It was true honour to attend the official dinner with their Royal Highnesses, Crown Princess Victoria and Prince Daniel of Sweden, as well as the Ambassador of Sweden H.E. Johanna Strömquist.
Challenge to Change is a 4-year project, funded by Sweden, aiming at strengthening economic development in Bosnia and Hercegovina, and to strengthen cooperation between the two countries. C2C is a grant fund available for micro, small and medium sized enterprises from all over the country and for startups that have innovative and feasible business ideas, products or services that can lead to enhanced competitiveness as well as a sustainable socio-economic development in Bosnia and Hercegovina.
During the first 3 years of the project, more than 2000 applications has been submitted. Of these applications, 110 Grant contracts has been signed and almost 500 new jobs have been created in areas such as agriculture and food processing, IT and communication and metal and wood processing to mention a few.