Growing economies, like Kosovo, depend on a continuous, affordable source of energy for economic growth, to increase employment opportunities and job creation, in particular for underserved segments of society, such as women, young adults, rural populations, and minority groups.
Over the past decade, the Kosovo government has attempted to expand Kosovo’s generation capacity and has committed to increasing domestic generation capacity from renewable energy sources in accordance with obligations under the Energy Community Treaty.
USAIDs EMPOWER Credit Support (ECS) addresses one of the key constrains to economic growth in Kosovo: access to credit for high-growth potential micro, small and medium sized enterprises (MSMEs).
USAID, through Agricultural Growth and Rural Opportunities (AGRO) Program focuses on increasing agricultural productivity, marketability, and responsiveness to markets, which will enhance the sustainability and competiveness of targeted Kosovar agribusinesses in domestic and export markets.
Pristina, May 5 – Today, the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) announced new assistance the United States government is providing Kosovo to further develop the nation’s highly competitive agricultural sector through grants to farmers and others within the agricultural value chain.
Last updated: July 23, 2015