Culture, Heritage and Diversity

EU/CoE support to the promotion of cultural diversity in Kosovo*


Local Development through Heritage


This component aims to support local development through direct local pilot actions and important strategy development in the selected regions. More specifically, the component enhances:

The development of strategies on heritage management and heritage tourism in Kosovo with the use of Regional Heritage Plans;

The promotion of sustainable economic and social development through the establishment of monitoring mechanisms for the implementation of heritage plans for Kosovo West;

The setting up of private-public partnerships for local development initiatives.


The component focuses on three main areas (click on the illustrations for more information):






Documentary on Local Development Pilot Project

*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  



4 Components

Capacity Development for Heritage

Education and Public Awareness

Local Development through Heritage

Community Well-being through Common Heritage



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