ABA Rule of Law Activities in Kosovo - Evaluation Report
The purpose of this program is to develop the technical capacity of the Central Election Commission (CEC) and its Secretariat to help establish more effective electoral processes in Kosovo. It aims to help increase the short-term efficacy and the long-term capacity of the CEC and other electoral administration institutions in Kosovo by:
USAID has partnered with Advocacy Training and Resource Center (ATRC) for this program, which is aimed at increasing transparency and fairness among Kosovo’s justice sector institutions.
With USAID’s support, the Arbitration Centers at the American Chamber of Commerce (AmCham) and Kosovo Chamber of Commerce (KCC) will increase and improve staff capacities, improve their internal systems, and launch a combination of initiatives to increase the quality, efficiency, and demand for arbitration service in Kosovo.
Today, USAID Mission Director Maureen A. Shauket and President of the Central Election Commission (CEC) Valdete Daka signed a Memorandum of Understanding today in Pristina. The Memorandum of Understanding outlines USAID’s assistance to the CEC in conducting training for CEC members and the Secretariat of the Central Election Commission (CECS), as well as providing active procedural support, advice, and technical assistance in the field during elections.
Last updated: November 14, 2014