22 Mar 2014

An Op-Ed on the occasion of the 22 March, 2014, the World Water day and its relevance for the Kosovo today Groundwater has always been an invaluable source of water, and is used across the globe for many as a primary source, and for others as a back-up water supply. Kosovo has an unequal distribution […]

12 Mar 2014

  On 11 and 12 March, the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) Director of Bureau for Europe, Vincent Cochetel, visited Kosovo and urged authorities to increase efforts to facilitate voluntary return, to support the full reintegration of returnees and to pursue durable solutions for those still displaced inside Kosovo and in the region. […]

31 Mar 2014

By José Graziano da Silva   How often have you gone to the supermarket and searched for the best-looking apples or bananas on display?  Our natural preference for pretty fruit means that tons of fruit and vegetables with only minor flaws are thrown away. Food wasted by consumers – or by the stores and restaurants that […]

19 Mar 2014

New York, 20 March 2014 The twin concepts of happiness and well-being increasingly feature in international discussions of sustainable development and the future we want.  Many countries are going beyond the rhetoric of quality of life to incorporate practical measures to promote these concepts in their legislation and policy-making.  These good practices can inspire other […]

On the occasion of International Women’s Day 2014 – celebrated on March 8 around the world – UN Women Executive Director Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka stresses that “progress for women is progress for all.” Celebrating progress already made for women’s rights, women’s empowerment and gender equality, she further urged women, men, youth, and leaders  of nations, communities, religion  and commerce to recommit to making gender equality a global reality. 

For more information on International Women’s Day, please visit: www.unwomen.org

 



On the occasion of International Women’s Day 2014 – celebrated on March 8 around the world – UN Women Executive Director Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka stresses that “progress for women is progress for all.” Celebrating progress already made for women’s rights, women’s empowerment and gender equality, she further urged women, men, youth, and leaders  of nations, communities, religion  and commerce to recommit to making gender equality a global reality. 

For more information on International Women’s Day, please visit: www.unwomen.org

 



Earthquake School Drill in Gjilan/Gnjilane as a part of the Emergency Preparedness exercise  On 5th December 2013,  organised by The International Volunteer Day, UNDP Kosovo, UN Volunteer Programme in Kosovo, Save the Children and IFRC in partnership with Emergency Management Agency/Ministry of Internal Affairs, Red Cross of Kosova and Municipality of Gjilan/Gnjilane .