Our Stories

  • Awakening the spirit of innovation for Kosovo’s youthJul 25, 2016Awakening the spirit of innovation for Kosovo’s youthWith 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

  • Social Enterprises in South Kosovo Go InternationalJul 11, 2016Social Enterprises in South Kosovo Go InternationalThe 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 OrangeDec 3, 2015UNDP Kosovo Goes OrangeA 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 InitiativesNov 30, 2015Debates on Truth-Finding InitiativesTwo 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 GrantsOct 2, 2015Innovative Business Ideas Receive Grants43 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 2014Jul 28, 2015InTerDev Project Builds on Successes of 2014On 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 EqualityJul 24, 2015Engaging the Youth in Discussions on Human Development and Gender EqualityThis 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 BronzeJun 10, 2015Proudly Wearing the BronzeKosovo office was awarded the bronze gender seal for a full compliance of mandatory actions for gender mainstreaming and achieving strong partnerships

  • Woman Welder Starts WorkMar 26, 2015Woman Welder Starts WorkRecognizing the severe problem of unemployment and particularly taking into consideration vulnerable young people, mainly early school leavers, first time job seekers and long term unemployed living in poverty, UNDP, under the Austrian Development Cooperation-financed “Local-level Response for Employment Generation and Integrated Territorial Development - InTerDev” project implemented actions aiming at promotion of employment opportunities through skills upgrading and access to credit opportunities for disadvantaged youth

  • Week of Women 2015 Discusses CorruptionMar 25, 2015Week of Women 2015 Discusses CorruptionUNDP Kosovo office hosted the third day, 25 March, of the Week of Women which focused on "The role of women in fighting corruption"

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