Programme: CBC SRB-BiH 2014-2020
Call for Proposals: 1st
Application No: 52
Contract No. 48-00-00046/2016-28-8 signed on July 19th, 2019
Project Title: Improving Solid Waste Management in Urban and Rural Areas of Bajina Bašta, Višegrad and Han Pijesak municipalities
Specific objective: SO 2.1: Improving sustainable environmental planning and promotion of biodiversity
Result: R 1: The effectiveness of public services and practices in relation to solid waste and wastewater management are enhanced through joint initiatives at both sides of the border
Project budget: Total contract amount (€): Contracted amount EU (€) and

% of total contract amount:

€  735,574.56 €  625,238.38


Beneficiaries of funds: Lead applicant: Co-applicants:
Public Utility Company “12 Septembar” Bajina Bašta BiH

·         Public Utility Company “Komunalac” A.D. Višegrad

·         Public Utility Company “Kraljeva Gora” DOO, Han Pijesak”

Location of the action: SRB: BiH:
Western Serbia, Zlatibor Region, Bajina Basta Municipality Bosnia and Herzegovina, Republic of Srpska, Visegrad and Han Pijesak Municipality
Target groups: •           1.000 inhabitants of three municipalities

•           70 employees in three municipalities

•           360 (pre)school age children

•           80 educators for further knowledge transfer

•         20 media representatives

Commencement date and project duration: July 20th, 2019, 27 months
Overall objective: Contribution to the promotion of sustainable environmental planning in the cross-border area of Serbia-Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Specific objective(s) or project purpose: Improved efficiency of public services in the field of waste management by establishing a system of separate collection and treatment of municipal waste in the entire territory of the municipalities of Bajina Basta, Visegrad and Han Pijesak.
Activities and results of the project


RESULT NO. 1:  Technical preconditions for integrated municipal WM established on the territory of three municipalities

       Activity no. 1.1: Procurement/distribution of specialized WM equipment

       Activity no. 1.2: Development and introduction of primary waste collection system in the rural areas of BB

       Activity no.1.3: Development and introduction of a primary waste collection system on the entire territory of two municipalities of B&H

       Activity no.1.4: Establishment of a pilot compost plant in BB

RESULT NO. 2 : The process of continuous education of key stakeholders in the integrated municipal WM process established in three municipalities

       Activity no. 2.1: Implementation of continuous education of the population of three municipalities

       Activity no. 2.2 Realization of a study trip

RESULT NO. 3: Municipal planning documents in the field of WM developed/applied in three municipalities

       Activity no. 3.1:  Preparation of project planning documentation for the municipal compost plant in BB

       Activity no. 3.2: Development/adoption of six legal development documents

RESULT NO. 4: Local community familiar with the results of the action

       Activity no. 4.1: Production/distribution of promo materials

       Activity no. 4.2: Development/implementation of media campaigns

       Activity no. 4.3: Organisation of Project kick-off and final conferences