In response to the newly established jurisdiction of the misdemeanour courts, USAID Government Accountability Initiative, in cooperation with the Judicial Academy and the Misdemeanour Appellate court designed and delivered a series of trainings for more than 100 misdemeanour judges from appellate and first instance courts on the new set of competences introduced by the Law on Public Procurement. The trainings were held in Belgrade (June 21-22, September 21-22), Novi Sad (September 24-25), Kragujevac (September 28-29) and Niš (October 1-2).