Republic of Srpska President Visits Šipovo Municipality


The President of the Republic of Srpska, Željka Cvijanović, spoke today with the leadership of the municipality of Šipovo.

The President of the Republic stated that this municipality has a great development potential and expressed her support for the rapid completion of the Šipovo – Jezero regional road, as it is a key segment of progress.

“There are several areas in which we see great potential for growth, and transport infrastructure is thus of key importance. My determination is to help see the regional road finished as soon as possible, which should attract citizens, businesspeople, but also tourists to this area,” stated President Cvijanović.

The President of Srpska expressed her support for the municipal leadership and for their continued work on the advancement of this local community and noted that the Republic assisted in the areas of education and healthcare in Šipovo.

“The common goal of the local and of the Republic’s authorities is to keep people in Šipovo, to create a good quality of living here and to help them realise their initiatives in various segments of their lives,” added President Cvijanović.

The President of the Republic expressed her satisfaction with the fact that agriculture is also developing significantly, and that there is a great supply, but also a noticeable demand for products from this area.

“It is not easy to lead a local community and set priorities, but what I observed with the municipal leadership is that they pay close attention to the needs of the Šipovo residents and work together with the Republic’s authorities to fulfil those needs,” said the President of Srpska.

The President of the Republic of Srpska remarked that she is glad Šipovo is stable politically, but also in terms of finances, and that the authorities stand at the service of citizens.

“We shall work together to develop transport infrastructure and create opportunities for the growth of agriculture, tourism and any other areas that will facilitate the further advancement of Šipovo, but also of the entire Republic of Srpska,” concluded the President of the Republic.

President Cvijanović handed the keys of an ambulance to the director of the Šipovo Healthcare Centre, Gordana Kuprešak. The vehicle was purchased with funds from a donation by the Republic of Serbia to help local communities in Srpska.

The President of the Republic of Srpska officially opened the Vaganska Cave.