World Environment Day

Local news, 05.06.2021

Today, on the World Environment Day, the Embassy of Switzerland joined Kosovo citizens‘ call to ensure the protection of the National Park of Sharr and to end the construction of damaging hydropowerplants in Kosovo, including in Shtërpce.

Embassy of Switzerland in Kosovo
World Environment Day © GAIA

Switzerland welcomes the readiness and intention of the new Kosovo leaders to respect environmental laws, stop nature degradation and uphold citizens‘ fundamental right to access safe and drinkable water.

Switzerland, as lead donor to improve access to and management of water resources in Kosovo, also supports the NGO Gaia who endeavours to protect the rivers of Sharr.