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EU Special Representative Lajčák to visit Kosovo

The European Union Special Representative (EUSR) for the Belgrade-Pristina Dialogue and other Western Balkan regional issues, Miroslav Lajčák, will travel to Kosovo tomorrow. During his visit from 15 to 17 September, he will meet with political leaders,...

European Union deploys Election Observation Mission in Kosovo

In response to an invitation by the President of Kosovo, the European Union (EU) has decided to deploy an EU Election Observation Mission (EOM) to observe the local elections scheduled for 17 October 2021. Josep Borrell, High Representative of the Union for Foreign...

Call for Applications for Very Verified Facilitators

Call for Applications for Very Verified Facilitators

KosovaLive and IREX are currently implementing the Learn to Discern (L2D) – Kosovo project to address Kosovo’s media and information consumption challenges by equipping 1,100 young adults with media and information literacy skills through development of Very Verified...

Temporary increase in KFOR troop presence during exercise

Throughout the months of August and September, the NATO-led Kosovo Force (KFOR) will conduct an Operational Rehearsal Training Exercise. This will result in a temporary increase of troops on the ground. A small military contingent from the United Kingdom will arrive...

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Live video (with animation elements) producer in Kosovo

Live video (with animation elements) producer in Kosovo

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS Issue Date:  June 2, 2021 Proposal Due Date:  June 23, 2021 Anticipated Award Date: July 2021 Scope of Work: Production of live video with animation elements for online learning platform (Kosovo) IREX, a Washington, DC-based nonprofit...

Live video (with animation elements) producer in Kosovo

Live video (with animation elements) producer in Kosovo

REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS Issue Date:  June 2, 2021 Proposal Due Date:  June 23, 2021 Anticipated Award Date: July 2021 Scope of Work: Production of live video with animation elements for online learning platform (Kosovo) IREX, a Washington, DC-based nonprofit...

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A monument highlights environmental issues, but has limitations

A monument highlights environmental issues, but has limitations

Nita Qena handpainted the entire monument herself last February and has been involved in the Newborn sign’s evolution since Ismaili, her husband, revealed it when Kosovo gained independence on February 17, 2008. She hoped to use environmentally-friendly paint to fit the theme, but Qena had to use oil-based paint in order for the design to handle all kinds of weather until the monument is repainted next February.

Divided mining complex oxidizes amid multiple truths

Divided mining complex oxidizes amid multiple truths

Across the bridge to the north, drivers and passerby read only Cyrillic letters of the Serbian language on street signs, storefronts, food labels, anti-Kosovo graffiti and billboards thanking Russian President Vladimir Putin. People exchange Serbian dinars for coffee and plum brandy instead of euros. Russian and Serbian flags flap against the wind and hang from every building in the city center.

Newborn reclaimed with mixed reactions

Newborn reclaimed with mixed reactions

Ismaili first started changing Newborn’s theme in 2013. Previously, the government would not permit Ismaili to repaint it. Overlapping signatures and graffiti buried the faded monument before the government updated it on the 2013 anniversary.

Microbrewery aims to add new flavors to Kosovo beer scene one bottle at a time

Microbrewery aims to add new flavors to Kosovo beer scene one bottle at a time

PRISTINA – Kosovo’s first microbrewery Sabaja, located just outside the city in Gracanica continues to find growing success as they enter their fourth year of business. Working with local restaurants, supermarkets and festivals, such as Beer Fest Kosova. Sabaja founder Alex Butler has made a name for himself and his partners in the Kosovo beer scene.

Recycling and clean-up programs having mixed success

Recycling and clean-up programs having mixed success

In a small office south of the Bill Clinton statue in Pristina, Nora Cukaj scrolls through a picture album on Facebook. The page for her organization —Let’s Do It Kosova – is filled with pictures from projects across the country. With a bright red fingernail, she pointed at the most recent set of pictures. Two men stand in a shallow river, pulling paper and plastic from a tangle near the pillar of a bridge.

We are located in the media complex in the center of the capital city of Prishtina. What once used to house the first Albanian newspaper Rilindja, now is the Governmental building and we are right close to it.