja after floods
Sept 17
Children in Doboj Start Their School Year in Reconstructed Majke Jugović Kindergarten
Sept 15
Children’s laughter returns to repaired kindergarten in Doboj after floods
Sept 9
Vulnerable Roma Families Receive Much Needed Help
Sept 8
Maglaj high school rehabilitation enters final stage of flood damage repair
Sept 5
Farms in Bosnia and Herzegovina recover from floods with help from FAO
Sept 4
Two schools in Šamac reconstructed through EU Floods Recovery Programme
Sept 1
Doboj: Back to School in ‘Children's Corners’ Pending the Rehabilitation of Schools
Aug 29
Public Call for SMEs - EU Floods Recovery Programme
Aug 15
EU Launches Euro 43.52 Million Worth Floods Recovery Programme for BiH
Aug 11
UN Agencies Organize Summer Camps for 500 Youth from Flood Affected Area
July 18
Factsheet on UNCT Response to Floods Available
July 16
The Secretary-General’s message to the International Donors’ Conference on the Floods in B-H and Serbia
July 16
Statement by UNDP Administrator Helen Clark at the International Donors' Conference on the Floods in Bosnia and Herzegovina and Serbia
July 15
Announcing International Donors' Conference
July 10
Post-disaster Recovery Needs Assessment Summary
June 27
Approximately 600 Persons Engaged in Cleaning and Repairing Damages in Flood-Affected Areas
June 26
Stories After the Rain
June 11
UN Regional office in Doboj opens
June 9
Next 60 days will be critical to recovery in Bosnia and Herzegovina
June 6
UNDP: 500 tonnes of aid for farmers in flooded areas
June  3
UNICEF calls for special attention to be provided to children in the current humanitarian crisis
May 30
UN Aid Continues to Arrive
May 29
NEW MAPS! Mine and Landslides Situation in BiH - Flood Update
May 28
Co-ordination meeting
May 26
Maps - Flood Affected Areas
May 26
Co-ordination meeting
May 22

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