CEDEM representative Marija Vuksanović participated in a conference organized by the EU Delegation to Montenegro and the Ministry of Labor and Social Welfare on the occasion of the presentation of the Operational Program for Human Resources Development 2012-2013.
The Operational Program defines priorities and measures for human resources development that will be financed through IPA component IV. The document was drafted by the Government of Montenegro and adopted by the European Commission on October 18, 2012. Social inclusion is one of the priorities of this programming document and includes support for the integration of the Roma and Egyptian communities and people with disabilities, through greater access to employment and education. The total value of the operational program is EUR 6,568,240.00, while the amount of EUR 1,313,648.00 is intended for measures related to social inclusion.