Advancing Kosovo Together – Local Solution Team Meets with the Mayor of Istog Municipality

On Wednesday January 14, the Advancing Kosovo Together – Local Solution Team headed by Ms. Nermin Mahmuti acting CoP met with the Mayor of Istog Mr. Haki Rugova where AKT – LS program objectives were presented in order to align them with municipality priorities.

The Mayor informed AKT – LS team that the Municipality of Istog has prior experience with USAID projects and that they are looking forward to other projects that would help increase their capacities in offering better services to their citizens. The AKT – LS team and Mayor Rugova also discussed the situation of infrastructure and businesses within this municipality and the possibilities of AKT – LS Program engagement in improving these two sectors in this municipality. Both teams agreed to extend the contacts to the level of managers on relevant fields in order to be able to proceed with the implementation of the program as soon as possible.