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COVID-19: UNDP urges swift action to address violence against women and girls during pandemic

Lockdowns and social distancing may be particularly hard on survivors of gender-based violence, who may already be economically dependent on their abusers.  


COVID-19: Human development on course to decline this year for the first time since 1990

Global human development – which can be measured as a combination of the world’s education, health and living standards – could decline this year for the first time since the concept was introduced in…  


What kind of future do we want?

Take 1 minute, fill out the survey and tell us your opinion!  


Award-winning Roma UN Community Volunteer initiative tackles COVID-19

In April 2020, a UN Community Volunteers initiative in Serbia won the prestigious European Roma Youth Project Award 2020.  


Results of project evaluation within “Dialogue for the Future“ Program

After the evaluation process, here is the list of 19 cross-border projects that will be awarded grants.  


Public call: Art in the time of coronavirus

Serbia creates and PlayrIX RS, with the support of the UNDP are announcing a public call to professional artists and creative individuals of various profiles to show their creativity.  


COVID-19: huge disparities among countries in ability to cope and recover

Indicators such as the level of poverty, healthcare capacity, access to internet and social protection can portray how severe the effects of the COVID-19 crisis might be in each of 189 countries.  


More than 7,000 Volunteers Engaged through the “Be a Volunteer” Platform

Owing to the national “Be a Volunteer” platform over 7,000 people from 27 cities and municipalities have participated in providing assistance to their elderly fellow citizens on a voluntary basis.  


Ten airplanes with medical equipment arrived in Serbia with support of EU and UNDP

The overall quantity of the much-needed medical and protective equipment delivered exceeded 3,000 cubic metres in volume.  


“No Waste Kitchen” Giveaway

Sweden and UNDP, in partnership with the Ministry of Environmental Protection, are initiating the “No Waste Kitchen” Giveaway, to promote the reduction of food waste in households.  

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