Panel 1 (Morning): Municipal partnership of sustainability between Leipzig and Travnik, traffic and mobility

municipal partnership of sustainability between Leipzig and Travnik, traffic and mobility

Adis Arnautovic

Adis Arnautovic


… I will speak about mobility with in the city of Travnik, and how we in period of 4 years made a change in peoples heads towards use of sustainable means of transport and how partnership between sister towns of Leipzig and Travnik made a huge impact on local administration in order to involve SDG’s in their strategic. I professionally work in Civil Society organisations in area of Western Balkans for last 20 years. I mainly did work in the field of youth work, where I worked on face to face youth work, youth policy development, education and employment. Last 10 years I worked on promotion and implementation of SDG’s with in different target groups focusing on promotion of healthy life style.  I have been involved in different networks on international level that promote human rights (focus on women rights).

Sven Trautmann

Sven Trautmann


… was born in Leipzig in 1989. From 2008 he studied Political Science and African Studies at Leipzig University and in Stellenbosch / South Africa. His specialist field of study is International Relations, focusing on Africa and the Middle East. Currently he is finishing his PhD with a work on the African Union and the United Nations.
On a contract basis, he has been working for the City of Leipzig since 2011. In 2018, Sven Trautmann became a Senior Project Manager in the Office for International Affairs. Among other things, he is responsible for the sister city relationship between Leipzig and Travnik in Bosnia and Herzegovina. The partnership has a special focus on development cooperation and the SDGs.