23
JAN
2015

EMPOWER Private Sector Meets Ferizaj/Uroševac

EMPOWER Private Sector met today with over 30 business sector and municipal representatives in Ferizaj/Uroševac and presented the project’s objectives and grant scheme. The meeting was organized in the premises of the city’s Municipal Assembly. Mayor Muharrem Svarqa noted: “This...
21
JAN
2015

EMPOWER Private Sector Continues to Tour the Country

Today, EMPOWER Private Sector visited Pejë/Peć to talk to over 45 business owners and representatives from other organizations interested in USAID’s latest job creation initiative.  At the meeting hosted in the Municipality of Pejë/Peć, Mayor Gazmend Muhaxheri stated that the...
15
JAN
2015

Joint Actions to Promote Kosovo’s Adventure Tourism

EMPOWER Private Sector brought together 36 representatives of tourism service providers, tour operators, municipality, and ministry officials for a networking meeting to discuss and coordinate actions to accelerate foreign tourist arrivals to Kosovo. There was a lively discussion...
14
JAN
2015

Helping Wood Industry Grow and Expand

Today, EMPOWER Private Sector brought together over 25 representatives of leading businesses and SMEs from the Kosovo wood industry from both north and south Kosovo. This is the first meeting of the USAID supported initiative through EMPOWER Private Sector to help local wood...
09
JAN
2015

Experts from Albania Visit Kosovo Apparel Companies

09 January 2015 – A meeting dedicated to exploring opportunities for the growth of apparel sector in Kosovo was hosted today by the USAID EMPOWER Private Sector between the Mayor of Gjakov/Djakovica Mimoza Kusari-Lila, and Albania’s National Chamber of Garments President Arbe...
18
DEC
2014

EMPOWER Private Sector Project Meets with Business Sector in Mitrovicë/a

Over 90 people representing the business sector and other local organizations in Mitrovicë/a North joined the USAID EMPOWER Private Sector project’s presentation to find out more about grant opportunities that will help job growth in this area. This is the first of seven sessions...
09
DEC
2014

USAID Launches New Project to Encourage Job Creation in Kosovo

Pristina, December 9, 2014 – The highest representatives of the U.S. Government joined the Kosovo private sector and other organizations to celebrate the launch of EMPOWER Private Sector – USAID Kosovo’s newest job-creation initiative.