Municipality of Backi Petrovac, Serbia:
The 1st Safe Community in the South Eastern Europe and 134th in the World
The idea of the Safe Community Project in Serbia was first introduced to Dr Jan Sabo, Mayor of Municipality of Backi Petrovac by the beginning of 2004 when Dr Mirjana Milankov Safe Community Project Leader, Republic of Serbia presented her paper on the subject of “Old people in a Safe Community”.
Dr Jan Sabo took to the concept of Safe Community. Since he wishes to improve the health, quality of life and the safety of the Municipality of Backi Petrovac citizens, he suggested that the Project Safe Community be promoted with their public.