UN-HABITAT Pristina Office
Ministries Building "Rilindja" 10th Floor
10000 Prishtina, Kosovo
Phone: +381 38 20032611
Fax: +381 38 224 122
20 March 2014
The Municipal Spatial Planning Support Programme in Kosovo (MuSPP), implemented by UN-Habitat and funded by the Swedish Development Cooperation, organized a workshop in Ohrid, FYROM, on 19 and 20 March 'Making better cities together': Where are we? Where do we want to go, and how?. The workshop aimed at introducing the Programme to newly elected Mayors from MuSPP partner municipalities, its respective support and related achievements, as well as discussing the new municipal planning management requirements set by the Government of Kosovo, challenges and recommendations for yearly programming and further cooperation.
19 March 2014
At the margin of the workshop 'Making better cities together': Where are we? Where do we want to go, and how?', that took place on March 19-20, 2014 in Ohrid, the Municipal Spatial Planning Support Programme (MuSPP) and the Minister of Environment and Spatial Planning (MESP), Mr Dardan Gashi, signed a Memorandum of Understanding providing a comprehensive framework of cooperation between the Ministry and UN-Habitat for the smooth implementation of the MuSPP which aims to sustainable development of partner municipalities through strategic and comprehensive planning interventions.
03 March 2014
The Assembly of Hani i Elezit/Elez Han approved the Detailed Urban Plan (DUP) for the Center and Park neighbourhood of the municipality, on its second annual meeting held on 27th of February 2014. The Plan was drafted by the department of Urbanism, Cadastre and Environment Protection (UCEP) within the municipality, with professional support of the Municipal Spatial Planning Support Programe (MuSPP), implemented by UN-Habitat and funded by the Swedish Development Cooperation. The plan aims to guide development within the area by ensuring the integrated delivery of infrastructure i.e. roads, sewage systems as well as encouraging the use of non-motorised modes of transport. The plan was also drafted in an inclusive manner with the participation of all relevant stakeholders throughout the entire process.
29 January 2014
The inauguration ceremony of Zatra Green Boulevard took place on January 29, 2014 in Peja/Pec. The project is deriving from the municipal spatial planning process (Municipal/Urban Development and Urban Regulatory Plans) and came as the result of a participatory design approach, together with other partners such as MOBKOS - Urban Mobility in Kosovo, and the University of Ghent. The project is integrated in a city-wide approach to promote connectivity and soft mobility. Zatra neighbourhood was subject of an Urban Regulatory Plan, developed jointly by UN-Habitat and the municipality of Peja/Pec.
28 January 2014
The Municipality of Junik, together with the Municipal Spatial Planning Support Programme (MuSPP) implemented by UN-Habitat and financed by the Swedish Development Cooperation, held an inauguration of the capital investment project (CIP) of Moronica Natural Park in Junik on January 28, 2014. The capital investment project is a result from the planning process and was developed jointly by the Municipality of Junik and MuSPP, through a participatory process.
14 January 2014
The Municipal Spatial Planning Support Programme (MuSPP) was invited to participate in an Expert Group Meeting (EGM) on the theme of Public space in the global agenda for sustainable development. The main objectives of the meeting were to discuss UN-Habitat's policy approach and strategy on public space, and to refine a planned Global Toolkit on Public Space.
06 December 2013
The Municipal Spatial Planning Support Programme (MuSPP) financed by the Swedish Development Cooperation and implemented by UN-Habitat together with the Ministry of Environment and Spatial Planning, the Ministry of Local Government Administration, the Agency of Gender Equality within the Office of the Prime Minister, the Association of Kosovo Municipalities and the Friedrich Ebert Foundation, organised a workshop on "Gender perspective in the spatial planning process".