9th Sava Youth Parliament

The 9th Sava Youth Parliament, held in Banja Luka (BA) on the 8th and 9th of October 2021, gathered more than 50 participants from the secondary schools from Slovenia, Croatia, Bosnia and Herzegovina and Serbia. Because of the pandemic the event was organized in hybrid form in a way that the students from Bosnia and Herzegovina were present in Banja Luka, while the others participated online. As a co-organizer the representatives of UNESCO Regional Bureau for Science and Culture in Europe and the project partners of the SHELTER projects and the guest from the UNDP Bosnia and Herzegovina and the Scheldt Youth Parliament were present as well.The slogan of this year Youth Parliament was “Let’s protect our cultural heritage”. The main objective was to enable young people to learn about the threats that cultural-historical sites in the Sava River basin face in a case of floods.