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Call for Proposals for Small and Medium Size Grants to Support CSOs to implement projects in one of three thematic areas: Environmental Protection, Green Energy and Circular Economy

Deadline for submission of applications is: 12 April 2019 at 23:59 Institute for Development Policy (INDEP) in cooperation with Balkan ...
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INDEP: Call for Experts

INDEP is currently implementing the project “Sustainably (developing) Local Governments for Sustainable Development Goals (SDG4SDs)”, a project financed by the ...
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INDEP: Call for Experts

Starting from January 2019, INDEP is implementing the project “Women managers in public sector – facilitating the transformation from a ...
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INDEP launches a call for application for Small Grants

This Call for Applications for Grants is launched as part of the project ‘ INVESTOMETRI - Ensuring transparency and accountability ...
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INDEP: Job Vacancy Announcement as Research Assistant!

Institute for Development Policy (INDEP) is a research institute and advocacy center that aims to develop sustainable policies in the ...
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Regional cooperation crucial for advancing the sustainable development agenda in the Western Balkans

Institute for Development Policy (INDEP) in partnership with East West Parliamentary Practice Project (EWPPP) organized this weekend the roundtable “Sustainable ...
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INDEP is part of the Governance Committee of CIMU SEE

Following the successful completion of UNESCO and EU-supported National Consultation on Media and Information policies and strategies in Kosovo, INDEP ...
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Indep publishes the research “Waste management in Kosovo – Identifying challenges in the sector “

Waste management in developing countries remains one of the environmental problems that affect the sustainable development of society, with greater ...
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The government adopted the concept-document on Tourism – most of INDEP recommendations included

The Government of Kosovo has adopted the concept-document on Tourism. INDEP, supported by the Kosovar Civil Society Foundation - KCSF ...
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Standardization – crucial to meet SAA objectives

The Institute for Development Policy (INDEP) organized the roundtable "Effects of standardizing domestic products in maximizing benefits from the SAA." ...
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Letter to the Chief Prosecutor of the Republic of Kosovo

Dear Mr. Lumezi, Chief Prosecutor of the Republic of Kosovo A few days ago, Kosovo’s budget lost 53 million euros ...
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INDEP discusses Independent Agencies and the Long-Awaited Reform – Existence, Functionalization and Recruitment

The Institute for Development Policy (INDEP) organized the roundtable on "Independent Agencies and the Long-Awaited Reform - Existence, Functionalization and ...
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INDEP held the first National Consultation on MIL policies and strategies

The Institute for Development Policy (INDEP) in partnership with Ministry of Education, Science and Technology and Office for Good Governance ...
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10 recommendations to be implemented for a more rational use of water resources

On World Water Day, INDEP published 10 recommendations with the implementation of which, Kosovo could make a more rational use ...
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In a protest note, Executive Director of INDEP resigns from the evaluation committee for the election of the Chief of KEEA

In a letter addressed to the Minister of Public Administration, Mahir Yagcilar, the executive director of INDEP, Burim Ejupi resigned ...
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10 immediate measures to be undertaken on International Forests Day!

INDEP has published a set of 10 recommendations on the immediate measures which need to be undertaken by the Government ...
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The implementation of quality standards remains a challenge for Kosovo

The Institute for Development Policy held the roundtable "Promotion of Standards for Domestic Products and Implementation of the SAA". On ...
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The first workshop on Media and Information Literacy was held in Kosovo

Institute for Development Policy (INDEP) launched the project "Building trust in media through Media and Information Literacy" on 27th of ...
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10 immediate measures to be undertaken by the Government to reduce air pollution!

Given the situation in Prishtina of high air pollution, INDEP issued a proposal with 10 recommendations on the immediate measures ...
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Haradinaj government to stop violating the laws in force

Institute for Development Policy (INDEP), GAP institute and GLPS, have issued a statement opposing Haradinaj Government’s decision for appointing two ...
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Almost 30% of citizens have no incomes, while their prime minister has the biggest wage in Europe!

We, civil society organizations; INDEP, GAP & GLPS, issued a statement opposing Haradinaj Government's decision 04/20 of 20 December 2017 ...
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Prosecutor to initiate investigations on unlawful actions that are taking place in the country

We, as a NGO group, require from the Prosecutor of the country Aleksandër Lumezi that in accordance with his mandate ...
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The Assessment of the First 100 Days of the Government

The Institute for Development Policy (INDEP), the Group for Legal and Political Studies (GLPS), and the GAP Institute, presented a ...
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CSO statement against the initiative to amend the Law on Specialized Chambers

We, the organizations signed in this letter oppose the initiative of some Kosovo's deputies to amend the Law on Specialized ...
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INDEP: Call for a non-key expert (NKE)

INDEP: Call for a non-key expert (NKE) INDEP has been commissioned by European Union to provide assistance to the beneficiaries ...
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SEERMAP publishes the report on South East Europe’s Electricity Sector Futures

PRESS RELEASE Stronger Together - Finds New Report on South East Europe 2050 Electricity Sector Futures Brussels, 6th November 2017 ...
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Letter to the members of the Parliamentary Committee on Economic Development, Infrastructure, Trade and Industry

The Institute for Development Policy (INDEP) has addressed a letter to the members of the Parliamentary Committee on Economic Development, ...
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Debts cannot be waived without the approval of the Assembly

On 3 October 2017, the Government of the Republic of Kosovo issued a decision to waive the debts of water ...
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ERO Board to be functionalized and adequate mechanisms to be ensured so that it will not remain non-functional in the future!

Kosovo Civil Society Consortium for Sustainable Development (KOSID), has issued an request to the Government of Kosovo to proceed as ...
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Letter to Prime Minister, Ramush Haradinaj

Institute for Development Policy (INDEP), Group for Advanced Studies (GAP) and Group for Legal and Political Studies (GLPS) sent a ...
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Platform for Prishtina presented from the civil society point of view

The Institute for Development Policy (INDEP) with the support of Friedrich Ebert Stiftung (FES) in Pristina, held the round table ...
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INDEP joins the Democracy Fair

At this fair, we shared our analyzes and other researches, by also having the chance to directly contact citizens who ...
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INVESTOMETRI expands its network in 4 more municipalities

In the second year of implementation of the project: "Investometri - more transparency and accountability towards public expenditures for capital ...
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INDEP meets citizens of Obilic

Institute for Development Policies held a meeting with citizens of Obilic within the program of democratic governance and the project ...
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INDEP meets citizens of Drenas

In partnership with the municipality of Drenas, INDEP held a meeting with citizens of this municipality to discuss over the ...
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INDEP publishes the Annual Report 2016

Dear INDEP friends, may you please find attached in this link the Institute's Annual Report 2016. We are pleased to ...
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The advisory board of INDEP held a meeting

On Friday, 31st of March 2017, Institute for Development Policy – INDEP held a meeting with its advisory board in ...
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INDEP and KOSID: The new proposed fees’ structure by ERO harms familiar and business consumers

Kosovo Civil Society Consortium for Sustainable Development (KOSID) and Institute for Development Policy (INDEP) held a roundtable with citizens and ...
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INDEP partakes in drafting the Bill on Freedom of Association for NGOs

INDEP researcher, Dardan Abazi, is part of the working group on drafting the Bill on Freedom of Association in Nongovernmental ...
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Mining sector development by ensuring investment in community, environment protection and increased investments

Institute for Development Policies, INDEP in partnership with the Committee for Economic Development, Infrastructure, Trade and Industry held a discussing ...
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INDEP: Call for experts

INDEP has been commissioned by European Union to provide assistance to the beneficiaries of the Civil Society Facility (CSF)-funded operating ...
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Government of Kosovo must prove its commitment toward protection of human rights by discharging political appointees

We asses the initiative of Government of Kosovo for constituting the Coordinating Group for Human Rights in Republic of Kosovo ...
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Western Balkan regional cooperation practices and challenges on RES integration were presented in European Parliament, Brussels

Yesterday was held a round table at the European Parliament in Brussels, initiated by Mr. Benedek Javor, M. Carolina Bunset, ...
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INDEP – a leader on promoting partnership between academy and civil society in Kosovo

On 23rd of December, we closed this year by holding a discussion roundtable on the challenges that are faced by ...
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Senior researcher and operations manager, Ms. Learta Hollaj presents in the workshop for alternative energy planners and modelling experts in Budapest

Our senior researcher and operations manager, Ms. Learta Hollaj, was invited as a panel speaker in the workshop for alternative ...
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INDEP introduced the new platform ‘Investometri” in Drenas and Obiliq and discussed with the citizens regarding the capital investments.

Representatives of the Institute for Development Policy (INDEP), held meetings with the citizens of Drenas and Obiliq and discussed the ...
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Job vacancy announcement: Research Assistant

INDEP is seeking for a full-time Research Assistant. We are looking for highly motivated people willing for teamwork and willing ...
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INVESTOMETRI launched – an electronic platform that aims to increase transparency and accountability in municipal capital investment costs

The Institute for Development Policy (INDEP) launched the electronic platform - www.investometri.com. The platform aims to increase the transparency of ...
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INDEP Executive Director participates in the annual meetings of the World Bank and International Monetary Fund in Washington, D.C

INDEP Executive Director, Mr. Burim Ejupi, is participating in the World Bank’s annual meeting being held in Washington, D.C. The ...
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The Project: “Consus-Tempus, connecting science – society collaborations for sustainable innovations” is concluded

On September 29, 2016, in Durres, Albania, saw the conclusion of the project Consus - Tempus, which aims to foster ...
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INDEP takes part in the “South East Europe Electricity Roadmap”

he Institute for Development Policy - INDEP is participating in the first workshop of the South East Europe Electricity Initiative ...
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Institute for Development Policy (INDEP) takes part at the civil society organizations fair on the occasion of the Day of Democracy

The Institute for Development Policy (INDEP), as part of activities to mark the Day of Democracy, is participating in a ...
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INDEP participated in the first meeting of the Forum of Central and Eastern Europe Energy Efficiency (C4E)

The Institute for Development Policy participated in the Forum of Central and Eastern Europe Energy Efficiency (C4E) Balchik held in ...
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“Kosovo Environmental Protection: the effect of air pollution and deforestation in our environment.”

Learta Hollaj, operational manager and senior researcher at INDEP was presenter at the the panel discussion titled "Environmental Protection in ...
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INDEP is part of the CONSUS regional network for sustainable development

At a special event organized on May 11, 2016, the Memorandum of Understanding for the establishment of the CONSUS network ...
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INDEP is part of the CONSUS regional network for sustainable development

At a special event organized on May 11, 2016, the Memorandum of Understanding for the establishment of the CONSUS network ...
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INDEP is part of the CONSUS regional network for sustainable development

At a special event organized on May 11, 2016, the Memorandum of Understanding for the establishment of the CONSUS network ...
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The government has its way opened to depoliticize the boards of public enterprises

After months of efforts by the INDEP Institute , GAP Institute and GLPS, yesterday the Anti-Corruption Agency (ACA) published its ...
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The Stabilisation and Association Agreement – an economic opportunity that must be used wisely

The Institute for Development Policy (INDEP) and the German-Kosovar Chamber of Commerce organised the roundtable “Stabilisation and Association Agreement: the ...
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Vocational training, the best answer to unemployment

The Institute for Development Policy (INDEP), in collaboration with the Ministry of Labour and Social Welfare, organised a roundtable discussing ...
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The consortium members of the CONSUS Tempus Project organized the workshop “Connecting Science Society Collaborations for Sustainable Innovations”

On 20th of January 2015, after following several workshops organised in Tirana and Peja, the consortium members of the CONSUS ...
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INDEP, GAP AND GLPS: The Government has politicised the KPA board and has violated the law and procedures in place

The Assembly of Kosovo is evermore subject to the coalition agreement between PDK and LDK. The highest institution of the ...
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INDEP and KDI: The Constitutional Court is being politicized

The election of the two judges to the Constitutional Court is illegal and politically dishonest. The ruling parties, based on ...
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Politicization in public enterprises released its roots

The politicization of public enterprises is bringing its first consequences. Now that the Kosovo government filled the public enterprises boards ...
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The government continues to violate the law by politicizing the public enterprises!

The Government of the Republic of Kosovo continues to violate the Law on Public Enterprises (No. 03/L-087) by selecting politicized ...
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INDEP: The pressure on MPs for the election of judges to the Constitutional Court has to stop

Following the process by which judges are selected to the Constitutional Court, the Institute for Development Policy – INDEP expresses ...
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Kosovo Marks the International Day for Energy

Marking the International Day for Energy, the Institute for Development Policy (INDEP) in collaboration with Balkan Green Foundation (BGF), and ...
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Problems prevalent in the dairy industry beyond the demands of its producers

The Institute for Development Policy (INDEP) took part in the roundtable organised by Parliamentary Commission for Economic Development, Infrastructure, Trade, ...
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INDEP took part in the International Day of Democracy Fair

The Institute for Development Policy (INDEP) under the auspices of the project “Strengthening Parliamentary Oversight,” in which it collaborate closely ...
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INDEP provides training to more than 130 municipality officials, private sector representatives and NGOs, in the area of Energy Efficiency

Today marks the conclusion of trainings offered to 5 central municipalities, respectively the municipality of Fushë Kosovë, Lipjan, Obiliq, Podujevë ...
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INDEP presents three measures for the creation of approximately 20,000 jobs

The Institute for Development Policy (INDEP) in collaboration with Friedrich Ebert Foundation (FES) held today a press conference where a ...
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INDEP: Kosovo still not ready for a liberalised electricity market

Today, the Institute for Development Policy (INDEP) in collaboration with the Kosovo Civil Society Consortium for Sustainable Development (KOSID), held ...
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On Word Press Freedom Day, INDEP has published “The State of the Media in Kosovo 2015”

The Institute for Development Policy (INDEP) has published a yearly report on the state of the media in Kosovo on ...
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The Institute for Development Policies (INDEP) has been awarded two grants by the British Embassy in Pristina

Today, two contracts have been signed (in two distinct ceremonies) between INDEP and the British Embassy that enable INDEP to ...
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Without accountability, the independence of the independent agencies is just irresponsibility!

The Institute for Development Policy and the Parliamentary Committee for Economic Development, Infrastructure, Trade and Industry organized a roundtable entitled ...
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INDEP presents the policy making cycle to the local business representatives in Kosovo

The Institute for Development Policy, (INDEP), held today the workshop “The Policy cycle and business participation in policy making in ...
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INDEP organized it’s first training session on Energy Efficiency within the project ‘Doing more with less’

Institute for Development Policy (INDEP) in cooperation with the local organization Initiative for the Environment and Local Development (IAZHL), in ...
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The ConSus project wins the main award in Japan

The ConSus project (Connecting Science-Society Collaborations for Sustainability Innovations) which INDEP is a part of has been awarded with 'Outstanding ...
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Unified standards in the food industry as a first step towards improving trade relations between Kosovo and Albania

Institute for Development Policy (INDEP) in cooperation with the Albanian Institute for International Studies (ISHS), organized a roundtable on Wednesday ...
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INDEP organized the NGO Fair in Peja

On November 20th, the Institute for Development Policy (INDEP) and NGO Lens in collaboration with Forum for Civic Initiatives (FIQ), ...
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INDEP attends the Second Regional Conference Organized by the School of Ecological Activism in Podgorica

Institute for Development Policy INDEP participated in the second regional conference organized by the School of Ecological Activism in Podgorica ...
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INDEP organizon punëtorinë “Si të ndryshojmë një politikë publike”

Në kuadër të projektit “Nxitja e ciklit të politikëbërjes për politika zhvillimore në Kosovë“ Instituti për Politika Zhvillimore (INDEP) mbajti ...
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INDEP held a workshop titled “How to change public policy”

Within the project "Fostering the policy-making cycle for development policies in Kosovo", Institute for Development Policy (INDEP) held a workshop ...
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PERSPEKTIVA – the first electronic space which is aimed at clarifying and discussing the Normalization Agreement amongst Kosovo citizens

Institute for Development Policy INDEP, in cooperation with NGO “New Perspektiva” has launched the website www.new-perspektiva.com, which is aimed at ...
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INDEP takes part at the International Day of Democracy Fair

On September 15, Institute for Development Policy (INDEP) took part in the Fair of Civil Society Organizations in the International ...
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Cooperation between the Government of Kosovo and Civil Society becomes electronic

Institute for Development Policy (INDEP) and NGO Lens, have completed the first part of the project "Platform for basic e-participation," ...
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Efficiency for Development: Economics of Energy Efficiency in Kosovo

Energy efficiency must be seen as one of the main pillars of government efforts, not only to fulfill the fundamental ...
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INDEP presented in the Regional Conference: Environmental Civil Society in Southeast Europe organized by the Regional Environment Center.

Rinora Gojani, researcher and coordinator of Sustainable Development program in INDEP, on the 3rd of April talked about the importance ...
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KOSID holds its fourth annual workshop

Kosovar Civil Society Consortium for Sustainable Development (KOSID) holds its fourth annual workshop on: ‘Sustainable Energy Options for Kosovo’. The ...
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The increase of parliamentary supervision is required

On Wednesday, the 5th of February, the Institute for Development Policy (INDEP) and the Parliamentary Committee on Economic Development, Infrastructure, ...
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Round-table for the Spatial Plan of the National Park ‘Sharri’

On January 31, 2014, Institute for Development Policy ( INDEP ) within the Kosovo Civil Society Consortium for Sustainable Development ...
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vINDEP presented its study on “Feed in tariffs and their importance for investment in Kosovo”

On Sunday, January 12, 2014, Institute for Development Policy (INDEP) within the Kosovo Civil Society Consortium for Sustainable Development (KOSID), ...
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