Call for Nominations: UNFPA Award

Nominations are now open for the UNFPA Award to acknowledge the commendable efforts undertaken in BiH that challenge dominant social stereotypes, deconstructing prejudices against marginalized groups or for significant contribution in advancing rights of people in one of the four key UNFPA priority areas.

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;
  • Population dynamics with focus on ageing.


UNFPA BiH main pillars of excellence that will be taken into consideration are:

  • Transformative
  • Inclusive
  • Non-discriminatory

Award Information

Award in each of the four categories will consist of a Recognition of Contribution Certificate and gift of monetary value (equivalent to approximately 500 USD).

Eligible Country: Bosnia and Herzegovina

Submissions must be sent in electronic form to email by 16 November 2018.

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