Ministry of Economy supports the organization of „Skills Show Sarajevo 2016“

Regarding organization of the regional event „Skills Show Sarajevo 2016“ with the goal of promoting vocational professions and youth employment in the Western Balkans region, Minister Šabić held a meeting with the Project Manager of British Council Samir Avdibegović, with the representatives of the Ministry of Education, Science and Youth and representatives of Sarajevo Canton Employment Service and Chamber of Commerce and Trades and Crafts Chamber.


„Skills Show Sarajevo 2016“ has been based on model of British 'World's Skills'. Its goal is to solve youth unemployment through the merging of education sector with the economy sector and with raising awareness on the activities of vocational professions, as one of the most efficient tools for the employment of young people“, explained Avdibegović.

The participants of the meeting agreed on the fact that this is a very important project.

Ministry of Economy of the Sarajevo Canton will enable the usage of adequate hall in the area of the Sarajevo Canton and it will provide for additional logistical support necessary for this regional event”, said Minister Šabić.


It is planned for the “Skills Show Sarajevo” to be held on December 16th and 17th 2016. The event will gather a large number of ministries representatives, employers, directors and students from Bosnia and Herzegovina, Croatia, Serbia, Montenegro, Macedonia, Albania and Kosovo.