Following successful completion of the first round of internships, USAID’s REPOWER-Kosovo Project launched round two in partnership with the University of Prishtina and RIT Kosovo (American University in Kosovo).
Last week Ambassador Delawie visited the Green School in Pristina. This is the first school of its kind in the region, constructed and run with new technologies to reduce energy consumption. The school is a leader in providing quality education, promoting youth innovation and environmentally-conscious citizenship. To date, the students of this school have engaged in robotics and software programming, and are always looking for ways to apply modern technology to preserving the environment.
The recent World Bank’s Doing Business Report 2017, released on October 25th ranks Kosovo four positions ahead of last years’ report: from 64th to 60th worldwide. The Doing Business Report evaluates the ease of doing business across 190 world economies.
Ambassador Greg Delawie joined Minister of Justice Dhurata Hoxha at a one-day conference on guaranteeing women’s property rights in Pristina on October 25th.
USAID – through the Strengthening Elections Administration Activity (SEAA) implemented by IFES – is building on the previous support to electoral processes. The activitity will focus on enhancing the capacity of the Central Election Commission (CEC) and Election Complaints and Appeal Panel (ECAP) to independently deliver credible and widely-accepted elections to an informed voting public.
Last updated: November 21, 2016