Thousands of kids from Bosnia and Herzegovina celebrated the National Sovereignty and Children's Day

On the occasion of Children’s Day which is celebrated all around Turkey and its friendly countries under the motto “Love, Friendship and Peace”, Sarajevo’s branch of Yunus Emre Center organized Kids Festival in Zenica on Tuesday, April 20, 2016.

Kids from Sarajevo, Kiseljak, Tuzla, Jablanica, Čapljina, Stolac, Mostar, Konjic, Cazin, Zavidovići, Bihać, Busovača and other places attended and participated in the Festival.

The program was attended by the Deputy Minister of Education of the Republic of Turkey Mr. Orhan Erdem, representatives of the International University of Sarajevo, led by the Rector Prof. Dr. Yucel Ogurlu, as well as representatives of political, economic, educational and cultural activities in Bosnia and Herzegovina. 

Eight best high school students who study Turkish language as the second foreign language at the Yunus Emre program have been rewarded with the scholarship from the IUS Rector Prof. Dr. Yucel Ogurlu.

International University of Sarajevo students volunteered at this festival too.