News & Events

Men’s League Against Gender-Based Violence (2015/5/19)

May 19, 2015 On May 19, Ambassador Uyehara spoke at a press conference marking the completion of NGO NOVA’s project “Montenegrin Men’s League Against Violence.”  The project, which was supported through the U.S. Embassy’s Democracy Commission Small Grants program, engaged Montenegrin men to speak out against gender-based violence with a goal of changing other men’s perceptions of violence and raise awareness about ... Read More»

Youth Discuss Detrimental Effects of Corruption on Society Values (2015/5/18)

May 18, 2015 On May 18, Ambassador Uyehara joined Center for Children’s Rights Director Rajka Perovic in opening the final event of the Embassy-supported project “Corruption against the System of Social Values.” The event included a panel discussion by a group of six dynamic middle and high school students who talked about the ways that  corruption affects their lives. Government ... Read More»

Celebrating the Power of Women Entrepreneurship (2015/5/15)

May 15, 2015 On May 15, Chargé Aliu joined the Minister of Human and Minority Rights, Suad Numanović and Turkish Ambassador, Mehmet Niyazi Tanilir to mark the Day of Women’s Entrepreneurship and opened the conference called “Power of Woman”. Chargé Aliu said that Montenegro’s entrepreneurs will play a leading role in bringing prosperity and sustainable ... Read More»

U.S. Ambassador Uyehara Opened Conference on Cross-Border Crime (2015/5/8)

May7-8, 2015 The U.S. Embassy in Podgorica, in cooperation with the Judicial Training Center (JTC), and the United States Embassy in Pristina, Kosovo, hosted a “Conference on Combating Cross-Border Crime between Montenegro and Kosovo” in Plav, on May 7-8.  U.S. Ambassador Margaret Uyehara, President of Supreme Court Vesna Medenica, President of High Court in Bijelo ... Read More»