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Wednesday, July 13, 2016 - 9:00am

Ruma, July 13, 2016 – The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) Mission Director, Ms. Azza El-Abd, the Speaker of Ruma Municipal Assembly, Mr. Stevan Kovačevič, and the General Manager of Insert Ltd., Mr. Žarko Kojić launched the Women’s Education Center in Ruma today.  

The Women’s Education Center (WEC) is a two-year, workforce development, public-private partnership with Insert, Ltd. a local shoe manufacturer, and the Municipality of Ruma. The Center offers vocational training to women designed to respond to the needs of shoe, leather and furniture industries in the Srem region.  By doing so, the Center provides industries with a labor force that is able to meet market demands and contribute to local economic development.

Opening of Renovated Higher-, Basic-, and Misdemeanor Courts in Pirot
Wednesday, April 1, 2015 - 10:00am

On Wednesday, April 1, 2015, the Minister of Justice Nikola Selaković, the U.S. Ambassador to Serbia Michael D. Kirby, and the Norwegian Ambassador to Serbia Nils Ragnar Kamsvåg, officially opened the newly renovated premises of the Higher, Basic and Misdemeanor Courts in Pirot. The President of the High Court Council and Supreme Court of Cassation as well as the Pirot Court Presidents will be in attendance.

Friday, March 27, 2015 - 9:00am

 On March 27, 2015, Bar Association leaders and Justice-sector Civil Society representatives from Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo, Macedonia, and Serbia came together for a two-day regional leadership conference. 

Friday, March 6, 2015 - 4:15am

Belgrade, March 3, 2015 – The USAID Business Enabling Project welcomes the Government of Serbia’s decision to formally adopt the Inspections Oversight Bill. Over the past four years, USAID has been cooperating with Government of Serbia, line Ministries and inspectorates and the business community to draft the bill. This law will establish modern inspections oversight standards and introduce global and European best practices in this field.

Wednesday, January 28, 2015 - 9:00am

By the end of March 2015, the Expert Group for Countering the Shadow Economy, headed by the National Alliance for Local Economic Development (NALED), will prepare and propose measures to serve as a foundation for the adoption of the national program for countering the shadow economy.

Media Coalition and USAID Put Media Literacy in Focus
Monday, December 15, 2014 - 10:00am

The Media Coalition and the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) have successfully completed the Campaign for Media Literacy – a fifteen-month project to strengthen and support the democratization of Serbian society by promoting media literacy and independent and accountable journalism.

Employment Through Knowledge in the IT Sector
Wednesday, December 10, 2014 - 11:00am

USAID Mission Director Azza El-Abd and Vice-President of the Provincial government Miroslav Vasin attended  the Novi Sad ICT Cluster Academy graduation ceremony today.

 

 

USAID and Ministry Of Justice Partner to Upgrade Šabac Misdemeanor Court
Tuesday, December 2, 2014 - 12:15pm

The Minister of Justice Nikola Selaković and Ambassador Michael D. Kirby opened and toured the newly renovated Šabac Misdemeanor Court.   The court was renovated with financial support from USAID.

Close Out Ceremony for USAID Separation of Powers Program
Tuesday, December 2, 2014 - 8:00am

Ambassador Michael D. Kirby, President of the Supreme Court of Cassation Chief Justice Dragomir Milojević, and Minister of Justice Nikola Selaković took part in a ceremony to mark the end of the USAID Separation of Powers Program (SPP) worth USD 12 million. The USAID SPP lasted six years and worked closely with the High Court Council, the National Assembly of the Republic of Serbia, the Supreme Court of Cassation, and partner courts on improving court and case efficiency, building financial independence, and increasing transparency.

Ambassador Kirby Visits Niš Cluster of Advanced Technologies
Tuesday, November 25, 2014 - 8:00am

Ambassador Michael D. Kirby attended the Niš Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Cluster Academy graduation ceremony today and also visited Ates Soft, a member of the Niš Cluster of Advanced Technologies (NiCAT).

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