Project: “Support to socio-economic stability in the western Balkans region 2017-2018”
Duration: May 2017 – December 2018
Donor: Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the German Government
Location: Republic of Kosovo-Municipalities of Suhareka, Lipjan, Decan, Strpce, Istog, Gjakova, Gracanica, Mitrovica and North Mitrovica.
The overall objective of the program is to increase the capacity of economically and socially vulnerable groups to participate more fully in society.
Specific objective of the program: Decreased levels of poverty among economically vulnerable groups
The project components that will lead to the direct job creation of at least 240 registered employees, thus contribute to the socio-economic stability in targeted areas, are:
Grants for micro businesses
Business and vocational trainings
Support community entrepreneurial initiatives throughout the country
Supporting four correctional institutions in the rehabilitation and re-socialization of persons who have been in conflict with the law