Representatives of the governments of the subregional countries (Croatia, Montenegro, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Macedonia, Albania and Romania), the private sector, international financial institutions and development partners met in Belgrade at a two-day conference devoted to the implementation of the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development in the Western Balkan countries and its connection with EU accession.
“From Accession to Acceleration” - the UN Mainstreaming, Acceleration and Policy Support (MAPS) Mission has arrived in Serbia for a week-long visit to support the ongoing efforts of the Government of the Republic of Serbia in contextualizing and adapting the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to national needs in line with the ongoing EU accession and related reform processes.
Ms. Regina De Dominicis is the UNICEF Representative in Serbia since 23 August 2018, when she assumed her duties and taken over the responsibilities of the Country Office activities.
Prior to this assignment, she was a UNICEF Representative in Morocco, where she led the expansion of the UNICEF-Morocco programme focused on early years, adolescents and youth development.
Over 41 000 children and adults in the WHO European Region have been infected with measles in the first 6 months of 2018. The total number for this period far exceeds the 12-month totals reported for every other year this decade.