The Ministry of Interior of the Republic of Serbia disposed of 18,009 pieces of firearms with EU and UNDP/SEESAC support. Destruction of small arms and light weapons reduces the risk of SALW proliferation, misuse and trafficking of firearms.
Prof. Dr Slavica Djukic Dejanovic, Minister without Portfolio responsible for population policy who has been appointed by the Government of the Republic of Serbia as the Head of the Inter-Ministerial Working Group on the Implementation of the UN Agenda 2030 for Sustainable Development, attends the three-day ministerial segment of the High-Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development, held in New York from July 17 to July 20, 2017.
Access to safe, voluntary family planning is a human right. It is also central to gender equality and women’s empowerment, and is a key factor in reducing poverty. Investments in making family planning available also yields economic and other gains that can propel development forward.
As a part of activities within the joint project "Integrated Response to Violence Against Women and Girls II“ SOS telephone service support for women who are in situations of violence will be avaliable to more users, and especially to Roma women and women with disabilities
In the framework of the International Danube Day a two-day Conference on Sustainable Tourism Development in the Danube Region: New Perspectives is organized by the Ministry of Trade, Tourism and Telecommunications of the Republic of Serbia, in collaboration with the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) and Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH in the name of German Development Cooperation.
In preparation for the Mainstreaming, Acceleration and Policy Support (MAPS) Mission that will be conducted in late 2017-early 2018 in Western Balkans countries upon requests from the respective Governments, the UNCT in Serbia, supported by the UNDP Istanbul Regional Hub, conducted a pre-MAPS consultations through one-day forum to discuss in more details the linkages between SDGs and EU accession.
The presentation of Global Compact on Refugees and Migrants is organized with regard to the adoption of the New York Declaration for Refugees and Migrants on 19 September 2016 which further led to the adoption of Global Compact for Safe, Orderly and Regular Migration.
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