Belgrade, September 21, 2018 – The Memorandum of Understanding between the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH and the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) was signed in the premises of the UN in Serbia today, with the aim of maching and coordinating activities that target fight against climate change in Serbia. Since 2016, GIZ...
The first photobioreactor, the aquarium of modern design with microalgae, will be installed in the next few months in the city of Smederevo, report the most influential Spanish media. The use of microalgae to capture carbon dioxide and release the oxygen is already evolving in Europe, said Dr Ivan Spasojevic from the Institute for Multidisciplinary […]
An innovative project idea, awarded within the Climate Smart Urban Development Challenge (CSUD) initiative, began its life in the Srem County, north Serbia. Until recently, a farmer from Belegish village, Nikola Loncar, used a diesel generator for watering 65,000 seedlings on a 10,000-hectare plot, which means he came two to three times a day to […]
In partnership with the Ministry of Environmental Protection and with the support of the Global Environment Facility (GEF), UNDP prepared a brochure to present award-winning project ideas received within the Public Call of the Climate Smart Urban Development project. The Call sought innovative ideas and projects of local governments to open up their public data […]
In anticipation of the World Environment Day, this year celebrated with the slogan “Beat Plastic Pollution! If you can`t reuse it, refuse it”, we supported within the “Innovation Challenge”, project idea of the Faculty of Chemistry, University in Belgrade which introduces new biomaterials which could replace use of commercial plastic. The project idea introduces new […]
Best open data climate-related ideas awarded Belgrade, 4 June 2018 – The Ministry of Environmental Protection and UNDP organised the Awarding Ceremony as part of a joint project called Climate Smart Urban Development Challenge Project (CSUD). The awards were granted to the winners of the Open Data Challenge, addressed to municipalities and cities with the […]
The Ministry of Environmental Protection and UNDP organised the Fair of Climate-smart Ideas and awarded the best ideas submitted, as part of a joint project called Climate Smart Urban Development Challenge Project (CSUD). Minister of Environmental Protection Goran Trivan and UNDP Serbian Deputy Resident Representative Steliana Nedera awarded the most innovative project...
The Office of the United Nations Development Programme in Belgrade, Serbia, in direct cooperation with the Ministry of Environmental Protection, and with the financial support of Global Environment Facility (GEF), has officially Launched Public calls under the Open Data Challenge and Innovation Challenge, within the “Climate Smart Urban Development” project. The two...
On Tuesday, September 19th, a “Sharing gets you further” conference was organized, in the context of celebration of the EU Mobility Week 2017, and within the framework of the “Climate Smart Urban Development Challenge” (CSUD) project, implemented by the Ministry of Environmental protection, with UNDP support. At the premises of the EU Info Center in Belgrade, […]
In the context of celebration of the EU Mobility Week 2017, and within the framework of the “Climate Smart Urban Development Challenge” (CSUD) project implemented by the Ministry of Environmental protection with UNDP support, the two events will be held on 22nd of September – World Car Free Day. We are inviting you to take part in […]