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  • 24 Jul 2014
    Human Development Report 2014: Montegro ranks 51st out of 187 countries

    Human development progress in developing countries of Europe & Central Asia has slowed, and the region continues to face significant socioeconomic and environmental challenges, according to the 2014 Human Development Report released today by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP).

  • 26 May 2014
    Women Entrepreneurship Open Day

    The 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.

  • 12 Feb 2014
    Podgorica rises again and dances against violence against women!

    For 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

  • 30 Nov 2013
    Social Card – Social Welfare Information System in Montenegro

    In 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.

  • 13 Nov 2013
    Montenegro to host UNDP’s global Knowledge and Innovation gathering

    Montenegro 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.

  • 09 Oct 2013
    Official signing of two project agreements with the British Embassy in Podgorica

    It is our pleasure to announce the official signing of the two project agreements for the targeted reform of the Montenegrin judicial system.

  • 01 Oct 2013
    First Regional Conference "Ageing and seniority – the quality of life"

    The 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“.

  • 27 Sep 2013
    Montenegro to host second government communication conference in South Eastern Europe (SEECOM 2013)

    Building 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.

  • 20 Sep 2013
    Panel discussion: How can new technologies help citizens to engage in addressing development challenges

    UNDP 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“.

  • 15 May 2013
    #ICT4Env - new technologies for environmental monitoring

    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.

  • 11 May 2013
    Closure of the Transparency and Accountability Competition

    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“.

  • 06 Mar 2013
    Support to the reform of municipal finance in Montenegro

    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.

  • 27 Feb 2013
    Seminar on court management

    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.

  • 14 Feb 2013
    One billion rising in Podgorica

    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.

  • 13 Feb 2013
    Legalization of informal settlements in Montenegro

    Ministry of Sustainable Development and Tourism, in cooperation with UNDP and the Norwegian Mapping Authority (Kartverket) will organize an international conference on “Legalization of informal settlements in Montenegro”.

  • 28 Jan 2013
    Launch of the National Human Development Report 2013

    The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Montenegro will organise a presentation of the National Human Development Report 2013, titled: ‘People are the real wealth of the country.’ How rich is Montenegro?

  • 19 Dec 2012
    Memorandums of cooperation with 3 municipalities on women entrepreneurship

    In the framework of the IPA 2010 Gender Programme, memorandums of cooperation will be signed by the municipalities of Cetinje, Kolašin and Mojkovac with an aim of boosting economic empowerment of women.

  • 15 Dec 2012
    Women to politics, politics to women

    In the framework of the IPA 2010 Gender Programme, a two day international conference „Women to politics, politics to women“ will be organized with the aim to review the status of women in politics after recent general elections, as well as on the output of quotas in the Electoral Law of Montenegro.

  • 09 Nov 2012
    Distributed source connection in the electric power system of Montenegro

    The Energy Sector of the Ministry of Economy, in cooperation with the UNDP in Montenegro, will organize a seminar on “Distributed Source Connection in the Electric Power System of Montenegro”.

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