The ceremonial handing over of the garbage truck in Doboj, Republika Srpska

As a part of the project of Czech Development Agency called "Improvement of the waste management in the municipalities Doboj and Maglaj​​" the ceremony of handing over of the garbage truck took place on September 10, 2012. The truck was handed over by the ambassador of Czech Republic in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Mr. Tomáš Szunyog, who gave the keys from to truck to Mr. Boris Jerinić, director of the Directorate for construction development of the city Doboj.

The ceremony was attended by representatives of Czech embassy in Sarajevo, important local political representatives and local partners of the project: Tomáš Szunyog, the ambassador of the Czech Republic, Olga Zdrálková, the Czech consul, Enes Sujlkanović, the vicepresident of Republika Srpska, Obren Petrović, the mayor of the city Doboj, Mehmed Mustabašić, the mayor of the municipality Maglaj and Maja Mišić, the executive director of Local action group of Doboj region. For the implementing party, the attendees were: Lubomír Procházka, the general director of GEOtest, a.s., Zdeněk Železný, the project leader and Damir Kasum, the director of GEOTEST d.o.o. Sarajevo.

Local policical representatives expressed their thanks to Czech ambassador for help, provided by the Government of the Czech Republic, and accented the importance of the project, not only its environmental impacts, but also the cooperation between municipalities of two Bosnian-Herzegovinian entities.

The project „DO-MA ČISTO“, which is a part of official Foreign Development Cooperation of Czech Republic with Bosnia and Herzegovina, was started last year, when the same garbage truck was delivered to municipality Maglaj.

The project was implemented by the company GEOtest, a.s. with the local partner Local action group of Doboj region. The main output of this project will be the project documentation for building a regional landfill for communal waste for fourteen Bosnian-Herzegovinian municipalities from both entities (eight from Republika Srpska and six from Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina).