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  • 13 Sep 2013
    Public Hearing on the Draft Law on Weapons

    UNDP KOSSAC was part of Working Group established by the decision of the Secretary General of the MoIA and provided technical support to in-line ministries in reviewing and finalization of the Draft Law on Weapon

  • 01 Aug 2013
    Joint UNDP-IMF Prize for Best Study on Remittances

    DEED and IMF would like to offer Kosovar researchers and Kosovar students from different disciplines and Universities around the world free access to the unique 2012 Kosovo Remittance Survey dataset in order for them to produce a substantive analysis by using the data. This initiative is an opportunity to gain more knowledge about the size, forms, and effects of remittances as well as to stimulate a debate on the role of remittances and innovative strategies for increasing the impact of remittances on Kosovo’s economy.

  • 17 Jul 2013
    Parlamentarians discuss Report on monitoring the implementation of the Law on Gender Equality

    Monitoring of the law was directly supported by UNDP’s, Parliamentary Development for Social Policies (PDSP) Project, with the aim of exploring whether Kosovo institutions have reached the objective of building a more equitable society in accordance with the law and the third Millennium Development Goal - Gender Equality and Women Empowerment.

  • 15 Jul 2013
    UNDP and UNIDIR evaluate the Kosovo Firearms Programme

    United Nations Institute for Disarmament Research (UNIDIR) has developed a knowledge-management software tool that will assist UN agencies, Member States, and implementing organizations who wish to use the International Small Arms Control Standards (ISACS) in measuring, prioritizing and evaluating their small arms control commitments by maximizing the utility and practicality of ISACS.

  • 28 May 2013
    Mobile App to Reduce the Risk of Disasters

    In partnership with the Ministry of Internal Affairs and its Agency for Emergency Management, UNDP has launched the mobile phone application “Kosovo Emergency Management Application (KEMA)”

  • 13 May 2013
    CDF Talks – A new knowledge sharing platform

    CDF project has put forward a platform dubbed "CDF Talks" , which will be a series of informal presentations by CDF advisers sharing their knowledge and good practices from their personal experiences while supporting Kosovo institutions.

  • 10 Apr 2013
    Kosovo Law on Gender Equality translated into Braille

    Law on Gender Equality has been translated into Braille alphabet for the blind and visually impaired people.

  • 28 Jan 2013
    Round table on “Law for gender equality and legal institutions” with women with disabilities

    ‘Handicap Kosova’ is implementing the ‘Law for Gender Equality and Legal Institutions’ project with special focus on women's rights and empowerment

  • 21 Mar 2012
    Former Officer, a successful business woman

    Shkëndije Hoda is one of the 43 women who were in the Kosovo Protections Corps (KPC) and who have been assisted with their transition into viable civilian occupations.

  • 08 Dec 2011
    Osnat Lubrani: ‘What does it mean to be a human rights defender’?

    Development agencies, government and other public institutions, human rights defenders and activists, we should consistently commit ourselves for all those many people who live in extreme poverty and multiple forms of discrimination only because they are Roma, Ashkali, Egyptian, because they are women, disabled, because they have a different sexual orientation, because they were denied equal opportunities…or simply because they decided to speak about human rights violations committed in the past.

  • 27 Sep 2011
    Osnat Lubrani: Violence in Kosovo

    Violence against women and girls is a human rights issue; but is also a development issue. It hampers productivity, reduces human capital and undermines economic growth.

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