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

Belgrade, 12 July 2018

More than 40 Local Self-Governments and 100 Civil Society Organisations Introduced to the Calls for Proposals for Socially Innovative Projects

During eight info sessions that took place in the last week of June and the first week of July 2018, 208 representatives of 42 Local Self-Governments...
Belgrade, 20 June 2018

Calls for Social Innovation Projects Published

With funds worth 420,000 EUR the Government of Switzerland will, through the Swiss PRO Programme, support civil society organizations (CSOs) and local self-governments (LSGs) to initiate...
Belgrade, 30 April 2018

Swiss Support to Municipal Development in Serbia

The Programme “Enhancing Good Governance and Social Inclusion for Municipal Development – Swiss PRO” was presented to the local self-governments during the information meetings held during...
Belgrade, 22 February 2018

European Union and Swiss Government contributed to better life of people in the South of Serbia

Opening 700 new jobs and 96 enterprises, contribution to investments in economic and social projects worth over ten million Euros to date, and promotion of social...
Belgrade, 8 December 2017

Local Self-Governments from South Serbia Improved Good Governance by Relying on Swiss Experience

Thirty-four local self-governments from the Southeast and Southwest of Serbia, with the support of the Swiss Government and the European Union (EU), have made important steps...

Public Calls


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


Provision of Services of Conducting e-Government Assessment in Local Self-Governments in Serbia (UNOPS-SWISSPRO-2018-S-002)

Post date:
Tuesday, 12 June 2018

Closed on:
Thursday, 12 July 2018 12:00 CET

Events calendar

Success stories

Learning Good Governance from the Best

That is why the representatives of the 25 municipalities of South East and South West Serbia, supported by the Government of Switzerland and the European Union...