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Swiss PRO
  • Government of the Republic of Serbia
  • The Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC)
  • UNOPS
  • 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, 19 April 2022

Swiss Government Support Improves the Situation of 2,700 People Living in Substandard Roma Settlements

The implementation of 19 local self-government and civil society organisations’ projects focusing on mitigating the effects of COVID-19 in substandard Roma settlements improved the availability of...
Niš, 18 April 2022

Support for the Response to the Effects of COVID-19 in Substandard Roma Settlements – Presentation of Project Results

The Swiss PRO Programme is organising the presentation of results of 19 local self-governments and civil society organisations projects implemented with the aim to mitigate the...
Belgrade, 15 March 2022

Always open to you!

Through the Swiss PRO Programme, the Swiss government has supported 42 local self-governments in Serbia in improving citizens' access to open data.
Belgrade, 10 March 2022

Winners of the annual award for best LSG in applying good governance principles in 2021 selected

Krupanj, Vrnjačka Banja, Veliko Gradište and Ćuprija are the winners of the 2021 Annual Award for the best town/municipality in applying good governance principles.
Vrnjačka Banja, 4 March 2022

Empowering local women's councillor networks

The Swiss PRO Programme, with the support of the Government of Switzerland, organised two two-day trainings for councillors and representatives of women's councillor networks from 23...
Aranđelovac, 25 February 2022

Gender Equality at the Local Level Strengthened with the Support of the Swiss Government

Gender equality capacities and mechanisms have been strengthened in 31 local self-governments, while more than 5,000 citizens have directly benefited from the projects implemented with the...


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Success stories

Improving women's participation in the decision-making process at the local level

With the support of the Government of Switzerland through the Swiss PRO Programme, the City of Kruševac has increased the interest of women in more active involvement in the work...