IUS received the Award of Appreciation

IUS received the Award of Appreciation for its successful implementation of the Partnership for Innovation project. The Education Development Center, Inc (EDC) was responsible for the implementation of the Partnership for Innovation Project (PI). The Partnership for Innovation project was funded by the USAID and lasted from 2014 until 2016. The project’s main objectives were to enhance entrepreneurship and employment of youth in Bosnia and Herzegovina and strengthen small and medium enterprise competitiveness and productivity. Two training programs consisted of the internship program for students “Moja Praksa” and the “Work Ready Now”. During his previous visit to the International University of Sarajevo, Mr. Peter Duffy, Director of the USAID Mission in Bosnia and Herzegovina, stated that he was grateful that local companies and universities recognized the value of this program and expressed sincere hope that its implementation would lead to new job opportunities in the region.

IUS Rector, Prof. Dr. Tahsin Erkan Türe thanked the Project Coordinator, Assist. Prof. Dr. Jasminka Hasić Telalović for the implementation of the project and Vice Rector, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Ali Gürsel and Project Manager Nađa Beglerović for administrative support.