Aug 9, 2016USAID Provides $1.3 Million to Help Serbia Respond to Migrant Crisishe United States Agency for International Development (USAID) announced today a new, $1.3 million, twenty-month project to help Serbia respond to the continuing migrant crisis. The project, which will be implemented by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), will help Serbian municipalities cope with the effects of the crisis.
Jul 15, 2016An introductory course for MPs serving their first term in the National AssemblyFrom using social networks to communicate with citizens, to performing the oversight role of the National Assembly, to participating in international cooperation – these are the skill sets and knowledge that will be provided during an intensive two-day program of training and presentations, which, thanks to the support of the Swiss Development Cooperation (SDC), is organized in the form of – now traditional – introductory seminar for around 50 Members of Parliament (MPs) serving their first term in the National Assembly.
Jul 14, 2016There is a clear correlation between illicit firearms and violence
Jul 13, 2016Supporting reintegration of Roma returnees in SerbiaA new pilot project entitled “Reintegration of Roma Returnees in Serbia” aims at providing a better access to employment, education and housing of Roma population who were denied asylum in Germany and countries of the EU.
Jun 24, 2016LGBTI Rights = Human Rights, HIghlights National Rountable on Being LGBTI in SerbiaThe national round-table held today discussed the situation of LGBTI people in Serbia with a view to reducing Inequalities and exclusion, and combating homophobia & transphobia experienced by LGBTI people.
Jun 15, 2016UNDP support to Serbia’s development and its EU accession appreciated by Serbian Prime Minister Aleksandar VučićUNDP support to development and Serbia’s EU accession, appreciated by Serbian Prime Minister Aleksandar Vučić with reiterated comitments to continued partnership during the meeting today with Cihan Sultanoğlu, UN Assistant Secretary-General and Director of the UNDP Regional Bureau for Europe and the CIS.
Jun 14, 2016UNDP takes part in the European Development Days on Agenda 2030 implementationThe United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) will participate in the European Development Days (EDDs), Europe’s leading forum on development and cooperation, which will take place on 15-16 June in Brussels.
Jun 8, 2016Joint action towards mobilization of Serbia in the fight against climate changeTo mark the World Environment Day, the Ministry of Agriculture and Environmental Protection, Embassy of the Republic of France and the United Nations Development Programme in Serbia organized a joint press conferenc
Jun 5, 2016The UN Secretary-General's Message for the World Environment DayThis year’s observance of World Environment Day shines a much-needed spotlight on the illegal trade in wildlife. There is grave cause for alarm. Elephants are being slaughtered for their ivory, rhinos for their horns, and pangolins for their scales. From sea turtles to tigers to rosewood, thousands of species of wild animals and plants are being driven ever closer to extinction.
May 26, 2016High Level meeting held between the UNDP and State Secretary in the Ministry of Agriculture and Environmental Protection of the Republic of Serbiathe importance of development of future cooperation with the involvement of local self-governments and different economic sectors for the purpose of maximizing the adaptation measures