Minister Reçica and Swiss Ambassador Thomas Kolly agree for continuation of projects for the benefit of Kosovo

Pristina, on 12.10.2020

The Minister of Labor and Social Welfare met today with the Ambassador of the Swiss Confederation in Kosovo, Mr. Thomas Kolly, with whom they talked about the relations between Kosovo and Switzerland.

Minister Mr. Reçica informed Ambassador Mr. Kolly about the projects and program of MLSW, for the Reforms that this Ministry has undertaken in this governing mandate.

On this occasion, Minister Mr. Reçica thanked Ambassador Mr. Kolly for the assistance provided by Switzerland to Kosovo, both in terms of diplomacy and economic development with concrete projects. On this occasion, the Minister thanked the Ambassador once again for reaching an agreement on Social Security, because it has facilitated the lives of citizens in both our friendly countries. With this agreement, the citizens of Kosovo are enjoying the benefits gained in the state of Switzerland and this is to be appreciated.

Also, it was discussed to reach an agreement for the third phase of the EYE Project, (Enhancing Youth Employment) project which will further assist the youth of Kosovo in education and employment.

Minister Mr. Reçica and Ambassador Mr. Kolly agreed to continue projects for the benefit of Kosovo, especially in vocational training and rehabilitation, economic development and reducing unemployment in Kosovo.