#ICT4Env - new technologies for environmental monitoring
May 15, 2013
The Environmental Protection Agency of Montenegro, Environmental Movement “OZON”, UNDP Montenegro and NGO DigitalizujMe will organize an international conference on the theme of utilization of new technologies for environmental monitoring.
Closure of the Competition “Transparency and Accountability”
May 11, 2013
NGO DigitalizujMe and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Montenegro will organize an event to mark the closure of the competition “Transparency and Accountability” within the project “Open Ideas for Montenegro“.
Official visit of Ms. Cihan Sultanoğlu, UN Assistant Secretary-General, Assistant Administrator of UNDP and UNDP Regional Director for Europe and the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) to Montenegro
May 8, 2013
The first official visit of Ms. Cihan Sultanoğlu, UN Assistant Secretary-General, Assistant Administrator of UNDP and UNDP Regional Director for Europe and the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS), to Montenegro reconfirmed the excellent partnership the UN and more specifically UNDP enjoys with the Government of Montenegro.
Global 2013 Human Development Report launched in Montenegro
Apr 19, 2013
"Economic growth alone does not automatically reflect on progress when it comes to human development, says “The Rise of the South: Human Progress in a Diverse World,” the 2013 Human Development Report, presented by the UNDP Montenegro in country's capital Podgorica.
New cross border cooperation between Montenegro & Croatia
Mar 8, 2013
The European Union has awarded UNDP in February 2013 a new grant of over EUR 276,000 for strengthening cross-border tourism cooperation between Montenegro and Croatia. The project will stimulate local economy in the cross-border area through bringing together private and public sector in the field of tourism and leveraging new technologies to design user-centric tourism services.
Better future for inter-municipal cooperation in Montenegro?
Mar 6, 2013
In a tiny country of 620.000 population, two small picturesque mountaineous municipalities of a few thousand inhabitants could save €35-40.000 per year by joining forces, while the second largest municipality Nikšić alone could earn around €40.000 in that way. How come that those municipalities haven’t established the inter-municipal cooperation yet? The most obvious cause and the biggest obstacle is in fact the lack of initial funding.
Support to the reform of municipal finance in Montenegro
Mar 6, 2013
Within the project “Support to the municipal finance reform in Montenegro through the exchange of experiences” a conference will be held on inter-municipal cooperation.
Seminar on court management
Feb 27, 2013
Within the Program for training of judges and prosecutors on the fight against corruption, entitled “Personal and institutional integrity”, a two-day seminar ‘Court management’ will be organized for presidents of courts.
Challenges in the implementation of the Law on financing of political parties in Montenegro
Feb 20, 2013
According to the NGO Centar za monitoring (CEMI), the political life in Montenegro in the current three years will cost €17.5 million of citizens’ money. That is the amount provided from the budget for the elections and parliamentary parties. According to the representatives of the NGO sector the way political parties are being financed is not controlled sufficiently.
One billion rising in Podgorica
Feb 14, 2013
Hundreds of citizens will be dancing on the main square in Podgorica in protest against family violence. In this way the capital of Montenegro will join the international campaign „One billion rising“ which will - on the same day and at the same time - connect Podgorica, Brussels, Rome, Sarajevo, Berlin, Belgrade, Zagreb and another 200 cities in the world.