The Kosovar Civil Society Foundation (KCSF) in partnership with NGO Dona opened a civil society Help-desk on 25 July, 2013 in Shtërpcë/Štrpce. The Help-desk falls under the project “Strengthening civil society involvement in policy-making and implementation in Kosovo”. KCSF and NGO Dona, through the Help-desk in Shtërpcë/Štrpce, aim to support the development of the civil society sector through promoting and assisting CSOs with good governance, participation in decision-making, and participation in the European Integration process. Starting from 25th of July 2013, civil society organizations, citizens, and public authorities from Shtërpcë/Štrpce and the region will have at their disposal information, trainings, coaching materials as well as space for their activities related to strengthening citizen participation in decision making. This initiative enables CSOs from this area to have access to similar services provided by the KCSF Center in Prishtina. To contact KCSF for information on getting involved please visit their website.
*Opening of the Helpdesk in Shtërpcë/Štrpce was financially supported by the European Union Office in Kosovo and Kosovo Foundation for Open Society (KFOS).