World Breastfeeding Week

WBW 2014

PODGORICA, 5 August 2014 - On the occasion of the World Breastfeeding Week, NGO Parents, with the support of UNICEF, organized a conference aimed at promoting exclusive breastfeeding. 


PODGORICA, 10 July 2014 - UNICEF Montenegro hosted an "Activate talk" event on innovative approaches to teaching for better learning in Podgorica on Thursday. Through this event, Montenegro joined the worldwide celebration of the 25th anniversary of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child.



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PODGORICA, 8 July 2014 - The international conference “Quality Education for Better Schools, Results and Future” started in Podgorica on Tuesday. The aim of the three-day conference is to open a public debate on the best ways to accelerate the education system reform in three key areas. 

justice for children


PODGORICA, 3 JULY 2014 - Results and recommendations for future actions within the juvenile justice reform in Montenegro were presented at the "Justice for Children“ conference, held in Podgorica on Thursday. 

primary health care

primary health care 2014

PODGORICA, 18 June 2014 - UNICEF Montenegro and the Ministry of Health today presented three guidelines for routine postnatal care of women and babies. 

Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey

MICS 2013

PODGORICA, 16 June 2014 - UNICEF, the Statistical Office and the Government of Montenegro today  presented the key findings of the 2013 MICS survey, the biggest single source of internationally comparable data on children and women that are related to education, living conditions, social protection, and health. 

Disaster Risk Reduction


PODGORICA, 30 May 2014 - Floods in Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina and Croatia remindedus how important it is to be prepared for suchsituations. For this reason, UNICEF supports education of children and builds up the capacity of the education system at large regarding the reduction of risks caused by natural hazards. 

Communicating with children

BUDVA, Montenegro, 29 April 2014 - How to produce quality television programs and content for children is the key challenge discussed at a regional conference “Communicating with Children” being held in Montenegro this week.

Every child needs a family

PODGORICA, 14 April 2014 - Today, the Montenegrin Ministries of Labour and Social Welfare, Education and Health took upon themselves the obligation, through a Protocol on Inter-Ministerial Cooperation, to implement the joint task of preventing the abandonment of children and, as a priority, accommodating them in families instead of in institutions.



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PODGORICA, 31 March 2014 - 2014 has already brought a new addition to the Asovic family - in the shape of a three-and-a half month old baby girl whom they have fostered. Mira Asovic, her husband and three year old daughter have welcomed the baby into their Niksic home. 

Education & Social inclusion

Social inclusion

PODGORICA, 7 February 2014 – The first textbook in the Daisy format, intended primarily for children with visual impairments, was produced in Montenegro. The textbook in the Daisy format can also be used as the most useful teaching and learning tool by all teachers, and children in elementary schools.

it's about ability

It's about ability

PODGORICA, 22 January 2014 - According to the last survey on the knowledge, attitudes and practices of Montenegrin citizens towards inclusion of children with disabilities conducted within the It’s about ability campaign in December 2013, Montenegro is consistently progressing on the road of becoming an inclusive society.

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