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A look at the bystander effect and whether the law can increase interventions (Kosovo 2.0)

By   /  14/07/2017  /  International  /  No Comments

Almost two weeks ago, a very unfortunate event happened in the city of Gjilan/Gnjilane. An elderly man passed away as a result of his weak health, high temperatures and lack of people willing to stop and help him. The tragedy was afterwards followed by anger, despair and outbursts that took place mainly on social media. […]

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Shkelzen Gashi: If VV comes to power, maybe only Kurti will remain uncorrupt (Kosovo 2.0)

By   /  05/07/2017  /  International  /  No Comments

Shkelzen Gashi, one of Vetevendosje co-founders, alongside Albin Kurti, speaks about its growth during elections, its past mistakes and their being ill prepared to govern, reports Kosovo 2.O. In late 2004, a donkey was brought before Kosovo’s government building, and on it a banner reading “vote for me.” Three youngsters were leading the compliant donkey […]

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Human trafficking continues in Kosovo (K 2.0)

By   /  30/06/2017  /  International  /  No Comments

New report suggests some progress from previous years. The U.S. State Department released its 2017 Trafficking in Persons Report this week, which indicates that Kosovo has a long way to go to tackle the phenomenon. As with last year, Kosovo has been categorized as a Tier 2 country, meaning it has “not fully met Trafficking […]

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The collapse of political strongholds (Kosovo 2.0)

By   /  21/06/2017  /  Articles from Kosovo media  /  No Comments

Changes in voting trends in Ferizaj, Kacanik and Fushe Kosove. Following June 11’s general election, the Central Election Commission (CEC) has released preliminary results showing a change in political party support on a national level. For the first time in its history, LDK has fallen to third place. The PDK-AAK-Nisma (PAN) coalition came first when […]

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Political and economic interests in media ownership are squeezing Kosovar journalism (Kosovo 2.0)

By   /  28/03/2017  /  Opinions  /  No Comments

Abit Hoxha, a journalism researcher, writes in an op-ed that media ownership in Kosovo is still “very fluid” in terms of who owns what and how this translates into influence on journalism.  On one hand, you have the economic ownership whereby “business owners attempts to utilize media, not only as a business in itself but […]

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Brussels dialogue continues amid increased tensions (KOSOVO 2.0)

By   /  25/01/2017  /  Opinions  /  No Comments

KOSOVO 2.0 has published an opinion piece by Eraldin Fazliu who notes that after weeks of tense relations between Kosovo and Serbia, both parties will today sit down in Brussels to continue the EU-mediated dialogue process. Discussions will take place at the highest level, with presidents Hashim Thaci and Tomislav Nikolic joining prime ministers Isa […]

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All talk, no action: Human rights in Kosovo in 2016 (Kosovo 2.0)

By   /  27/12/2016  /  Development/Humanitarian  /  No Comments

Though rhetoric has been positive, little benefit has been felt by Kosovo’s vulnerable communities this year. 2016 marked another year full of speeches from Kosovar leaders trying to portray themselves as promoters of a multicultural country that guarantees equal rights to everybody, while the institutions they lead failed again to provide a better living for […]

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UNMIK Headlines 1 December

By   /  01/12/2015  /  UNMIK Media Reports  /  No Comments

• Veseli: We urgently need a political solution (Epoka e Re)
• Derguti: Dialogue with Government, impossible (Epoka e Re)
• EU countries: Obstruction unacceptable, return to dialogue (dailies)
• O’Connell: Opposition’s place is in the Assembly (Telegrafi)
• AI calls for urgent investigation into Kosovo Police actions (Zeri)
• Lunacek: Kurti’s arrest at a bad time (Zeri)
• Lavdrim Muhaxheri, Ridvan Haqifi are believed to be in FYROM (Koha)
• Kosovo Police arrest terror suspect in Hani i Elezit (Kosovapress)
• Four arrested in anti-terror operation in Italy and Kosovo (Top Channel)
• ISIS graffiti in northern Kosovo (Zeri)
• Mustafa, Gashi hand over their deputy mandates (Epoka e Re)
• Poll: PDK ranks first, followed by Vetevendosje (media)

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