Our Stories

  • Teaching Girls in Kosovo to Code
    Aug 1, 2016

    lerta and Zana founded Girls Coding Kosova (GCK), an NGO dedicated to empowering and training women and girls in coding and programming. GCK immediately resonated with Kosovar women. Since it was established in August 2015, more than 500 women and girls have become active members of this rapidly growing community

  • Awakening the spirit of innovation for Kosovo’s youth
    Jul 25, 2016

    With a similar dream to UNDP’s – to contribute to the sustainable development of Kosovo – BONEVET aims to produce a new generation of qualified and experienced youth who can foster innovation and spur competitiveness in Kosovo’s economy

  • Skills, Skills & Skills: the recipe for a more prosperous life in south Kosovo
    Jul 20, 2016

    Contributing to a number of the Sustainable Development Goals, the InTerDev project in 2016 offered 14 young residents of two municipalities the opportunity to develop vocational skills in 3 professions that are in demand

  • Social Enterprises in South Kosovo Go International
    Jul 11, 2016

    The social enterprises Mladi Na Selu from Dragash/Dragaš and Udruženje Proizvodjača Maline - Sušice from Štrpce/Shtërpcë set off in late 2014 on a quest to not only supply the market with their superb produce, but also create jobs for the local community

  • UNDP Kosovo Goes Orange
    Dec 3, 2015

    A number of events are taking place as part of the campaign to fight gender based violence during the 16 Days of Activism and UNDP has been an integral part of these initiatives

  • Debates on Truth-Finding Initiatives
    Nov 30, 2015

    Two debates on transitional justice issues took place in Prishtinë/Priština the last two weeks of November that focused on truth-finding as one of the key pillars of transitional justice, alongside reparations, justice, and guarantees of non-recurrence

  • Innovative Business Ideas Receive Grants
    Oct 2, 2015

    43 unemployed men and women have been awarded grants to establish their new businesses in six business sectors such as IT, wood processing industry, tourism, metal processing industry, food production and packaging and textile

  • InTerDev Project Builds on Successes of 2014
    Jul 28, 2015

    On July 15, the project partners gathered in a meeting hosted by the Dragash/Dragaš Municipality to discuss the results of the first half of 2015 and pave the way for the project’s activities for the rest of the year.

  • Engaging the Youth in Discussions on Human Development and Gender Equality
    Jul 24, 2015

    This educational program aims to bring together local and international professors and lecturers to contribute their knowledge in the field of humanities, social and natural sciences, engineering, etc. through courses, workshops, public discussions and lectures.

  • Proudly Wearing the Bronze
    Jun 10, 2015

    Kosovo office was awarded the bronze gender seal for a full compliance of mandatory actions for gender mainstreaming and achieving strong partnerships