Read our Latest Blog Posts on various topical issues from our and other Helvetas projects from around the world.
Hope for the future, little interest for the present
“They do not take into account our suggestions” was one of the statements of a Kosovo Serb citizen, when asked about the contribution of the ideas of the participants during public meetings. Insufficient information, low interest of citizens in relation to the municipality, nepotism and unequal opportunities for women are […]
Municipal Assembly: A strong link between the citizen and state at the local level
Municipal Assembly: A strong link between the citizen and state at the local level The work of local government is fundamentally important. Municipalities are the basic governing units in the local government system in the Republic of Kosovo. They’re the primary provider of numerous essential services, and their work touches […]
Improving Kosovan Institutions Through a Performance-Based Grant Scheme
FROM: ZENEBE B. URAGUCHI, NORBERT PIJLS, ERTAN MUNOGLU – 01. MAY 2018 Kosovo faces challenges in good governance and quality service provision. One of the problems is the inadequate performance of the administration, which is mainly caused by political economy issues. Yet projects that provide capacity development support rarely target […]