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, 19 August 2019

Deadline for Submission of Applications for Support to Local Self Governments for Improving e-Government Extended

The Government of Switzerland through this call will support up to 40 local self-governments with EUR 350,000 to introduce or upgrade eGovernment and eServices, thus increasing...
Belgrade, 17 July 2019

Switzerland’s Support to Improving the Status of Vulnerable Groups in Serbia

The Swiss Government will support seven cities and municipalities in Serbia in implementing social innovation projects in partnership with civil society organisations through the Swiss PRO...
Belgrade, 8 July 2019

The Swiss Government Supports Improving E−Government at Local Level

Swiss PRO Programme published a public call to support local self-government units (LSGs) to improve eGovernment and provide eServices with an aim to increase accountability, transparency...
Belgrade, 1 July 2019

Progress in introduction of e−Government in Serbia; local self-governments still have a lot to do

Birth registries were transferred into electronic format and shifted into the Government’s Central Server in even 90% of the local self-government units (LSUs) in Serbia. In...
Belgrade, 29 June 2019

Development of Good Governance Capacities in 33 Local Self-Governments

The Swiss Government is continuing with its support to cities and municipalities in laying down the foundations for improving governance through the Swiss PRO Programme.
Belgrade, 5 June 2019

Swiss Government supports the establishment of Citizens’ Advisory Services in 13 local self-governments

The Swiss Government will support thirteen (13) municipalities through the Swiss PRO Programme to establish Citizens’ Advisory Services (CAS), which will focus on improved access to...

Public Calls


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

CFP 01-2019

Call for Proposals – Support to Local Self-Governments for Establishment of Citizens’ Advisory Services

Post date:
Monday, 18 March 2019

Closed on:
Tuesday, 16 April 2019 24:00


Media and Communications Officer

Post date:
Monday, 18 March 2019

Closed on:
Sunday, 14 April 2019 24:00

Public Call to Local Self-Governments for Participation in Citizen Satisfaction Survey

Post date:
Monday, 21 January 2019

Closed on:
Friday, 8 February 2019 24:00

Events calendar

Success stories

Learning Good Governance from the Best

As part of the public opinion survey regarding the European integration process and the reforms that are its integral part, 66 percent of the respondents think it is necessary to...