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, 18 March 2020

Best Cities and Municipalities in Applying Good Governance Principles Selected

The Ministry of Public Administration and Local Self-Government selected Medveđa, Užice, Požarevac and Bečej for the winners of the Public Call for the 2019 Annual Award...
Belgrade, 3 March 2020

Swiss Government Supports the Improvement of Social Protection Services at the Local Level

The Swiss PRO Programme has launched a public call under the slogan "Join Forces, Provide Support" aimed at increasing the availability and quality of social protection...
Belgrade, 31 January 2020

Public Call for the Annual Good Governance Award Published

On 29 January 2020, the Ministry of Public Administration and Local Self-Governments published the Public Call for the 2019 Best City/Municipal Administration Annual Award. The Public...
Belgrade, 20 December 2019

Certificates Delivered to the Participants of e-training on Good Governance

The e-Training "Good Governance at the Local Level" ended on December 20, 2019, with the ceremonial delivery of the certificates to the participants. The training was...
Belgrade, 4 December 2019

Awards to towns and municipalities for best practices in the area of good governance for 2018.

The Town of Novi Pazar, the municipalities of Ruma and Vlasotince, and the Belgrade City Municipality of Vracar were the winners of the competition for best...
Zlatibor, 29 November 2019

Transparency of Local Self-Governments as a Mechanism for Fighting Corruption and Increasing Civic Participation

Representatives of 31 local self-governments attended the third training held within the new cycle of trainings in the application of the good governance concept and principles...

Public Calls


Consultants for Local Self-governments - three retainer positions

Post date:
Wednesday, 26 February 2020

Closed on:
Tuesday, 10 March 2020 23:59


Provision of Technical Assistance to LSGs for Enhancing e-Government (UNOPS-SWISSPRO-2019-S-018)

Post date:
Friday, 13 December 2019

Closed on:
Tuesday, 28 January 2020 12:00 CET


Project Management - Officer for Good Governance and Gender Equality

Post date:
Wednesday, 16 October 2019

Closed on:
Thursday, 14 November 2019 24:00


Provision of Technical Assistance to LSGs for Enhancing Gender Equality (UNOPS-SWISSPRO-2019-S-009)

Post date:
Wednesday, 31 July 2019

Closed on:
Thursday, 22 August 2019 12:00 CET

Events calendar

Success stories

Helping families in healing against the cancer

More then 600 people being affected by malignant disease and around 1,500 family members were supported with additional health services provided by the Counselling Centre “Narcissus” established through the project...