The present publication contains the third EPR of Serbia. The review takes stock of the progress made by Serbia in the management of its environment since the country was reviewed in 2007 for the second time. It assesses the implementation of the recommendations contained in the second review. The third review covers policymaking, implementation and the financing of environmental policies and projects. It discusses waste management and the protection of water resources, as well as impacts of and measures to address climate change. The review makes suggestions for strengthening efforts towards a comprehensive and systemic response to sustainable development challenges.
ECE would like to express its appreciation to Sweden for its financial contribution through the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency, to Portugal for having delegated its experts for the review, and to UNDP for its support of the EPR Programme and this review. ECE would also like to thank Austria, the Netherlands, Norway and Switzerland for their financial support to the EPR Programme.