Activities Schedule

SESSION 1 - The importance of graphic design for successful online promotion!

Event location:

Zoom platform

Do you use Facebook or Instagram to promote your products? You are not happy with the visuals you use for your posts? Don't know how to make the perfect photo to compliment your post, or where to find quality photos you can use without infringement of copyrights? You want to make a professional impression with your posts?

Participate in our workshop and find answers to these and similar questions! After the workshop, we can also, to a certain number of organizations, provide a free of charge development of needed graphic solutions (logo, labels or visuals for promotion).

Sweden/USAID FARMA II is organizing a webinar/workshop on "The importance of graphic design for successful online promotion!", which will help interested organizations manage their visual identity, with the aim of achieving better sale results. The workshop will be held in two terms:

  • May 14 (Thursday), 11-13h (registration is open until May 13, 16:00h)
  • May 21 (Thursday), 11-13h (registration is open until May 20, 16:00h) 

The focus will be on advice related to creation of visuals for online promotion, with emphasis on photos, colors, fonts, logo and product labels. The lecturer will be Selma Operhal, Sweden/USAID FARMA II consultant. The workshop is open for organizations from the agricultural sector and is free of charge.

If you are interested, please confirm your participation for one of the provided terms via this link: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/prijava2selma, and after the registration you will receive a link for the workshop access. Hurry up with the application – the number of participants is limited! Participants will be present through a video and audio connection, and will be able to ask questions directly during the workshop.


A Press Conference by the BiH Poultry Coordination Body

Event location:

Zoom platform

The Sweden/USAID FARMA II project will provide technical support to the BiH Poultry Coordination Body in organizing a press conference.

TEXT OF THE MEDIA ADVISORY:

The BiH Poultry Coordination Body to hold a press conference

Appeals to authorities to lower taxes, calls on the public to buy domestic products!

SARAJEVO, May 6, 2020 – The BiH Poultry Coordination Body will hold a press conference on Friday, over the ZOOM platform, to present the current situation in the poultry sector production and difficulties caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.

While the poultry sector did not increase prices of its products, mainly poultry meat and eggs, or resort to firing employees, their operational costs including transport, significantly increased and are threatening their solvency.

At the press conference, the Poultry Coordination Body will present the appeals and demands they have addressed to the relevant State and Entity institutions, as well as the repeated call to the public in BiH to buy domestic products.

Chairperson of the BiH Poultry Coordination Body, Edin Jabandžić, and the Vice-Chairperson, Predrag Miličić, will speak at the event.

The media are cordially invited to attend the press conference, which will take place on Friday, May 8, 2020, at 11:00 hrs. To join the press conference, please go to the following link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/87329024427.

All press conference participants will be able to pose a question and record the ZOOM session.

NOTE:

The BiH Poultry Coordination Body is calling the press conference. The Sweden/USAID FARMA II project is providing technical support.


Partner organizations: The BiH Poultry Coordination Body

SESSION 2 - How to improve online promotion? Tips and tricks!

Event location:

Zoom platform

You are in the process of opening a Facebook page or Instagram profile, or do you already have them, but you are not happy with the results? Do you struggle writing posts? Don't know how to increase the number of followers on your page or profile? You want more likes, comments and shares on your posts?

Find out how! Participate in our workshop and you will get concrete tips, and learn great tricks to improve your online promotion and increase the number of customers.

Sweden/USAID FARMA II is organizing a webinar/workshop on "How to improve online promotion? Tips and tricks!", which will help interested organizations to create and manage promotional tools in the web environment. The workshop is planned in two terms:

  • April 29 (Wednesday), 11-13h (registration is open until April 28, 16:00h)
  • May 6 (Wednesday), 11-13h (registration is open until May 5, 16:00h)

The focus will be on using platforms such as Facebook and Instagram, the advantages of online sales, tips for successful sales, but also the most common mistakes that are present in practice. The lecturer will be Ejla Bektaš Hajdarović, Sweden/USAID FARMA II consultant. The workshop is open to organizations from the agricultural sector and is free of charge.

If you are interested, register your participation for one of the listed terms via the following link: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/prijava2ejla, and after registration you will receive a link to access the workshop. Hurry up with the application - the number of participants is limited! Participants will be present through a video and audio connection, and will be able to ask questions directly during the workshop.


Info session regarding the RFP-011-2020

Event location:

Zoom platform

Sweden/USAID FARMA II is organizing an info session for all interested organizations that want to participate in the Request for proposals RFP-011-2020, which relates to the implementation of the implementation of the Promotional Campaign for Small Businesses. The session is scheduled for April 30 (Thursday) at 14:00h.

All information about this Request are available at the link: https://farmabih.ba/bs/press/swedenusaid-farma-ii-projekt-trazi-pruzaoca-usluga/514

Organizations that register by April 29 at 16:00, via email grants@farmabih.ba  will receive access data to participate in this info session.


SESSION 1 - How to improve online promotion? Tips and tricks!

Event location:

Zoom platform (link will be provided after the registration)

You are in the process of opening a Facebook page or Instagram profile, or do you already have them, but you are not happy with the results? Do you struggle writing posts? Don't know how to increase the number of followers on your page or profile? You want more likes, comments and shares on your posts?

Find out how! Participate in our workshop and you will get concrete tips, and learn great tricks to improve your online promotion and increase the number of customers.

Sweden/USAID FARMA II is organizing a webinar/workshop on "How to improve online promotion? Tips and tricks!", which will help interested organizations to create and manage promotional tools in the web environment. The workshop is planned in two terms:

  • April 29 (Wednesday), 11-13h (registration is open until April 28, 16:00h)
  • May 6 (Wednesday), 11-13h (registration is open until May 5, 16:00h)

The focus will be on using platforms such as Facebook and Instagram, the advantages of online sales, tips for successful sales, but also the most common mistakes that are present in practice. The lecturer will be Ejla Bektaš Hajdarović, Sweden/USAID FARMA II consultant. The workshop is open to organizations from the agricultural sector and is free of charge.

If you are interested, register your participation for one of the listed terms via the following link: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/prijava2ejla, and after registration you will receive a link to access the workshop. Hurry up with the application - the number of participants is limited! Participants will be present through a video and audio connection, and will be able to ask questions directly during the workshop.


If not now, when?: Online sales in agriculture (webinar / panel discussion)

Event location:

Online, via the Zoom platform

We invite you to participate in a webinar in the form of a panel discussion on the topic of online sales in agriculture. Webinar will be held on Thursday, April 23, 2020, at 12:00h, via the Zoom platform. You can participate in the webinar using a computer, or one of the smart devices (phone or tablet), via the link that we will send you after registration.

The goal of the discussion is to introduce you to:

  1. online sales opportunities (Facebook, Instagram, Olx, website, shopping platforms)
  2. practices that are currently applied in the organization and implementation of delivery and sales,
  3. available options for card payment, and
  4. development of potential e- green markets in Bosnia and Herzegovina.

Our esteemed panelists will be:

- Ejla Bektaš Hajdarović, Sweden/USAID FARMA II, consultant for Online Marketing (Mostar)
- Nermin Kadrić, eBios, online sales and delivery (Visoko)
- Jasmina Ćušić, Eko Jasmina, Facebook promotion and delivery (Mostar)
- Omer Zebić, Intesa Sanpaolo Banka, card-based payments (Sarajevo)
- Nikola Kužet, e-green market Farmica (Banja Luka)

We hope that this panel discussion will resolve your doubts about online sales and introduce you to examples from the agricultural sector, and help you find answers to all questions related to the establishment and successful functionong of online sales in agriculture. We will also discuss alternative online methods of accessing the market, developing a customer base in this period when everyone's movement is limited, as well as online promotion and product sales once the pandemic is over.

A special review is planned on the use of the Facebook page for the purpose of promotion and sale of products, and the representatives of the FARMA II project will introduce you to the possibilities of support in this process, both for those who still have no page, and for those who want to improve their page.

Please register your participation as soon as possible by registering at the link http://tiny.cc/F2online, no later than the end of Wednesday, April 22, 2020. All registered participants will receive a link to access the webinar on their email address. We advise that you download the Zoom application before this webinar, and create an account with the same email address (if you haven’t done it before).


Partner organizations: eBios, EKO Jasmina, Intesa Sanpaolo Banka, Farmica