Esmeralda Alijagic was born October 30, 1990, in Bihac, Bosnia and Herzegovina. Esmeralda grew up in an orphanage in Tuzla and after orphanage, she lived in “the House Half Way” in the same city.
The director of the house recommended Esmeralda for our scholarship. During her life in the orphanage, she had the unfortunate opportunity to meet many children with behavioural disorders and to witness their struggles. This was the reason she chose behavioural disorders major at the University of Tuzla.