Sitemap

Serbian Visions

Fifth Consecutive Serbian Visions Multicongress Held

The two-day Serbian Visions multicongress was held in Belgrade for the fifth time in late November, organised by the German-Serbian Chamber of Commerce in cooperation with the Chamber of Commerce & Industry of Serbia

Over the course of two days, more than 40 events were held under the auspices of the Serbian Visions Multicongress, with NGOs and associations presenting their activities and discussing a number of important issues with students, citizens and professionals.

The event’s topics covered the fields of the economy, education, culture, European integration, environmental protection, innovation, security and many other fields that interest modern man and create a vision for a better Serbia.

“As is the case every year, I reiterate that this is about Serbian visions, and not German visions that are tailored to Serbia,” said German-Serbian Chamber of Commerce Director Martin Knapp, speaking at the opening of the multicongress and noting that Serbian Visions is a platform for civil society organisations to show their commitment to this task, emphasising that one of the goals of this multicongress is to highlight the role of civil society and contribute to the progress of the entire community.

Miroslav Miletić, advisor to the President of the Chamber of Commerce & Industry of Serbia, said that the Serbian Visions Multicongress represents a unique concept of bringing together businesses, non-governmental organisations and professional associations in order to connect and network with the aim of improving the business environment.

Serbian Visions plaques were also presented at the opening of the congress, with the Best Vision plaque presented to the association Žene na prekretnici [Women at a Turning Point], which is the only association dedicated to the economic empowerment of women aged over 45, who represent the most vulnerable group on the labour market.

The plaque for the Best Social Engagement was presented to Milena Milojević from the Institute of Internal Auditors of Serbia.

Nada Popović Perišić

Repositioning Our Entry Into the Third Decade

I think that at least two positions could be dominant when it comes to the decade ahead. The world, and with it Europe and...

Vladimir Bilčík, MEP, European Parliament’s Standing Rapporteur for Serbia

Dialogue Is The Only Way

When it comes to improving the political environment in Serbia, conditions for free and fair elections and a functioning parliamentary culture, the only way...

H.E. Aida Smajić, Ambassador of Bosnia and Herzegovina to Serbia

Improving Bilateral Relations is the Goal

As next-door neighbours, in the waiting room for entry into the chambers of Europe, we should resolve our open issues through constructive dialogue, mutual...

What are the pros and cons of the Western Balkans regional economic zone?

Gains Depend on How We Count Them

There’s no doubt that forming a regional market might unshackle intraregional trade and make the Western Balkans a more attractive investment destination. However, there...

Picasso’s Masterwork Of Lover And Muse Shines At Sotheby’s $408m Evening Sale

Following the Macklowe Collection’s white-glove sale, the Modern Evening Auction saw glittering results at Sotheby’s New York. Amongst 58...

UN Calls For Renewable Energy Push Following Damning Climate Report

UN chief Antonio Guterres has called for more investment in renewable energy and an end to the millions of...

US And Global Banks Unveil Multi-billion Dollar Plan To Address Worldwide Food Crisis

The U.S., several global development banks and other groups unveiled a multi-billion dollar plan Wednesday meant to address a...

EU Commission Proposal Suggests Mandatory Solar Rooftops

The EU wants to increase its solar generation capacity in response to the invasion of Ukraine. The European Commission has...

Quarter Of Britons Resort To Skipping Meals

A quarter of Britons have resorted to skipping meals as inflationary pressures and a worsening food crisis conflate in...