NOTICE for U.S. Citizen Travelers

STEP: Smart Traveler Enrollment Program Subscribe to get up-to-date safety and security information and help us reach you in an emergency abroad. U.S. Citizens Travelers: Please enroll in step.state.gov to receive alerts & ensure you can be located in an emergency. U. S. Citizens in an Emergency: In Case of Emergency: Call 1-888-407-4747 (U.S./Canada); +1-202-501-4444 (overseas); …

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Statement of the United States on the High Representative’s use of Bonn Powers

We welcome High Representative Schmidt’s decision today to bolster the stability and functionality of Bosnia and Herzegovina through amendments to the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina’s Constitution and the BiH Election Law.  This action was both urgent and necessary. The High Representative’s decision addresses problems that have plagued the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina for …

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Online Property Auction

The Embassy of the United States of America will hold a public online sale of used property beginning on Wednesday, September 28, 2022, at 10:00 a.m. and ending on Wednesday, October 5, 2022, at 09:00 a.m. Sales conditions: The property is sold “as is”, with no guarantees. Detailed instructions can be found on the page , …

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BiH Heroes of the Month Nominees for September – Nada Golubović, Gorica Ivić, Amela Bašić Tomić and Aleksandra Petrić

We are proud to name the leadership of United Women Banja Luka as the U.S. Embassy’s Heroes of the Month.  We salute the bravery of Aleksandra, Amela, Gorica, and Nada in pushing for the criminalization of domestic violence and supporting women and children in life threatening situations.  Their work has made the world safer and …

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Online Property Auction

The Embassy of the United States of America will hold a public online sale of used property beginning on Tuesday, September 13, 2022, at 10:00 a.m. and ending on Tuesday, September 20, 2022, at 09:00 a.m. The sale will be held through a public internet auction on the portal ,  auction Sarajevo. The property is sold …

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U.S. Support for Human Rights Defenders

FACT SHEET BUREAU OF DEMOCRACY, HUMAN RIGHTS, AND LABOR November 29, 2021 Download the Guidance Human Rights Defenders Guidance The Biden-Harris Administration is committed to putting human rights and democratic principles at the center of our foreign policy. These  Guidelines for U.S. Diplomatic Mission Support to Civil Society and Human Rights Defenders   outline and amplify the U.S.’s commitment to supporting this vital work as part of the President’s strategic vision and U.S. foreign policy. It is addressed primarily …

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Online Property Auction

The Embassy of the United States of America will hold a public online sale of used property beginning on Monday, August 2022, at 10:00 a.m. and ending on Monday, August 29, 2022, at 09:00 a.m. The sale will be held through a public internet auction on the portal ,  auction Sarajevo. The property is sold “as …

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BiH Heroes of the Month Nominees for August – Mirza Hukeljić and Džermin Pašić

Trust in BiH’s judiciary is at an all-time low, especially regarding the judiciary’s willingness to tackle corruption.  The COVID-19 pandemic introduced an additional avenue for unscrupulous politicians to loot public funds intended for ensuring adequate healthcare for BiH citizens.  State Prosecutors Mirza Hukeljic and Dzermin Pasic have refused to ignore the harm being inflicted on …

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Online Property Auction

The Embassy of the United States of America will hold a public online sale of used property beginning on Monday, August 1, 2022, at 10:00 a.m. and ending on Monday, August 8, 2022, at 09:00 a.m. The sale will be held through a public internet auction on the portal , auction Sarajevo. The property is sold …

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Online Property Auction

The Embassy of the United States of America will hold a public online sale of used containers and air conditioners (chillers) starting on Monday, July 25, 2022, at 10:00 a.m. and ending on Thursday, July 28, 2022, at 09:00 a.m. The sale will be held through a public internet auction on the portal ,  auction Sarajevo. …

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Statement of the United States Embassy On the Decision to Change Mostar Street Names

July 14, 2022 The United States welcomes the decision of the Mostar City Council to rename six of the city’s streets. The change enhances Mostar’s international image and reputation, which had been tarnished by street names celebrating individuals unworthy of anyone’s praise, and that were at odds with the modern, open, and prosperous Mostar residents …

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Online Vehicle Auction

The Embassy of the United States of America will hold a public online sale of used vehicles from Monday, June 20, 2022, starting at 10:00 until Thursday, June 23, 2022, at 09:00. Terms of sale: Please note, all vehicles are offered “as is” with no guarantee as to their condition. Detailed instructions can be found …

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CDA’s Deborah Mennuti Press Statement in Foca at the Memorial for Victims of Wartime Sexual Violence in BiH

Today’s commemoration reminds us that we need to shine a light on wartime sexual violence to support the survivors and defends human rights, and also to advance the safety, security, and prosperity of all people. The use of sexual violence in Ukraine today underscores that this heinous practice continues. The United States stands with the …

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Joint Statement by Ambassadors of European Union and United States to Bosnia and Herzegovina

Today the Russian Ambassador to BiH will address the RS National Assembly.  The deputies in the RSNA are likely to hear disinformation about Russia’s brutal invasion of Ukraine.  You are likely to hear that Russia is protecting people from Nazism.  These are outrageous lies.  Moscow seeks to exploit the cultural and religious bonds that Russia …

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Online Property Auction

The Embassy of the United States of America will hold a public online sale of used property from Monday, June 6, 2022, starting at 10:00 and ending on Monday, June 13, 2022, at 09:00. The sale will be held through a public online auction on the portal , Sarajevo auction. The property being offered for sale …

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Ambassador Murphy’s Remarks At the Opening of “Personal” Portrait Exhibition Mostar City Hall

Mayor Kordic, Speaker Maric, respected victims in war and heroes in peace, Mostar city councilors, ladies and gentlemen. The photo portraits of war victims presented here today prove to us that it is possible to transform personal pain into positive action, and in doing so, to promote peace and reconciliation. The horror of war leaves …

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Online Property Auction

The Embassy of the United States of America will hold a public online sale of used property from Wednesday, April 27, 2022, starting at 10:00 and ending on Monday, May 9, 2022, at 09:00. The sale will be held through a public online auction on the portal , Sarajevo auction. The property being offered for sale …

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Online Vehicle Auction

The American Embassy in Sarajevo announces a public Online Vehicle Auction. The sale will take place through a public internet auction on Wednesday, April 13, 2022. starting at 10:00 and will end on Wednesday, April 20, 2022. at 09:00. The vehicles offered at the auction are sold as is, and the condition is unknown. Only …

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Online Auction – Furniture and Appliances

The American Embassy in Sarajevo announces a public Online Property Auction. The sale will take place through a public internet auction on Monday, March 21, 2022. starting at 10:00 and will end on Monday, March 22, 2022. at 09:00. The property offered at the auction is sold as is, and the condition is unknown. Only …

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Online Auction – Furniture and Appliances

The American Embassy in Sarajevo announces a public internet sale of furniture and appliances. The sale will take place through a public internet auction on Tuesday, February 15, 2022. starting at 10:00 and will end on Tuesday, February 22, 2022. at 09:00. The furniture and appliances offered at the auction are sold as is, and …

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Ambassador Nelson’s Video Message Regarding Latest U.S. Government Actions

Today, the U.S. government imposed sanctions on Milorad Dodik and Alternativna Televizija, a media entity under his control, for corrupt activities and continued attempts to threaten the stability, sovereignty, and territorial integrity of Bosnia and Herzegovina.  Milorad Dodik’s destabilizing actions, corruption, and attempts to undermine the Dayton Peace Accords threaten the stability of Bosnia and …

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Online Auction – Furniture and Appliances

The American Embassy in Sarajevo announces a public internet sale of furniture and appliances. The sale will take place through a public internet auction on December 13, 2021. starting at 10:00 and will end on December 20, 2021. at 09:00. The furniture and appliances offered at the auction are sold as is, and the condition …

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Online Auction – Furniture and Appliances

The American Embassy in Sarajevo announces a public internet sale of furniture and appliances. The sale will take place through a public internet auction on September 13, 2021. starting at 10:00 and will end on September 20, 2021. at 09:00. The furniture and appliances offered at the auction are sold as is, and the condition …

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Online Auction – Furniture and Appliances

The American Embassy in Sarajevo announces a public internet sale of furniture and appliances. The sale will take place through a public internet auction on August 2, 2021. starting at 10:00 and will end on August 9, 2021. at 09:00. The furniture and appliances offered at the auction are sold as is, and the condition …

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Online Auction – Furniture and Appliances

The American Embassy in Sarajevo announces a public internet sale of furniture and appliances. The sale will take place through a public internet auction on May 17, 2021. starting at 10:00 and will end on May 24, 2021. at 09:00. The furniture and appliances offered at the auction are sold as is, and the condition …

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Online Auction – Furniture and Appliances

The American Embassy in Sarajevo announces a public internet sale of furniture and appliances. The sale will take place through a public internet auction on April 12, 2021. starting at 10:00 and will end on April 19, 2021. at 09:00. The furniture and appliances offered at the auction are sold as is, and the condition …

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Deputy Secretary Biegun’s Meeting with Bosnia and Herzegovina Presidency

U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE  Office of the Spokesperson    For Immediate Release  November 20, 2020   Deputy Secretary Biegun’s Meeting with Bosnia and Herzegovina Presidency The below is attributable to Principal Deputy Spokesperson Cale Brown:‎ Deputy Secretary of State Stephen E. Biegun met virtually today with the three members of the Bosnia and Herzegovina Presidency, Milorad Dodik, Željko Komšić, and …

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United States as a Partner for the People of Bosnia and Herzegovina

The U.S. has been a strong partner and friend of BiH for the past 25 years, providing about $2 billion in assistance since 1995 to support reconstruction, humanitarian assistance, modernization of the defense sector, economic development, and education. This has continued through the Covid-19 pandemic with support in the form of medical and disinfection supplies and an investment of …

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Online Auction – Furniture and Appliances

The Embassy of the United States will hold an online furniture and appliances auction. The auction will be held from Monday, November 09, 10:00 to Monday, November 16, 2020. 09:00 at this site . Sale conditions: The furniture being offered for sale is sold in “as is” condition, with no guarantee Detailed bidding instructions are available …

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Join us on Facebook live!

Join us on Facebook live! U.S. citizens can vote overseas, sometimes even if they’ve never lived in the U.S.  Some states even allow voting via email!  Join our  Facebook live event July 30 at 12pm as we answer your overseas voting questions. We will talk about how to register to vote, where to submit your ballot, and …

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Joint Statement by the Embassies of the U.S., U.K., France, Germany and Italy and the EU Delegation/EU Special Representative in BiH

Our goal is a stable, functional and prosperous Bosnia and Herzegovina, in which everyone can be fulfilled and enjoy the full protection of the law. Unilateral withdrawal from institutions, or blockages of decision-making within them, are unacceptable and counter-productive from any side and would only undermine the very improvements and progress that citizens wish to …

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Cochran Fellowship Program 2020

Since 1984, U.S. Congress has made funds available to the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Cochran Fellowship Program to provide short-term training to Fellows from middle-income and emerging market countries in order to expose agricultural officials and industry representatives to U.S. agriculture products and policies, helping facilitate lasting, global relationships. The Cochran Fellowship Program …

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Health Insurance Services for the U.S. Embassy in Sarajevo Locally Employed Staff and their eligible family members (19BK8019R0015)

The requirement is for the providing of health insurance services to the locally hired employees of the US Mission. The estimated number of employees is 450 with their eligible dependents. Please note these are only estimated quantities. The anticipated performance period is for a base year, with four one-year option periods, if exercised by the …

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Ambassador Nelson’s Address on the Importance of Technology at the Neum NetWork 9 Conference

Good evening.  I’m glad to have the chance to address you all at the Neum NetWork 9 Conference.  I regret my travel schedule prevents me from being there in person. The IT sector is a fundamental part of the strength and success of the United States’ economy.  It is a bright spot here in Bosnia …

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Operations During a Lapse in Appropriations

Due to the lapse in appropriations, this web page will not be updated regularly. We will not update this account until full operations resume, with the exception of urgent safety and security information. At this time, scheduled passport and visas services in the United States and at U.S. Embassies and Consulates overseas will continue during …

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Request for Quotation – Unleaded Fuel (19BK8018Q0017)

The U.S. Embassy in Sarajevo has a requirement for UNLEADED FUEL B-95. Please note that this is a combined synopsis/solicitation for a commercial item, prepared in accordance with the format FAR 12.6, as supplemented with additional information included in this notice. This announcement constitutes the only solicitation; offers are being requested and a written solicitation …

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Video Contest: “Moj grad, moja Bosna i Hercegovina /My Hometown, My Bosnia and Herzegovina”

Official Video Contest Rules Contest Sponsors [1] “Moj grad, moja Bosna i Hercegovina/My home town, my Bosnia and Herzegovina” is sponsored by the U.S. Department of State, Office of Public Affairs, U.S. Embassy Sarajevo. Contest Objectives What makes your hometown special?  We are seeking 90-second videos that illustrate the spirit of your home town and tell …

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Check Out Our New Site!

Yes, we have a brand new website! Have a look around! The new-look website has seven sections representing broad topics that may be of interest to you. The sections are broken down further into sub-categories to assist you in finding specific information. The Seven Sections are: Visas – For all your Visa needs and questions. U.S. Citizen Services – …

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