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  • 15 May 2015
    SEESAC partakes in The Future of Development Aid in Europe conference

    On 15 May 2015 in Dubrovnik, Croatia, SEESAC took part in a conference on The Future of Development Aid in Europe, organized by the Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs of the Republic of Croatia.

  • 12 May 2015
    Photo exhibition to help Nepal

    The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Croatia in cooperation with the Croatian Red Cross invites you to the photo exhibition of a group of photographers and amateurs who had the opportunity to visit, work or live in Nepal before this deadly earthquake that hit the country leaving thousands of dead and destroyed infrastructure.

  • 08 May 2015
    What kind of Zagreb do we want? Learn more on the Subversive festival

    What are the drivers for post carbon transition in local communities and which post carbon initiatives already exist in Zagreb would be the topic of an upcoming panel discussion organized by UNDP Croatia within Subversive festival in Zagreb, on 15 May 2015, from 5 pm to 7 pm in Zagreb (Kino Europa).

  • 04 May 2015
    Earthquake in Nepal: Donate to help survivors

    On 25 April, a 7.9 magnitude earthquake hit Nepal and northern India. Over 15 powerful aftershocks rocked Nepal within 24-hours after the initial impact. The earthquake is the worst disaster to hit Nepal since the 1934 earthquake.

  • 30 Apr 2015
    A new project for the brighter future of Roma in Croatia

    Six Croatian counties with the largest number of Roma population will get valuable tools based on data which will enable them to make better policies, measures, activities and will also provide solutions to social problems that the Roma minority face in their everyday life.

  • 27 Apr 2015
    UNDP in Zadar presented the book Traditional varieties and breeds of Dalmatia

    The publication Traditional varieties and breeds of Dalmatia presented today in Zadar represents the first comprehensive inventory of agricultural biodiversity of Dalmatia, its traditional plant species, varieties and breeds that have economic value and have been proved to be very important for the life of the people in this area over the centuries.

  • 23 Apr 2015
    Applications Open for the free Crowdfunding Academy

    The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and social enterprise BRODOTO are organizing the Crowdfunding Academy and therefore are inviting associations, cooperatives, municipalities and cities, start-up companies, entrepreneurs, craftsmen and all citizens with interesting and innovative projects to apply for free educations on crowdfunding by May 15, 2015.

  • 22 Apr 2015
    Earth Day 2015: It’s our turn to lead

    As a global community, we have the opportunity to make 2015 a turning point in human history. This can be the year our children and grandchildren will remember as when we chose to build a sustainable and resilient future – both for Mother Earth and all those that development has until now left behind. Let us seize this historic opportunity together.

  • 10 Apr 2015
    Evaluation of key national Roma integration documents in Croatia

    Roma and representatives of key ministries discussed the findings of an independent midterm evaluation of the National Roma Inclusion Strategy 2013 to 2020(NRIS) and the related Action Plan 2013 to 2015.

  • 02 Apr 2015
    World Autism Awareness Day 2015 – “Employment: The Autism Advantage”

    On World Autism Awareness Day, let us join forces to create the best possible conditions for those with autism, so that they can make their own contribution to a future that is fair and sustainable for all.

  • 20 Mar 2015
    [New publication] Nature of Croatia - Capital for the Future

    The survey conducted in 2013 in Croatia pointed out that the support of the public for nature conservation is at a high level (over 60% of respondents pointed out that Croatia’s conserved nature is of the largest value to them); however, it also made it clear that there is a need for further education on the matter, which is also the purpose of this publication.

  • 18 Mar 2015
    [New publication] Study of Freshwater Ecosystem Services in Croatia

    The Study of Freshwater Ecosystem Services in Croatia should provide information about the importance of freshwater ecosystems to society in Croatia, based not only on their biodiversity, but also on other benefits (ecosystem services) that they provide to society – drinking water, wood, fish, game animals, flood protection, nutrient and carbon cycle stabilization, sediment retention, tourism, and art inspiration.

  • 11 Mar 2015
    'Experience the PARK' - we are looking for the most beautiful photos of Croatian national and nature parks

    The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Croatia invites all in love with nature and photography to submit their images to the photo contest ‘Experience the PARK'. With the given theme, the aim of the contest is to draw attention to the unique world of Croatian national and nature parks, the richness of their diversity as well as the unprecedented natural beauty and cultural heritage.

  • 08 Mar 2015
    “Empower Women, Empower Humanity”

    Today is International Women’s Day, which this year is devoted to the theme, “Empower Women, Empower Humanity - Picture It!” Join me in supporting this call to fulfill the promises made in Beijing 20 years ago, and to realize a world in which every woman and girl has the opportunity to fulfill her potential and enjoy equal rights and status.

  • 05 Mar 2015
    From Tajikistan with love: The “handywomen” diaries

    Knowing the fact around one million men work abroad, and that Tajikistan have incredible 300+ sunny days a year, we came up with an idea to start a pilot projet to educate women who remain behind how to make DIY solar heating systems.

  • 26 Feb 2015
    The acceptance and promotion of diversity crucial for reconciliation

    The regional project 'Mapping initiatives for reconciliation in the Western Balkans' that originated in the past two decades has gathered a number of representatives from the public and civil sector in Zagreb who have been dealing with this issue as a part of their work.

  • 24 Feb 2015
    How can the EU and neighbouring countries benefit from cooperation on renewable energy?

    High-level policy discussion event “How can EU and third countries benefit from cooperation on renewable energy?” is being organised on March 3rd in the framework of the Intelligent Energy Europe project “Bringing Europe and Third Countries Closer together through Renewable Energies”.

  • 29 Jan 2015
    Solar energy for a brighter future of Croatian rural areas

    Thanks to the UNDP's project for the electrification of households in rural areas of Croatia, an access to electricity will be provided for the priority households through the independent systems that use renewable energy sources without connecting to the network.

  • 29 Jan 2015
    Green electricity in the City of Koprivnica

    Electric energy for all public buildings is purchased through the public procurement. In Koprivnica they did everything they can to preserve the environment and at the same time be more energy efficient – as from this year, electricity for the city hall, several other public buildings and public lighting comes from renewable energy sources.

  • 02 Jan 2015
    Is renewable energy cooperation option for the EU and the Western Balkans?

    A range of energy and environmental experts from UNDP Europe and CIS gathered together with the representatives of the European Commission in Brussels on 10 -11 December to jointly explore the possibilities of cooperation in the sustainable energy field in the Western Balkans countries