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Resilient Development 

Disaster Risk Reduction (DRR) and Resilient Local Development

Following the floods of 2014, and again in 2015, Serbia faced the shock caused by the flow of over a million refugees and migrants transiting through its territory, during the global migration crisis. UNDP worked with the Government of Serbia and international donors to help host local communities recover and improve their infrastructure, social cohesion and public services (health, education, social services, water supply, waste management), as preconditions for economic and social development of municipalities impacted by the crises.

A disaster may strike at any time. Climate (e.g. floods) or Geological (e.g. earthquake) or human-induced (such as the migration crisis) one.  UNDP works together with international and national partners to ensure that cities and communities in Serbia are better prepared for shocks and that they can quickly recover and return to normal development with minimal loss of lives and livelihoods.

DRR and Resilient Local Development Projects


Open Communities - Successful Communities

This EU-funded project encourages acceptance and understanding of issues that migrants/refugees are facing in the communities and areas that are most exposed to migration flows.  


South East Europe Urban Resilience Building Action Network

The Project aims to enable South East European countries to reduce the likelihood of conflict and to lower the risk of natural disasters, including from climate change.  


Accelerated Delivery Initiative

The Government of the Republic of Serbia new Public Investment Management Office (PIMO) manages complex cross-sectorial projects.  


Improving Services at Local Level

The overall objective of The Project “Improving Service Delivery at the Local Level” is to contribute to more efficient implementation of strategic documents that refer to the development of the…  

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