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  • From its citizens to law enforcement, Montenegro united in destroying its ammunition Oct 20, 2017

    Citizens, the Police and the Ministry of Interior of Montenegro united to destroy 21,416 pieces of ammunition on 22 September in an event funded by the European Union and facilitated by SEESAC.

  • What does local democracy mean to you? Apr 24, 2017

    Loading, loading, ReLOad programme… An ideal local government can inspire and lead communities to make them better places to live. The best way to achieve this is to bring decision-making as close as possible to those who benefit from it and find new ways to strengthen people's involvement in finding local solutions.

  • Strengthening regional cooperation in the prosecution of war crimes and search for missing persons Apr 19, 2017

    The meeting was organized as part of the UNDP regional project “Enhancing Regional Cooperation in Processing of War Crimes and the Search for Missing Persons (2017 - 2019)”, which aims to increase the efficiency and effectiveness of cooperation between the prosecution services of the former Yugoslav countries in the processing of war crimes and to further enhance the capacities to search for the missing persons from the armed conflicts.

  • Results of the campaign: “No barriers, so business doesn’t wait!” Apr 4, 2017

    It’s time to look back and take stock of the results achieved during the second phase of the campaign “No barriers, so business doesn’t wait”.

  • Statement by the Secretary-General on the Paris Agreement on climate change Oct 5, 2016

    I am delighted to announce that today the Paris Agreement will cross the second and final threshold needed for entry into force, and will enter into force on 4 November 2016.

  • SOS helpline for victims of violence in family received almost 500 calls in less than two months Oct 26, 2015

    In less than two months since its establishment, SOS helpline for victims of violence in family received 497 phone calls.

  • Round table about Strategy on protection from domestic violence 2016-2020 Oct 13, 2015

    The Ministry of Labour and Social Welfare in cooperation with the UN Thematic Group for Gender Equality and Human Rights organized a round table discussion on the draft Strategy on Protection from Violence in Family (2016-2020), attended by the representatives of line ministries, centres for social welfare, judiciary, police and NGOs.

  • Looking for investment opportunities? Check out what business zones in Montenegro have to offer! Oct 7, 2015

    Montenegro has a lot to offer– from its beautiful coast and mountains, the wealth of natural resources, human capital and skilled workforce, to solid infrastructure and strategic geographic position. But that is only a small part of the country’s potentials, which proved appealing enough to attract more than 80 investors from 24 countries, who gathered in Montenegro for a two-day International Conference on Investment Policies and Potentials.

  • My Town – My Responsibility Sep 16, 2015

    “My Town” is the first web portal of its kind in Montenegro, which was developed with an aim to increase transparency and accountability of municipal budgets. The upgrading of the website was a part of the project “Monitoring of the local budgets”, a joint venture of the Ministry of Finance, UNDP in Montenegro and the NGO Institute Alternative.

  • Montenegro introduces national, toll-free, anonymous SOS helpline for victims of violence in family Sep 9, 2015

    Do you know how to recognize violence in family? Do you know all its forms and facets? Do you know where to seek help and which protection measures are in place to support the victim? Answers to all these questions and many others will now be provided by the SOS helpline for victims of violence in family. The line is national, toll-free, anonymous and available 24/7.