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23 December 2015

Health needs paramount as refugees and migrants stream through Serbia

SID, Serbia – Every day, thousands of refugees and migrants stream through Serbia, one leg of their perilous journey towards safety and stability. So far this year, one million migrants and refugees have entered Europe, contributing to potentially record-breaking global displacement figures, according to the UN Refugee Agency.

Ageing  Strategy Serbia

3 December 2015

Evaluation of National Strategy on Ageing (2006-2015) and recommendations for the new document

Population ageing is the most significant demographic trend in Serbia, with 17.3 per cent of its citizens being 65 years or over and highest median age of population among South East European neighbors. In the last fifty years the share of younger populations aged 0 to 14 years have almost halved in Serbia, while the share of

Serbia volunteer Mihailo Mandic

19 August 2014

Celebrating UNFPA’s humanitarian heroes

BELGRADE – Mihailo Mandic became a volunteer when he realized that people in his country needed help following severe flooding. ‘People were needed to help those who were displaced by the floods, and who had settled in evacuation centres,’ he said. ‘I believed that we could make a difference, and we did.’ Mihalio is one of

29 September 2011

Addressing the Needs of Serbia's Ageing Population

With more than 17 per cent of its citizens being over the age of 65, Serbia's proportion of elderly people is among the highest in the world. In this Balkan nation, as in other countries in the region, family still plays the predominant role in providing social support and care for senior citizens. But increasingly, the


National Strategy on Ageing in Serbia
National Strategy on Ageing in Serbia


Practical guidance on how to mitigate and prevent gender-based violence in emergencies
A regional overview supplementing UNFPA’s State of World Population 2015

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