Swiss PRO
  • Government of the Republic of Serbia
  • The Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC)
  • Standing Conference of Towns and Municipalities (SCTM)

What we do?

Good governance

The principle of good governance is one of the three Programme pillars, while the activities in this area are conducted by the United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS) in partnership with the Standing Conference of Towns and Municipalities (SCTM).

Social inclusion

Social inclusion, as the second pillar of the Programme, is an area where numerous Programme activities are conducted in order to lead to its improvement, as well as the improvement of social services.

Gender equality

Gender equality, as the third pillar of the Programme, is in focus as a significant principle and an area in which activities are conducted to strengthen the institutional framework for the application of this principle at the local level, as well as to enhance local gender equality policies.

Latest news

Niš, 29 November 2018

The Swiss Government Empowers Vulnerable Groups in Serbia through Support to the Social Innovative Projects

Certificates of financial support of the Government of Switzerland of EUR 350,000, through the Swiss PRO Programme, for the implementation of social innovative projects and provision...
Novi Pazar, 6 November 2018

A High-Level Swiss Delegation Visits the Swiss PRO Beneficiary in Novi Pazar

Together with Swiss PRO representatives, a high-level Swiss delegation visited the “Merhamet Sandžak” organization in Novi Pazar as one of 26 Civil Society Organizations that were...
Belgrade, 17 October 2018

Deadline for Submission of Applications for Municipal Support Packages for Improvement of Transparency and Citizen Participation Extended

Within the Swiss PRO Programme, the Standing Conference of Towns and Municipalities extended the deadline for submission of applications for the Municipal Support Packages for the...
Belgrade, 17 October 2018

Good Governance at Local Level Training Begins

Within Swiss PRO Programme, 180 participants will attend the online training on good governance at the local level, organised by the Standing Conference of Towns and...
Belgrade, 1 October 2018

Regional Trainings about Participative Budgeting Begin

Within the Programme Swiss PRO, in the period from 2 to 26 October 2018, seven regional trainings about the implementation of the participative budgeting process will...
Belgrade, 28 September 2018

Applications for E-training about Good governance at Local Level are Starting

Within the Programme Swiss PRO, the Standing Conference of Towns and Municipalities (SCTM) will organise e-training (remote learning) with the topic “Good Governance at Local Level”....

Public Calls


Programme Assistant

Post date:
Tuesday, 2 October 2018

Closed on:
Monday, 15 October 2018 24:00


Provision of Services for Conducting Citizens Satisfaction Survey in LSGs from Programme Area of Responsibility (UNOPS-SWISSPRO-2018-S-005)

Post date:
Tuesday, 28 August 2018

Closed on:
Wednesday, 19 September 2018 12:00 CET


Consultant for Local Self-governments and Civil Society Organisations (retainer position)

Post date:
Thursday, 19 July 2018

Closed on:
Tuesday, 31 July 2018 24:00


Provision of Services for Conducting Training of Trainers for Good Governance Competence Units (UNOPS-SWISSPRO-2018-S-004)

Post date:
Friday, 6 July 2018

Closed on:
Monday, 6 August 2018 12:00 CET

CFP 06-2018

Call for Proposals for Support to Civil Society Organisations for Implementation of Social Innovative Projects

Post date:
Wednesday, 20 June 2018

Closed on:
Friday, 3 August 2018 24:00

CFP 07-2018

Call for Provision of Technical Assistance to LSGs in Improving Internal Procedures for Funding Local CSOs’ Projects

Post date:
Wednesday, 20 June 2018

Closed on:
Friday, 3 August 2018 24:00

Events calendar

Success stories

Learning Good Governance from the Best

As part of the public opinion survey regarding the European integration process and the reforms that are its integral part, 66 percent of the respondents think it is necessary to...