Konrad Adenauer StiftungFriedrich Ebert Stiftung
Friedrich Naumann Stiftung
Heinrich Böll Stiftung
"Bosnia and Herzegovina on the way to a functioning state - visions, perspectives, concepts"

16 February 2004
Holiday Inn Hotel

16 February

9.00 h




9.30 h




H.E. Arne Freiherr von Kittlitz und Ottendorf
Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany to BiH


H.E. Ambassador Werner Wnendt
Senior Deputy High Representative to BiH




Doris Pack
Member of the European Parliament
Chairman of the Delegation for relations with the countries of South-East Europe, CDU Germany




Adnan Rondić
Journalist of the TV Hayat


Pejo Gašparević
Journalist at the News Agency Hina


10.00 h


Presentation on the ESI Initiative


Gerald Knaus
Director of the European Stability Initiative (ESI)


10.30 h


Comments by representatives of the political parties, civil society, government and international institutions

  1. Dr. Renzo Daviddi
    Head of the Political and Economic Department of Delegation of the European Commission to BiH
  2. Dr. Branko Dokic
    President of the PDP RS
  3. Tomislav Grizelj
    President of the Association of Employers of FBiH
  4. Dr. Safet Halilović
    President of the Presidency of SzBiH
  5. Dr. Dragan Kalinić
    President of the SDS
  6. Martin Raguz
    President of HDZ BiH
  7. Željko Komšić
    Vice President of the SDP BiH
  8. Dr. Ćazim Sadiković
    Director of the Human Rights Institute
  9. Krstan Simić
    Vice President of the SNSD
  10. Sulejman Tihić
    President of the SDA
  11. Branko Todorović
    President of the Helsinki Committee for Human Rights RS

11.30 h




12.00 h


Continuation of Comments


12.30 h




13.30 h




15.00 h-


Presentation of other concepts
by representatives of the political parties and civil society

  1. Dr. Ljubomir Berberović
    Academy of Arts and Sciences of BiH
  2. Milorad Dodik
  3. Bariša Čolak
    President of the HDZ BiH
  4. Dr. Branko Dodic
    PDP RS
  5. Dr. Safet Halilović
    President of the Presidency of SzBiH
  6. Dr. Dragan Kalinic
  7. Senka Nožica
    Chairwoman of the Board of Soros Foundation BiH
  8. Sabrija Pojskić
    Board Member of the SDP BiH
  9. Martin Raguz
    President of HDZ BiH
  10. Sulejman Tihić
    President of the SDA

16.30 h




17.00 h




Lejla Balić
M.A. Midhat Izmirlija

Assistants at the School of Law on the University of Sarajevo

Final discussion

Bosnia and the EU
Return to Europe film
ESI Bosnia reports
Bosnia picture stories
Background information
Literary walk