UN-HABITAT Pristina Office
Ministries Building "Rilindja" 10th Floor
10000 Prishtina, Kosovo
Phone: +381 38 20032611
Fax: +381 38 224 122
29 November 2013
Kosovo's Ministry of Environment and Spatial Planning (MESP) in partnership with OSCE (Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe) and UN-Habitat, has organised a roundtable debate on community involvement in the process of Informal Settlements (IFS) regularisation. The event, which took place in Pristina, on the 26 of November 2013, was held on the occasion of the launch of the manual on the inclusion of citizens in the process of regularisation of Informal Settlements in Kosovo. The manual was presented by MESP's Head of the Planning Division, Ms. Suzana Goranci.
23 November 2013
On 22 nd of November 2013 in the premises on the Municipality of Hani i Elezit/Elez Han, an agreement of cooperation was exchanged between Municipality of Hani i Elezit/Elez Han and UN-Habitat's Municipal Spatial Planning Support Programme in Kosovo ( MuSPP ) funded by the Swedish Development Cooperation. This agreement was signed between the two Parties for the implementation of capital investment project (CIP) for regulating the access to primary school "Ilaz Thaci" in Hani i Elezit/Elez Han.
07 November 2013
The Institute of Spatial Planning (ISP) within the Ministry of Environment and Spatial Planning (MESP), together with the Municipal Spatial Planning Support Programme (MuSPP) implemented by UN-Habitat and financed by the Swedish Development Cooperation, have organized a workshop on the Spatial Plan for the National Park Bjeshkët e Nemuna (Accursed Mountains), which took place on November 6th, 2013, at the Ministries Building "Rilindja" in Pristina.
21 October 2013
In October 2013, UN-Habitat has released its report: The state of European Cities in Transition 2013: Taking stock of 20 years of reform. The publication analyzes the impacts on the cities of the 23 countries and territories of transitional Europe that in the early 1990s embarked on their transition from centrally planned economies to democratic and market-based systems.
12 October 2013
The Municipality of Parte/Partesh, supported by the Municipal Spatial Planning Support Programme (MuSPP) implemented by UN-Habitat and financed by the Swedish Development Cooperation, opened the public review for the draft -Strategic Environmental Assessment (SEA) report for the Municipal Development Plan (MDP) of Parte/Partesh. The opening ceremony took place on October 11th, 2013, at 11:00 in the Municipal Administration Building Partesh/Partes in Pasjane/ Pasjan
10 October 2013
In order to enhance the public participation and present the developments on the draft design of the Capital Investment Project (CIP), the Department of Public Services of the Gjilan Municipality, supported by UN-Habitat's Municipal Spatial Planning Support Programme (MuSPP), financed by the Swedish Development Cooperation, has organised the second public presentation of the CIP Adem Jashari and Zijah Shemsiu streets. This public presentation was organised in the City Theatre Hall on the 9th of October, and accompanied by the exhibition of the project design that remained open until the 11th of October. A considerable number of citizens, a representative of HANDIKOS, municipal representatives, including the mayor, deputy-mayor and department directors, and representatives from Traffic Police, participated actively in this presentation. This presentation was also covered by local media.
08 October 2013
On Monday October 7th, UN-Habitat's Municipal Spatial Planning Support Programme in Kosovo, together with the Ministry of Environment and Spatial Planning, joined forces to celebrate World Habitat Day 2013 and organised a seminar under the topic Kosovo Cities in Transition: towards a second generation of municipal plans. The seminar aimed at discussing the implementation, monitoring and overall assessment of the achievements of the municipal planning process in Kosovo in the perspective of the implementation of the new Law on Spatial Planning which came into force in September 2013. The seminar and debate on Post-MDP (Municipal Development Plan) and new generation of Plans for Kosovo municipalities proposed also to exchange experiences from the region.