Media Advisories and Press Releases
  • Montenegro hosted regional launch of the Human Development Report 2014Sep 11, 2014After the global launch in Tokyo in July, Montenegro had the privilege to host regional presentation of the UNDP’s flagship publication- Global Human Development Report 2014. Entitled “Sustaining Human Progress: Reducing Vulnerabilities and Building Resilience”, the Report provides a human development perspective on vulnerability and proposes ways to strengthen resilience.

  • Human Development Report 2014: Regional Launch in MontenegroSep 10, 2014Montenegro will have the privilege to host regional launch of the UNDP’s flagship publication- Global Human Development Report 2014, entitled “Sustaining Human Progress: Reducing Vulnerabilities and Building Resilience”. Presentation will be focused on the region of Europe and Central Asia, which continues to face significant socioeconomic and environmental challenges.

  • Women Entrepreneurship Open Day May 26, 2014The main aim of the event is to enable direct contact and cooperation between representatives of business sector and women who are starting their own businesses, in order to facilitate networking, information sharing and expression of interests for financing some of 55 business plans that will be presented at the event. Business plans were developed by women from 4 municipalities in Montenegro – Cetinje, Kolašin, Mojkovac and Pljevlja.

  • Podgorica rises again and dances against violence against women! Feb 12, 2014For the second year in a row Podgorica will be a part of global family that will dance for ending violence against women. The event will be organized by the Safe Women's House, a group of tireless, hard-working activists and UNDP Montenegro. This global initiative 1 Billion Rising takes place in more than 200 countries worldwide

  • Social Card – Social Welfare Information System in MontenegroNov 30, 2013In order to get the staff of social welfare centers in Montenegro properly informed about the project Social Card – SWIS (Social Welfare Information System) and the on-going and forthcoming reform processes in social protection, the Ministry of Labour and Social Welfare of Montenegro, Branch Trade Union of Workers in Social Protection and UNDP Montenegro organized a conference for around a hundred participants - directors and expert employees of centers for social welfare.

  • Montenegro to host UNDP’s global Knowledge and Innovation gatheringNov 13, 2013Montenegro will host UNDP’s 3 day global session What role for innovation in the Strategic Plan?, the first global meeting that the largest UN agency has organized in this country. The session will gather nearly 70 UNDP senior level executives, Resident Coordinators and innovation champions from 26 countries at 4 continents.

  • Official signing of the two project agreements with the British Embassy in PodgoricaOct 9, 2013It is our pleasure to announce the official signing of the two project agreements for the targeted reform of the Montenegrin judicial system.

  • First Regional Conference "Ageing and seniority – the quality of life“Oct 1, 2013The Ministry of Labour and Social Welfare, UNDP Montenegro and PI Nursing Home „Grabovac“, Risan, will organize a two-day Regional Conference „Ageing and seniority - the quality of life“, with the support of IPA 2010 Project “Social Welfare and Child Care System Reform - Enhancing Social Inclusion“ funded by the European Union, and with the support of PI „Morsko dobro“.

  • Montenegro to host second government communication conference in South Eastern Europe (SEECOM 2013)Sep 27, 2013Building on last year’s successful 1st South Eastern European Government Communication Conference (SEECOM), the Government of Montenegro, in partnership with the U.S. Embassy in Montenegro, Konrad Adenauer Foundation, Regional Cooperation Council and UNDP Montenegro will organise the 2nd SEECOM Conference.

  • Panel discussion: How can new technologies help citizens to engage in addressing development challengesSep 20, 2013UNDP in Montenegro and NGO Center for Democratic Transition (CDT) will organize a panel discussion entitled "Citizen participation – using new technologies, social media and innovation to engage citizens in addressing development challenges“.