High Representative/Vice-President, Josep Borrell, will visit Bosnia and Herzegovina on Saturday, 21 November. The visit is taking place on the occasion of the 25th Anniversary of the Dayton Peace Agreement and will underline the key importance of reconciliation in Bosnia and Herzegovina, and beyond. The visit further aims to encourage the country to address the Key priorities of the European Commission's Opinion to advance more decisively on its EU integration path. High Representative will be meeting with various political leaders, including the members of the tripartite Presidency, members of the Collegium of the BiH Parliamentary Assembly and with representatives of the Council of Ministers, as well as with civil society representatives. The High Representative will also visit the War Childhood Museum and pay tribute to civilian victims of war and peacebuilding champions. He will give a speech to mark the anniversary of the Dayton Peace Agreement and the values of peace, reconciliation and coexistence as foundations of democracy and peaceful coexistence. Videos and pictures of the visit will be made available on EbS. More information is available in this Op-Ed published on the occasion of the 25th anniversary.
- Publication date
- 20 November 2020
- Directorate-General for Neighbourhood and Enlargement Negotiations