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Current Action Plan

2018-2020

Action Plan 3

  • Number of Commitments: 14
  • Policy Area Focus: Media Transparency, Local Anti-Corruption, Transparency of Civil Society Funding

Serbia is currently implementing 14 commitments from their 2018-2020 action plan.

This action plan features commitments related to open data, fiscal transparency, access to information, public services and transparency of the Parliament.


Point of Contact

Dragana Brajović Head of the PAR Unit, Ministry of Public Administration and Local Self-Government dragana.brajovic@mduls.gov.rs

Commitments

  1. Increasing Transparency and Participation in Parliament

    RS0042, 2018, Civic Space

  2. Publishing Budget Law

    RS0028, 2018, Fiscal Transparency

  3. e-Calendar for Financing Civil Society

    RS0029, 2018, Open Contracting and Procurement

  4. Publish Data on Environmental Protection Funds

    RS0030, 2018, Public Service Delivery

  5. Opening Data for Public Calls for Media Development

    RS0031, 2018, Open Contracting and Procurement

  6. Open Data Reports on CSOs

    RS0032, 2018, Open Data

  7. Amending Media Registration Bylaws

    RS0033, 2018, Public Service Delivery

  8. Assistance with and Monitoring of Adoption of LAP

    RS0034, 2018, Anti-Corruption Institutions

  9. Updating of Electoral Roll

    RS0035, 2018, Money in Politics

  10. ePaper

    RS0036, 2018, Legislation & Regulation

  11. e-Notice Board

    RS0037, 2018, Legislature

  12. Improving Proactive Transparency – Information Booklet

    RS0038, 2018, Legislature

  13. Access to Information Law

    RS0039, 2018, Legislature

  14. Cooperation with CSOs on Regulations

    RS0040, 2018, Capacity Building

  15. E-Civic Engagement

    RS0041, 2018, Legislature

  16. Develop a Model of Job Description or Part of Job Description of an Officer Responsible for Cooperation with Civil Society in Local Administration

    RS0014, 2016, Public Service Delivery

  17. Organise Trainings for Public Administration Officers in Connection with the Application of the Guidelines on Inclusion of Civil Society Organisations in the Process of Passing Regulations

    RS0015, 2016, Public Service Delivery

  18. Organise Trainings for CSO in Connection with Application of the Guidelines on Inclusion of Civil Society Organisations in the Process of Passing Regulations

    RS0016, 2016, Public Service Delivery

  19. Improve the System for Collecting Initiatives from Citizens and Businesses

    RS0017, 2016, Public Participation

  20. Introducing Standards for Civic Participation in the Public Policy Management System

    RS0018, 2016, Public Participation

  21. Improving Proactive Transparency – Information Booklet

    RS0019, 2016, Public Participation

  22. Amendments to the Law on Free Access to Information of Public Importance

    RS0020, 2016, Public Participation

  23. Development of an Open Data Portal

    RS0021, 2016, Open Data

  24. Draft a Bylaw Based on the Guidelines for Evaluation of Websites

    RS0022, 2016, Open Data

  25. Improve the Institute of Public Hearing in the Drafting of Laws

    RS0023, 2016, Public Participation

  26. Development of a Uniform Methodology for Planning, Monitoring and Performance Evaluation of Programmes and Projects Implemented by Civil Society Organisations and Monitoring the Spending of Allocated Funds

    RS0024, 2016, Civic Space

  27. Amend the Regulation on Funds to Support Programmes or Missing Amount of Funds for Programmes of Public Interest Implemented by Associations

    RS0025, 2016, Civic Space

  28. Enactment of a Law on Electronic Documents, Electronic Identification and Trusted Services in Electronic Business

    RS0026, 2016, Public Service Delivery

  29. Establish a Single Public Register of Administrative Procedures and Other Conditions for Pursuing a Business Activity

    RS0027, 2016, Public Service Delivery

  30. Transparency in Monitoring Budget Expenditures

    RS0001, 2014, Fiscal Transparency

  31. Law on Financing Political Activities

    RS0002, 2014, Money in Politics

  32. Transparent Public Procurement Procedures

    RS0003, 2014, Open Contracting and Procurement

  33. Transparent Financing of Civil Society Organizations

    RS0004, 2014, Civic Space

  34. Extending and Clarifying Responsibilities of the Anti-Corruption Agency

    RS0005, 2014, Anti-Corruption Institutions

  35. Whistleblower Protection Trainings and Campaigns

    RS0006, 2014, Legislation & Regulation

  36. Draft Law Regulating Inspections in Public Administration

    RS0007, 2014, Audits and Controls

  37. e-Governmental Portal Awareness and Mobile Application

    RS0008, 2014, E-Government

  38. Starred commitment Public Administration Website Harmonization and Amendments to the Law on Free Access to Information of Public Importance

    RS0009, 2014, Right to Information

  39. New Technologies to Improve Citizen Services

    RS0010, 2014, Public Service Delivery

  40. Cooperation with Civil Society Organizations in Public Policymaking

    RS0011, 2014, Civic Space

  41. Citizen Participation in Local Government Affairs

    RS0012, 2014, Public Participation

  42. Civil Society Participation in Monitoring the Public Administration (PAR) Strategy

    RS0013, 2014, Audits and Controls


Resources

  1. Serbia Action Plan 2018-2020

    2019, Action Plan, Web page

  2. Serbia Design Report 2018-2020

    2019, IRM Report, Web page

  3. Serbia Design Report 2018-2020 – For Public Comment

    2019, Report Comments, Web page

  4. Serbia End-of-Term Report 2014-2016

    2017, IRM Report, Web page

  5. Serbia End-of-Term Report 2016–2018

    2019, IRM Report, Web page

  6. Serbia End-of-Term Report 2016–2018 – For Public Comment

    2019, Report Comments, Web page

  7. Serbia End-of-Term Report for Public Comment 2014-2016

    2017, IRM Report, Web page

  8. Serbia End-of-Term Self-Assessment 2014-2016

    2017, Self Assessment, Web page

  9. Serbia End-Term Self-Assessment Report 2016-2018

    2018, Self Assessment, Web page

  10. Serbia First Action Plan 2014-2015

    2015, Action Plan, Web page

  11. Serbia Letter of Intent to Join OGP

    2017, Letter, Web page

  12. Serbia Mid-Term Report 2016-2018

    2018, IRM Report, Web page

  13. Serbia Mid-Term Report 2016-2018 – For Public Comment

    2018, Report Comments, Web page

  14. Serbia Mid-Term Self-Assessment Report 2016-2018

    2017, Self Assessment, Web page

  15. Serbia Progress Report 2014-2016

    2016, IRM Report, Web page

  16. Serbia Second National Action Plan 2016-2018

    2016, Action Plan, Web page

  17. Serbia Self-Assessment Report 2014-2015

    2016, Self Assessment, Web page


Current Data

The data below is updated periodically, most often after large numbers of new action plans and IRM reports.

Commitment Performance

The following variables answer the question “Did this commitment open government?“, and focus on how government practices have changed as a result of the commitment’s implementation.

Key

No IRM data

Pending IRM Review

Major
Outstanding
Starred Commitments
Action Plan 1
2
0
1
Action Plan 2
4
0
0
Action Plan 3

Global

Most per action plan
4
7

Regional

Most per action plan
4
7

How to Get More Starred Commitments

Starred commitments in OGP are one of the ways the IRM designates promising reforms. The graph below shows where the major areas for improvement in action plan design and implementation should take place based on past action plans.

Key

Stars (Global average 7%)

Focus on implementation

Focus on design

Pending IRM review

No IRM data

Focus on design

Focus on objectives and impact (ambition/potential impact)

Focus on relevance to open government

Focus on verifiability

Action Plan 3

Public Participation

This table shows: 1) the level of public influence during the development and implementation of OGP action plans, 2) whether consultations were open to any member of the public or only to those invited; and 3) whether a forum existed that met regularly.

Key

Participation was closed

Participation was open to any interested party

No IRM data

Forum

Pending IRM review

Definitions

Collaborate: Iterative dialogue and public helped set agenda

 

Involve: Government gave feedback on public inputs

 

Consult: Public gave input

 

Inform: Government provided public with information on plan

Collaborate
Involve
Consult
Inform
No Consultation

Development

Action Plan 1
Action Plan 2
Action Plan 3
Collaborate
Involve
Consult
Inform
No Consultation

Implementation

Action Plan 1
Action Plan 2
Action Plan 3

OGP Global Report Data

The data below is drawn from the 2019 OGP Global Report. You can view and learn more about the report here.

Selected Dimensions of Open Government

This section captures how each OGP member can play a leadership role, based on IRM-based findings and third-party scores. This list does not cover all of open government and OGP members are not required to take any action.

Action implications

These are recommendations on the role that each OGP member might play in each policy area. The recommendations are derived from a combination of the IRM-based findings and third-party scores.

IRM-based findings

Reflect the performance of commitments in a particular policy area, as assessed by the IRM.

 

(NC) No Commitments
(CA) Commitment(s) in the policy area.
(IR) IRM-Reviewed: At least one IRM-assessed commitment.
(C) Was Complete: At least one commitment was substantially or fully completed.
(A) Was Ambitious: At least one commitment with moderate or transformative potential impact.
(ER) Showed Early Results: At least one commitment opened government in a “Major” or “Outstanding” way.

Third-party scores

Reflect “real-world” performance, i.e., performance outside of the OGP framework. Scores are comprised of various indicators collected by respected organizations.

Anti-Corruption

Action Implications
No data
IRM-Based Findings
NC
CA
IR
C
A
ER
3rd-Party Score (0-4)
0
Action Implications
Implement for Results
IRM-Based Findings
NC
CA
IR
C
A
ER
3rd-Party Score (0-4)

Civic Space

Action Implications
IRM-Based Findings
NC
CA
IR
C
A
ER
3rd-Party Score (0-4)
Action Implications
Implement for Results
IRM-Based Findings
NC
CA
IR
C
A
ER
3rd-Party Score (0-4)
Action Implications
Consider Action
IRM-Based Findings
NC
CA
IR
C
A
ER
3rd-Party Score (0-4)

Open Policy Making

Action Implications
Consider Action
IRM-Based Findings
NC
CA
IR
C
A
ER
3rd-Party Score (0-4)
Action Implications
IRM-Based Findings
NC
CA
IR
C
A
ER
3rd-Party Score (0-4)

Access to Information

Action Implications
Implement for Results
IRM-Based Findings
NC
CA
IR
C
A
ER
3rd-Party Score (0-4)
Action Implications
Consider Action
IRM-Based Findings
NC
CA
IR
C
A
ER
3rd-Party Score (0-4)
Action Implications
Consider Action
IRM-Based Findings
NC
CA
IR
C
A
ER
3rd-Party Score (0-4)
Action Implications
Consider Action
IRM-Based Findings
NC
CA
IR
C
A
ER
3rd-Party Score (0-4)

Fiscal Openness

Action Implications
Implement for Results
IRM-Based Findings
NC
CA
IR
C
A
ER
3rd-Party Score (0-4)
Action Implications
Consider Action
IRM-Based Findings
NC
CA
IR
C
A
ER
3rd-Party Score (0-4)
Action Implications
Consider Action
IRM-Based Findings
NC
CA
IR
C
A
ER
3rd-Party Score (0-4)

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