Science, education, culture, youth and sports

Policy overview

This sector encompasses the policies that guide the development of science, innovation and research, further improvement of education at all levels of learning, safeguarding and strengthening the position of young people, and the development of sport and culture in Montenegro.

The synergies among these policy areas work towards having comprehensive social and economic development based on innovation and strong research activities, high-quality education as the key element reinforcing a productive life and development for each individual, with special emphasis on youth holding new knowledge and skills. Clear direction for reinforcing cultural identity and conservation of cultural heritage, and a strong system of sport which is inclusive for all categories in society, also work in favour of such socio-economic development.

Sector-based strategies

Overview of current strategy papers

Sports and Youth

Expired documents

Programme for Pursuing Public Interest of Youth Policy in 2020


Sector-based strategies

Scientific Research Strategy 2017-2021

Sector-based programmes

Programme for Adopting Open Science Principles 2020-2022

Roadmaps and other planning documents relevant for policy implementation

Innovation Programme 2021-2024


Expired documents

Creative Montenegro: Identity, Image, Promotion 2017-2020

Programme for Protection and Preservation of Cultural Property

Culture Development Programme 2016-2020