|Sectors||Competitiveness and innovation|
|EU Acquis chapters||Enterprise and industrial policy|
|Programme Funding Year||2008|
|Periods of implementation||2011|
Tourism was recognised as one of the most prospective sectors for development of BiH economy. It generates over 10% of the EU GDP, compared to less than 5% of GDP contribution in Bosnia and Herzegovina. The European Union has assisted the tourism industry of BiH with development of s policy framework for acquis approximation, preparation of investment projects for development of local communities, as well as with concrete pilot actions for competitive niche products, like adventurous tourism, development of eco-zones and natural trails.
A framework of coordinated policies for tourism sector in marketing, human resource development, legislation and investment incentives. Economic feasibility studies for invesment projects in Olympic Mountains Trebević and Jahorina. A number of project proposals for development projects for development of year-round tourism. Improved tourism offer in selected locations across the country with high potential for development of rural and eco tourism.