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National reforms related to transversal skills and employability

Bosnia and Herzegovina

14.Ongoing reforms and policy developments

14.5National reforms related to transversal skills and employability

Last update: 27 November 2023
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The Education for Employment project in BiH was implemented through four project components, namely Transition from education to work, Quality assurance of higher education in accordance with the relevance of the labor market, Reform of initial and professional training of teachers and Development of human resources in the education sector. Among the most significant results and achievements of this project, we should mention the developed drafts of curricula for about 100 study programs within ten selected studies at eight public universities in BiH, all in accordance with current world events and trends in the field of education. Also, as part of the project activities, a number of useful documents were developed that were made available for future implementation by the educational authorities in BiH, among which we should highlight: Manual for implementing occupational/qualification standards in study programs in BiH, Manual for creating external exams , Guide for monitoring and evaluation of educational initiatives, Draft manual for teacher training for the integration of digital and entrepreneurial competence in teaching and learning in primary and secondary schools in BiH, Manual of professional orientation in the ninth grade of primary school, Proposal of a model of continuous professional development of teachers, and others .


The Council of Ministers adopted the Framework of Sustainable Development Goals in Bosnia and Herzegovina. This document represents a broader framework for achieving the 2030 Agenda and the Sustainable Development Goals and as such will serve to guide the current and upcoming strategic planning processes at the levels of Bosnia and Herzegovina, Republika Srpska, the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina and Brčko District of Bosnia and Herzegovina.


Adopted Cooperation Framework for Sustainable Development 2021 – 2025. Partnership for Sustainable Development

The Council of Ministers made a decision on the creation of a strategic framework for BiH institutions for the implementation of sustainable development goals for the period up to 2030.