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Situated in Southeast Europe, Kosovo* is home to approximately 1.8 million people with a diverse ethnic composition. Kosovo*’s terrain is defined by mountainous and hilly features, making it a hub for varied ecosystems.

As a candidate for EU accession, it continues to align its policies with the European Union standards. In October 2021, Kosovo* endorsed the action plan for the Green Agenda for the Western Balkans, which aims at contributing to the sustainable socio-economic development and the green recovery of the region after the pandemic.


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

Useful links:

European Parliament: 2022 Report on Kosovo

Kosovo Sustainable development: balkangreenfoundation.org

2030 Agenda-in-Kosovo-ENG.pdf

Regional Cooperation Council | Sofia Declaration on the Green Agenda for the Western Balkans (rcc.int)


You can follow the project in Kosovo on our channels on Facebook and Instagram.

Ju mund të ndiqni projektet në Kosovë, në kanalet tona në Facebook dhe Instagram





Mar 22, 2024


Event date: Mar 7, 2024

NITRATES DIRECTIVE – bilateral workshop

The main objective was to involve a wider circle of stakeholders in the planning and implementation process, with a specific focus on developing a roadmap for the project’s next steps.


Mar 22, 2024


Event date: Nov 9, 2023

OTHERS – workshop

Workshop on finalization of Kosovo Environmental Strategy.


Nov 14, 2023


Collaboration advances Kosovo’s* Environmental Strategy for the Next Decade

Kosovo* is actively working on the "Strategy for Environmental Protection and Sustainable Development 2022 – 2031".


Jun 23, 2023


Wastewater treatment protects environment and health

Proper urban wastewater treatment is crucial for improving public health and environmental well-being.


May 09, 2023


EU4Green: Entering the next phase

On Monday 8th May 2023 the Project Steering Committee met online, as EU4Green enters a new stage and heads towards implementation of activities in the six Western Balkan economies.

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Jun 17, 2022


EU4Green: Kick-off for Western Balkans project

On 17 June, the Umweltbundesamt, the Environment Agency Austria, officially launches the EU4Green project with a hybrid event in Montenegro.