The Mayor of Sarajevo Ivo Komšić received today the Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany H.E. Christiane Constanze Hohmann for an introductory visit and wished her a successful mandate. Ambassador Hohmann said that she was very impressed with our city and the friendliness of our citizens. “I feel very welcome here” stressed the Ambassador.
Mayor Komšić informed the Ambassador of Germany to Bosnia and Herzegovina about the city’s current legal – constitutional status, powers and financing of the City of Sarajevo, stressing that “despite having very few powers, the City of Sarajevo carries out activities and implements projects which are useful for its citizens”.
The German Ambassador said that the approach of the City Administration is politically brave and also effective, considering that the projects which the City implemented were very visible, especially the projects of building the cycling lane and rehabilitation of the Trebević Cable Car.