The public engagement campaign “Be Responsible. Zero Grey Economy” of Montenegro won Open Government Partnership’s second prize, competing with the best projects from 33 other countries which promote citizen involvement in implementing public policy. The Montenegrin campaign won the prestigious award for its contribution to boosting cooperation between civil and public sectors, and active involvement of citizens in implementing public policy.
The award ceremony took place during the “OGP High-Level Event: Citizen Action, Government Responsiveness,” at the level of heads of state and government on September 25th 2014, during the 69th UN General Assembly, in New York. Montenegro’s President Filip Vujanović presented the award to Vuk Vujnović, Coordinator of the campaign from the Public Relations Bureau of the Government of Montenegro and Professor Slobodan Đukanović, Coordinator of the Creative Programmers Team from the Faculty for Electrical Engineering in Podgorica.The Montenegrin campaign was supported by the UNDP – Global Anti-Corruption Initiative. For more information, click here.