4 May 2017

UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, is announcing the launch of UNFPA Award in recognition of commendable efforts undertaken in Bosnia and Herzegovina that challenge dominant social stereotypes, deconstructing prejudices against marginalised groups or for significant contribution in advancing rights of people in one of the four key UNFPA priority areas: Sexual and reproductive health, Adolescents and youth (sexual and reproductive health); Gender equality and women’s empowerment with focus on conflict-related sexual violence and Population dynamics with focus on ageing. 

Entries are invited from CSOs, government institutions, media, businesses and dedicated individuals, in BHS or English languages.

Each nominator is asked to submit no more than one nomination, either for an individual or for an institution. Self-nominations are accepted as well.
Entries must relate to contributions (e.g. published article, implemented activity, setting of good practices etc.), carried out in Bosnia and Herzegovina between 15 November 2016 and 15 November 2017. Submissions must be sent in electronic form to email bosnia-herzegovina.office@unfpa.org by 17 November 2017. Late submissions will not be accepted.

For UNFPA Award Nomination sheet and further instructions please visit Request for Proposals section on ba.unfpa.org or https://ba.unfpa.org/en/submission/unfpa-award-overview 

UNFPA reserves the right to change any terms and conditions of the contest without prior notice.