This seminar aimed to address the issue of military and media relations in Bosnia and Herzegovina. In particular, the seminar endeavoured to provide a forum for media representatives and Public Information Officers in Bosnia and Herzegovina to develop a common understanding of the relationship between the civil media and the military in informing the public on military and security operations, policies and events.
The seminar consisted of three sessions – Public Affairs in the Military, Public Information and Parliamentary Control of the Military, Journalists and Public Affairs Officers. Every session provided comprehensive information for each given issue and the discussion periods allowed for the establishment of open dialogue and concrete recommendations for future development.
At the end of the seminar, a list of five main conclusions were produced that would allow for the establishment of stronger relations to assist in the development of open and transparent realtions between the military and media in Bosnia and Herzegovina.