An introductory course for MPs serving their first term in the National AssemblyJul 15, 2016From 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.
Supporting reintegration of Roma returnees in SerbiaJul 13, 2016A 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.
LGBTI Rights = Human Rights, HIghlights National Rountable on Being LGBTI in SerbiaJun 24, 2016The 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.
UNDP support to Serbia’s development and its EU accession appreciated by Serbian Prime Minister Aleksandar VučićJun 15, 2016UNDP 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.
UNDP takes part in the European Development Days on Agenda 2030 implementationJun 14, 2016The 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.
Joint action towards mobilization of Serbia in the fight against climate changeJun 8, 2016To 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
The UN Secretary-General's Message for the World Environment DayJun 5, 2016This 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.
High Level meeting held between the UNDP and State Secretary in the Ministry of Agriculture and Environmental Protection of the Republic of SerbiaMay 26, 2016the 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
Commitment to Action: Moving from delivering aid to ending needMay 24, 2016UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and the heads of UNICEF, UNHCR, WHO, OCHA, WFP, FAO, UNFPA and UNDP, with the endorsement of the World Bank and the International Organization for Migration, launched today a “Commitment to Action”