• A Step Closer towards Better Water Supply System and Roads in Šid
    Oct 21, 2016

    UN Resident Coordinator and UNDP Resident Representative, Ms. Irena Vojáčková-Sollorano and First Secretary at the Embassy of Japan to Republic of Serbia, Mr. Masyoshi Yamato, handed over the technical documentation that marks an important first step in improving water supply and road infrastructure.

  • SIDA Funds a Project to Strenghten Performance and Accountability of Public Finances
    Oct 20, 2016

    A new project entitled “Accelerating Accountability Mechanisms in Public Finances” which is to be implemented by UNDP and funded by Swedish International Development Agency (SIDA) was launched today at the UN Shared Premises in Belgrade.

  • Message on the International Day for the Eradication of Poverty
    Oct 17, 2016

    We are approaching the end of the first year of implementing the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. With its 17 Sustainable Development Goals, the 2030 Agenda is a universal vision for peace, prosperity and dignity for all people on a healthy planet. Achieving this objective is inconceivable without fulfilling the mandate of SDG 1 to end poverty in all its forms.

  • Secretary-General's message for the International Day for Disaster Reduction
    Oct 13, 2016

    Last year, Governments adopted the Sendai Framework for Disaster Risk Reduction and embedded its objectives in the 2030 Development Agenda. Today, we launch the “Sendai Seven Campaign: Seven Targets, Seven Years”, which highlights how we can all contribute to reducing disaster losses. This year’s target is reducing loss of life.

  • What is the future of the middle class?
    Oct 13, 2016

    Mr. Branko Milanovic, one of the leading global specialists on income inequality held a lecture Globalization, migration, and the future of the middle classes at the Faculty for Economics, Finance and Administration in Belgrade.

  • How the public perceives corruption in Serbia
  • How to draft a law
    Oct 6, 2016

    Drafting laws will become an easier and a more effective task for the current or future law creators after attending a one-semester Legislative Drafting Course newly introduced as part of the regular curriculum at the Law School at the University of Belgrade.

  • Municipalities from Across the Balkans and  Turkey Meet to Discuss Migration Challenges and Opportunities for Resilient Local Development
    Oct 4, 2016

    Belgrade, October 3, 2016 – Representatives of 10 towns and municipalities located on the refugee and migration route from the Near East to the European Union, are meeting in Belgrade for a two-day conference devoted to better migration management and enhancement of local resilience. During the conference organized by United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), representatives from Kutina (Croatia) Kanjiža, Šid and Preševo (Serbia), Gevgelija and Kumanovo (Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia), and Gaziantep and Sanliurfa (Turkey) will try to improve coordination, exchange information, knowlegde and experience to better respond to - and manage the ongoing migration crisis.

  • Using Biomass to Produce Energy - Road to a More Successful Business
    Sep 30, 2016

    The conference Using Biomass to Produce Energy - Road to a More Successful Business is taking place during the International Energy Fair on October 13 and it is organized by UNDP, Embassy of the Slovak Republic in Belgrade and Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Serbia and supported by the Ministry of Mining and Energy.Embassy of the Slovak Republic in Belgrade and Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Serbia and supported by the Ministry of Mining and energy."Using Biomass to Produce Energy - Road to a More Successful Business"

  • 4,000 kilometres “Just not by Car!“
    Sep 27, 2016

    Saša Pejašinović, employee at IGT Beograd cycled 71.9 kilometers to work, 42 employees at Delta Holding commuted on foot or cycled to work and Seavus employees scored the best results as a team. These are the champions of the challenge „Just not by Car“, the first of its kind in Belgrade, held on September 22, the World Car Free Day, in which a total of 450 employees from 35 participating employers took part.