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  • 26 Mar 2015
    Woman Welder Starts Work

    Recognizing 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

  • 24 Mar 2015
    “From Cradle to Grave” – Tracing the firearms

    UNDP’s Firearms and Explosives Risk Minimization Project (FERM) reaches aims to provide training to 140 Kosovo Police officers in the field of tracing of firearms, its parts and ammunition

  • 20 Mar 2015
    UNDP Kosovo Marks International Day of Happiness

    The General Assembly of the United Nations in its resolution 66/281 of 12 July 2012 proclaimed 20 March the International Day of Happiness recognizing the relevance of happiness and well-being

  • 18 Mar 2015
    Another Municipality Launches Integrity Plan

    Municipality of Gjakovë/Djakovica, UNDP and Kosovo Anti-Corruption Agency, launched the municipal Integrity Plan

  • 13 Mar 2015
    No Longer Lost

    The story comes from a UNV / UNDP component within UN Joint project in Kosovo funded by UN Trust Fund for Human Security and implemented by The Ideas Partnership

  • 25 Feb 2015
    Babies Always Welcome

    UNDP’s Local-Level Response for Employment Generation and Integrated Territorial Development (InTerDev) project congratulated30 farmers whose heifers received earlier from the project gave birth to small calves

  • 24 Feb 2015
    Assembly of Kosovo and UNDP Help Young People Gain Work Experience

    Internship Programme helps address the needs of the Assembly and encourages and supports the interests and involvement of young people

  • 23 Feb 2015
    SLED Awarded Best Energy Efficiency Project in Kosovo for 2014

    On 20 February, UNDP received an official note from the Kosovo Energy Efficiency Agency (KEEA) that works under the Ministry of Economic Development that this component of the SLED project was selected as the best project of the year that contributed to the reduction in CO2 emission in Kosovo

  • 11 Feb 2015
    European Emergency Number 112 Day arrives in Pristina

    112 is a toll free number which every citizen can access from landlines, mobile phones and international lines

  • 04 Feb 2015
    American University and UNDP to Increase Quality Research in Kosovo

    The MOU contains common areas of cooperation in Human Development (HD) Research and –Teaching, active engagement of students and professors in research activities

  • 29 Jan 2015
    ALMP Continues to Support Employment Generation

    Priorities of ALMP2 activities during 2015 include the support of the establishment and functionalization of the Kosovo Employment Agency, the support of preparation of a feasibility analysis for the establishment of the Employment Fund, and also the piloting of the self-employment programme

  • 20 Jan 2015
    Integrated Territorial Development Project Discusses 2014 Results

    Among the highlighted results was enhancement of capacities of municipal staff, the private sector, as well as the civil society through numerous trainings

  • 15 Jan 2015
    Safety in Public Schools of Pristina not Satisfactory

    Public Pulse produced an action paper on violence and security in public schoolsin Pristina the outcomes of which will be used to draft the Comprehensive Platform 2015-2018 Against Violence in Schools in Prishtinë/Priština municipality

  • 19 Dec 2014
    Milking machines make easier work for women farmers

    The UNDP “Aid for Trade” project recently distributed valuable labour-saving milking machines to women farmers in Shtërpcë/Štrpce, a municipality of Albanian and Serbian communities, in a mountainous region favourable to livestock breeding

  • 15 Dec 2014
    Santa Claus Heartens Farmers in Dragash/š

    30 farmers in the Opoja region of the Dragash/š Municipality benefited from the municipal Territorial Employment Pact’s (TEP) Action no. 1 supporting the upgrade of micro-farms

  • 12 Dec 2014
    UNDP Helps Women Farmers

    UNDP’s “Aid for Trade” project distributed 28 milking machines to women farmers in the municipality of Shtërpcë/Štrpce

  • 12 Dec 2014
    Small Things Make Miracles Happen

    During the 12-day training, over 130 participants representing different institutions were trained and advised on how to prepare business plans, apply for and benefit from grant schemes such as the LDF, or initiatives of the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Rural Development, and EU grant procedures, as well as value chain analyses in agricultural sector, tourism development and rules and regulations for resource utilization

  • 09 Dec 2014
    Improving Quality of Labour Market Statistics

    Discussion focused on how to improve the quality and reliability of labour market data used in addressing key policy issues

  • 09 Dec 2014
    Stories Against Corruption Awarded

    Association of Journalists of Kosovo (AJK) presented on 9 December prizes for best media stories on corruption in 2014

  • 05 Dec 2014
    Make change happen, volunteer

    In Kosovo, the United Nations Volunteer programme marked this day by mobilizing volunteers and civil society and supporting the Elderly House in Pristina

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