President Osmani met with the representatives of the Heinrich Böll Stiftung foundation

The President of the Republic of Kosovo, Vjosa Osmani received today the representatives of the German foundation of the Greens, Heinrich Böll Stiftung.

At the meeting the parties discussed about the importance of the Green Agenda for the Western Balkans and for the Republic of Kosovo in particular. President Osmani stressed that sustainable development and the protection of the environment are and will be a priority during her term. She said that the pandemic has made the importance of preserving the health of the citizens clear to us, in which case she stressed the importance of environmental protection to achieve this goal.

Among others, President Osmani stated that Kosovo should embrace a model of economic development that is aligned with the green agenda, because the facts from the field prove that such a thing is not only possible, but also economically more reasonable.

The parties also discussed about the importance of the Declaration from the Sofia Summit on the Green Agenda for the Western Balkans, emphasizing that on the eve of the next meeting of leaders within the Berlin Process, the means and policies for implementing the commitments in practice should be identified.