Winners of Open Ideas for Bosnia and Herzegovina Receive Awards!


Open Ideas for Bosnia and Herzegovina competition started in September this year. Twenty eight ideas were submitted for the development of mobile applications with the aim of improving the healthcare system in Bosnia and Herzegovina. After the first round of online voting, expert jury evaluation, hackathon and the final round of voting, on Monday, November… Read more »

Practical Register of Medicines Wins Open Ideas B&H Competition


The Open Ideas competition for Bosnia and Herzegovina commenced in September of this year. A total of 28 ideas for the development of mobile applications to aid the improvement of the healthcare system in B&H were submitted. After the first round of public online voting, expert jury assessment, a two-day hackaton and the second round… Read more »

Open Ideas Hackaton Held in Banjaluka


An intensive, marathon-like hackaton for developing projects within the Open Ideas initiative, was held last weekend in Banjaluka. Six out of a total of 28 submitted projects were, after online community vote and expert jury assessment, qualified for participation in the hackaton (unfortunately, the team which submitted the “” project, forfeited its participation in the… Read more »

Seven Teams Chosen for Hackaton


“AB0 Donor”, “Životno okruženje pristupačno svima”(Living Surroundings Accessible to All), “eZdravlje” (eHealth), “Praktični registar lijekova” (Practical Drug Register), “Higijena za 5” (Hygiene for 5), “” (, and “Moj Doktor” (My Doctor), are the seven ideas for mobile applications chosen on Nov 12 by an expert jury to participate in a hackaton, to be held in… Read more »



How many times has your doctor prescribed you a drug that costs 3-4 times more than you expected? How many times have you gotten a prescription but the very drug you got prescription for can be bought even without it? You could buy that drug freely by just going into the drugstore and asking the… Read more »

Take Matters Into Your Own Hands!


Apply now for the Open Ideas Bosnia and Herzegovina competition for the best mobile application that will help citizens monitor health system in the country You are scheduled for an ultrasound exam and now you are on a month-long waitlist? You have grown tired from seeking connections just to get a routine medical exam from… Read more »

Prishtina Gets Digital

Jury, teams and mentors at the end of the award ceremony.

Starting last Friday afternoon and until late Sunday (June 13-15), fifteen teams of young innovators have boggled their minds to find solutions to digitalize and make the Municipality of Prishtina more transparent. Throughout the process they have received support from numerous mentors, and have been provided the adequate working space (see day one & two… Read more »

Still keeping strong, For Digital Prishtina Day 2

Deputy Mayor Dardan Sejdiu mentors the participants

It all started yesterday evening on June 13. And here we are today (June 14), on a sunny Saturday, starting early in the morning and until late in the evening, together with around 60 innovative brains working in 15 competing teams “For Digital Prishtina”, who are trying to ‘hack’ solutions to open-up Municipality of Prishtina. Precisely, during… Read more »

“For Digital Prishtina” kicks off

Team Work -Day 1

“For Digital Prishtina” kicks off   So we begin.   Today, on June 13 at 1800 hours, under bright lights and in a room full of enthusiasm, the hackathon “For Digital Prishtina” kicked off today. Young people from around Kosovo started their 48 hours of developing, during which they will receive intense mentorship and have… Read more »

Let’s open new horizons together!


Modern societies are dynamic. Day after day they change, grow and adapt. Despite, or precisely because of the speed with which we all live and grow in this day and age, as societies, we often find ourselves facing one issue after another. How many times have you noticed a social problem in your everyday life… Read more »