The National Democratic Institute (NDI) and the Dzemal Bijedic University of Mostar organized the Current Hour / Hour with young parliamentarians on November 11, 2021. in the period from 12:00 to 13:30 in the amphitheater of the Faculty of Humanities, Dzemal Bijedic University of Mostar.
Within the program Supporting Political Pluralism and Good Governance Processes in BiH, supported by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and implemented by the National Democratic Institute, during 2020. an informal group of young MPs from the FBiH was established.
The goal of this group of young elected officials is to change the practice and improve direct communication with citizens, increase transparency and bring their work and the work of parliaments closer to young people in Bosnia and Herzegovina.
The parliamentarians in the Club identified as one of their primary joint initiatives an open dialogue with male and female students at universities throughout the FBiH, and the first such event was organized in cooperation with the Dzemal Bijedic University of Mostar.
The panelists were: Ismet Lulic (SDP BiH), Member of the HNK Assembly, Mario Mikulic (HDZ BiH), Member of the FBiH Parliament, Matea Cakalin (HDZ BiH), Member of the FBiH Parliament, Suzana Kristo (HDZ BiH), Member of Parliament in the Assembly of the Central Bosnia Canton, and "Current Hours / Hour" was held with the active participation, questions, and discussion of students, representatives, and members of the Union of Students of the Dzemal Bijedic University of Mostar with young parliamentarians.
The current hour/hour was moderated by the Vice-Rector for Science and Scientific Research of the Dzemal Bijedic University of Mostar prof. Rebeka Kotlo (Ph.D.) and introductory speeches were given by the director of the National Democratic Institute Nenad Simović and Ajla Kasumović, NDI program manager.