Third Edition of the Wood Industry Convention Puts Focus on Made in Kosovo Furniture

Third Edition of the Wood Industry Convention Puts Focus on Made in Kosovo Furniture

On December 5th, 2018, the third annual Wood Industry Convention was held in Prishtina to promote Made in Kosovo furniture and support the growth of Kosovo’s wood-processing industry. The event gathered wood processors, government agencies, donors, international

Youth Awarded Certificates for the Completion of Business Skills Training

Youth Awarded Certificates for the Completion of Business Skills Training

On December 3rd, 2018, 100 youth from Gjilan and Viti were awarded certificates for the completion of business skills training at ceremonies at the two municipalities. The training was part of EMPOWER Private Sector’s Self-Employment Training Program. The

Third-annual Wood Industry Convention to Support and Promote Kosovo’s Wood Processors

Third-annual Wood Industry Convention to Support and Promote Kosovo’s Wood Processors

The third edition of the Wood Industry Convention will be held on December 5th 2018, at the Emerald Hotel in Prishtina, starting from 9:30. The event will highlight and raise awareness of the importance of the wood-processing

Second-annual Apparel Convention Promotes Growth of Kosovo’s Apparel Industry   

Second-annual Apparel Convention Promotes Growth of Kosovo’s Apparel Industry  

On November 14th 2018, the second edition of the Apparel Industry Convention took place in Prishtina to promote Kosovo’s apparel industry.  The Chargé d’Affaires at the U.S. Embassy in Prishtina Colleen Hyland, Kosovo Prime Minister Ramush Haradinaj,

Third Edition of the Green Festival Yields Biggest Success Yet

Third Edition of the Green Festival Yields Biggest Success Yet

October 2018 – The green energy sector presents considerable opportunities for economic growth and job creation in Kosovo. To support this promising sector, USAID EMPOWER Private Sector has initiated and organized the Green Festival for three years

We Are Looking for Interns!

If you are a University student about to complete studies or newly-graduated, eager to acquire work experience in a dynamic working environment, then we want to hear from you!
USAID EMPOWER Private Sector, in partnership with SIDA, has currently five internship position in the sector as follows:
  1. Administration Intern
  2. Grants Management Intern
  3. Apparel Sector Intern
  4. Communications Intern
  5. Social Media Intern  (based in the office of The Association of Wood Processors of Kosovo)

An internship brings you a step closer to your career path by giving you the opportunity to learn and acquire professional experience.
The internship is for an initial six (6) months period, with possibility of extension depending on candidate’s interest and performance.
If you are interested in any of the opportunities, please submit your CVs and a Motivation letter (in English) at jobs@empowerkosovo.orgPlease indicate in the email subject title of the internship opportunity you are applying for.  Deadline for application is January 31, 2019. Full Scope of Works are available at EMPOWER Private Sector web at http://empowerkosovo.org/