Enhancing the Response to the Refugee Crisis in Serbia - funded by EUD

Focus area

Rehabilitation of facilities/centres and provision of basic furniture; deployment/secondment of staff to the Commissariat for Refugees and Migration and the Minister of Labour, Employment, Veteran and Social Policy; provision of accommodation to the various Government Institutions


Delegation of the European Union to the Republic of Serbia


The Overall Objective of the Action is to contribute to enhance the response to the refugee crisis in Serbia.
The Specific Objective is to support the Government of Serbia efforts to promptly respond to the refugee crisis, through provision of direct support to relevant National and Local Institutions as well as enhancing refugee reception capacities in the country. The Action will provide direct support to the Commissariat for Refugees and Migration, to the Migration WG as well as to other relevant national and local institutions in order to enhance national response. The Action will as well ensure rehabilitation of existing buildings in various locations in Serbia in order to upgrade refugee accommodation capacities.


Vulnerable mixed migration individuals entering the territory of the Republic of Serbia. Currently individuals entering Serbia are mainly coming from refugee producing countries, such as Syria, Afghanistan. The Action will mainly provide direct support/target the Commissariat for Refugee and Migration, the Migration WG and various national and local institutions dealing with migration enhancing their capacities of providing assistance to refugees/mixed migrants.