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Thursday, December 10, 2015 - 11:15am

Prishtine, 10 Dhjetor — Sot, në Ditën Ndërkombëtare të të Drejtave të Njeriut, Ambasadori i SHBA-ve në Prishtinë Greg Delavi, i shoqëruar nga Shkëlqësia e Saj Presidentja Atifete Jahjaga, Drejtori i Misionit të USAID-it Xhejms Houp dhe Ministri i Drejtësisë Hajredin Kuçi, morrën pjesë në ceremonin e lancimit të fushatës nacionale për të përkrahur të drejtat e grave në pronë.

“Jam e lumtur që po shënojmë Ditën Ndërkombëtare të të Drejtave të Njeriut duke nisur një fushatë të rëndësisë së veçantë, e cila i dedikohet njërit nga parimet themelore njerëzore e që është e drejta mbi pronën,” tha Presidentja e Republikës së Kosovës Jahjaga në fjalën e saj hyrëse.

Fushata synon të rrisë të kuptuarit e publikut për të drejtat pronësore në përgjithësi dhe për të drejtat e grave për të trashëguar pronë në veçanti. Fushata bazohet në të gjeturat e një ankete të realizuar në prill 2015, sipas së cilës 73 përqind e kosovarëve nuk kanë njohuri themelore për të drejtat e tyre pronësore.

USAID provides opportunities for innovative technology
Friday, August 16, 2013 - 5:00am

Robokids camp organized on July 7 - 11 brought together 36 students from 16 Kosovo schools that have introduced robotics activities into their curriculum. The camp was tailored specifically to strengthen robotics and computer control skills for students of grades seven to grade nine.

Children drink water
Thursday, July 11, 2013 - 2:30am

Some 15,100 residents of Malisheva town and surrounding villages will have potable drinking water running through their taps as of June 18, 2013. USAID through its activities has assisted rehabilitation of the pump station in Baje village thus supplying the town and surrounding villages with quality drinking water.

In support of Women, Half of the population - right representation
Monday, July 1, 2013 - 3:00am

Youth activists, members of youth forums, of different political parties, who led four advocacy campaigns using news social media, were presented with certificates for their innovation, leadership and work done by USAID.

Twenty-five activists were awarded certificates at the ceremony held on June 26, 2013. Minister of Health, Ferid Agani, Minister of Diaspora, Ibrahim Makolli, representatives from political parties and civil society were present at the ceremony.

USAID Director Maureen A. Shauket inquiring about electric circuit
Wednesday, June 26, 2013 - 5:00am

 

The last of 24 Professional Development Centers (PDC) opened in Junik on June 20. Maureen A. Shauket, USAID/Kosovo Mission Director and Agron Kuçi, Mayor of Junik unveiled the official plaque of this center for teachers in Junik.

Students enjoy a break at the University of Prishtina
Thursday, June 20, 2013 - 10:00am

Facebook is helping the University of Prishtina (UP) move towards transparency and modernization. An initiative to collect ideas that can be implemented within 30 days has gathered some 60,000 viewers and some 200 recommendations related to improving the way the University communicates.

USAID Director and Minister of Agriculture tour the strawberry booths and talk to farmers
Tuesday, June 11, 2013 - 7:15am

 

Farmers across Kosovo gathered in Pristina to promote local produced strawberries on June 5 through June 8. The Strawberry Promotional Days are organized by USAID in partnership with Kosovo’s Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Rural Development, to link Kosovo’s strawberry farmers with consumers. The promotional event should not only expand the market for fresh strawberries and jams, but also inspire more domestic farmers to begin cultivating the berries as well, according to officials.

Celebrating International Children Day and Milk Day
Wednesday, June 5, 2013 - 8:45am

Hundreds of school children in Kosovo marked World Milk Day on June 1 in downtown Pristina by enjoying free samples of locally produced milk, yogurt, cheese and ice cream. The annual event highlighted the gains Kosovo’s dairy industry continues to make in rebuilding since the 1998-’99 armed conflict. USAID plays a major role in those efforts.

U.S. Coordinator of Assistance for Europe and Eurasia Daniel Rosenblum (left), World Bank Country Director for Southeast Europe
Monday, May 20, 2013 - 1:30pm

International donors came together in Pristina for a May 14th conference on sustainable energy for Kosovo. The conference was hosted by the Kosovo government in cooperation with the World Bank and the European Union.  The U.S. Coordinator of Assistance for Europe and Eurasia Daniel Rosenblum joined Joost Korte, EU Deputy Director-General of Enlargement, and Ellen Goldstein, World Bank Country Director for Southeast Europe, in pledging some $200 million to the development of Kosovo's energy sector.

Officials cut the inaugural ribbon of the newly rehabilitated court in Lipjan
Thursday, May 16, 2013 - 10:00am

USAID continues to assist the Kosovo Judicial Council and the courts to implement their reorganization efforts to improve court efficiency and transparency.  The reform focuses on the implementation of procedural and administrative changes, as well as court facility upgrades. 

In that regard, on May 13 Kosovo judicial leaders, together with representatives of the U.S. and Norway, inaugurated the newly renovated Lipjan/Lipljan Branch Court of the Pristina Basic Court. 

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