Gorazde Business Improvement Zone

10 Dicembre 2014

Gorazde Business Improvement Zone




Areas of intervention

Gorazde, Ustikolina and Praca municipalities; Bosnian-Podrinje Canton; Bosnia and Herzegovina



To contribute to economic growth and employment generation in Gorazde area through development of Business Improvement Zone (BIZ) for SMEs and entrepreneurship development.


Oxfam Italia (lead applicant, NGO), INFORMEST (Italian  Development Agency), Government of Bosnian-Podrinje Canton of Gorazde (governmental institution, Bosnia and Herzegovina); Chamber of Crafts of Bosnian-Podrinje Canton of Gorazde (non-profit organization, Bosnia and Herzegovina)



European Union Delegation to Bosnia and Herzegovina



28 months

Project team will work on:


  1. Establishing Business Service Centre with training facility
  2. Improving services and governmental programs aimed at SME development
  3. Establishing House of Crafts and tourism gravity spot in Gorazde
  4. Support tourism sector and regional integration of Gorazde through partnership initiative for valorization of Drina River potential