Beautiful CetinjeJun 28, 2013The challenge of the century for Montenegro is to make resources go further – to do more with less. In order to be competitive economically, in order to create decent jobs and invest in health and education for its citizens, and in order to safeguard the unique natural resources it has been blessed with, Montenegro should aggressively address and cut inefficiencies, invest in clean energy production, local food production and the tourism industry.
Flood affected communities taking more active role in emergency situationsJun 24, 2013The trainings and the equipment are just one element of a wider and more complex story about preparedness for floods. On a broader level, UNDP along with the Sector of Emergency Management has supported 12 hazard prone municipalities in developing Flood Assessments and Preparedness Plans.
In Montenegro, legal aid services make justice accessible for allJun 28, 2013In Montenegro, the cost of filing a lawsuit is so prohibitive, pursuing justice without assistance is nearly impossible for the average person. The situation is even more precarious for women victims of domestic violence, who may be afraid of revenge from the perpetrator or be unready to discuss and re-live their experience in front of a court of law.
Making Houses Energy Efficient and LegalApr 24, 2015Energy efficiency and illegal housing settlements are not often linked. But since Monte-negro has significant challenges from both, an innovative solution has been to do just that.
Ten years of Capacity Development Programme in MontenegroJul 3, 2013CDP established a reputation for responding with quality, quickly, and inexpensively, to particular demands from the central administration for short-term expertise needed to expedite innovative aspects of public policy, and ensure its efficient and user-friendly delivery.
Towards Social Inclusion in Šavnik: Montenegro’s Forgotten RegionJul 3, 2013The number of old, lonely and ill people unable to meet their own basic needs continues to grow in rural areas of Montenegro, some of which not connected by any sort of organized transport. Social exclusion has been recognized by the Government of Montenegro as one of major societal challenges, and its eradication has been made one of key priorities.
environmentalsecurityJul 4, 2013Small community, consisting of just a little bit more than eight thousands people living in a post-mining town in the north of Montenegro, has been gradually opening its doors for environmentally friendly development.
hivaidsJul 3, 2013It was sad to see some even older kids meeting Santa for the first time in their lives. When you see sparkles in the eyes of a 10 year old who believes Santa came that day just to be with them, you simply know that the opening of the centre was a meaningful and justified thing to do.
tuberculosisJul 3, 2013In the light of a highly disputable global battle against tuberculosis, the efforts of tiny Montenegro with a population of less than 630,000 inhabitants can be considered a rather successful and steady one - especially in the last few years during which the cases of TB have been steadfastly declining.