SARAJEVO, May 10, 2021 - The USAID Mission Director in BiH, Nancy J. Eslick, will visit Eko sir Puđa in Golinjevo, Livno, on May 12, to witness the latest improvements in their production and to present the achievements of the Sweden/USAID FARMA II project in the development of agriculture in Bosnia and Herzegovina over the last five and half years.

Eko sir Puđa is a recipient of three FARMA II development grants that supported its development and contributed to its success.

Sweden/USAID FARMA II project, worth USD 17.75 million, worked in five sectors of agriculture, including dairy, poultry, fruits and vegetables, honey, and medicinal and aromatic plants. It implemented 186 development grants and training and technical assistance to more than 19,000 people throughout the country.

The Livno City Mayor, Mr Darko Čondrić, and the Assistant to the Ministry of Economic Affairs of Canton 10, Ms Ivana Suša, will join Ms Eslick and the Director of Eko sir Puđa, Mr Tomislav Puđa, at the event and will speak to the media.

Media are cordially invited to attend the event at Eko sir Puđa, in Golinjevo, Livno, on Wednesday, May 12, starting at 13:00 hrs. Google Map coordinates to Eko sir Puđa are 43.709302, 17.015129.

NOTE: All the event participants will be required to wear face masks and maintain social distancing.