REC Office Kosovo*

REC Office Kosovo*

Established

2000

Website

kos.rec.org

Contact details

Str. "Enver Maloku" No. 28, Pristina, Kosovo*
Phone / Fax: (381-38) 22 51 23
Email: info@kos.rec.org

Mailing address:
PO Box 160, 10000 Pristina, Kosovo *

* This designation is without prejudice to positions on status, and is in line with UNSCR 1244 and the ICJ Opinion on the Kosovo declaration of independence.

Current staff

  • Agron Bektashi Office Director |
  • Naim Arifaj Operational and Information Office Assistant |
  • Firdeze Bekteshi Project and Information Officer |
  • Fitore Ferizi Project and Finance Officer |
  • Avdullah Nishori Expert |
  • Lura Rexhepi Junior Expert |

Our vision is to empower active environmental citizenship to and support environmentally mainstreamed policy making.

The office was established to assist in the development and strengthening of environmental civil society; to support the development and enforcement of appropriate environmental policies; and to ensure that environmental issues are taken into consideration during the process of transition. REC Office Kosovo* focuses its activities in three main areas:

  • Support to institutions for efficient environmental management: building the capacities of governmental officials, local authorities and environmental CSOs; and promoting good governance practices, transparency and environmental democracy.
  • Provision of information/education for civil society: implementing environmental education and awareness-raising campaigns and disseminating environmental information.
  • Development of sustainable communities: promoting energy efficiency, waste recycling and other sustainable development practices.
  • Environmental policy making
  • Local environmental action planning
  • Civil society development and capacity building
  • Environmental education
  • Water resources management
  • Sustainable development
  • Waste management (waste prevention and recycling)
  • Information dissemination
  • Ecological agriculture
  • Biodiversity conservation
* This designation is without prejudice to positions on status, and is in line with UNSCR 1244 and the ICJ Opinion on the Kosovo declaration of independence.

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