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With the organization of the Association of Kosovo Municipalities, the fourth workshop ‘Localization of Agenda 2030 & Sustainable Development Objectives’ was held with municipal officials of the municipality of Istog.

The workshop with the motto ‘Do Not Leave Anyone Back’ in local level institutions and communities of Kosovo, is co-organized by the Association of Kosovo Municipalities and the Institute for Development Policy (INDEP).

This one-day workshop, which was dedicated to local municipal officials, provided a detailed explanation and better understanding of the localization of CDS, in order to strengthen the capacity to take concrete action to implement the 2030 Agenda, as well as the role of AKM in such initiatives that aim to support municipalities in this regard.

On this occasion, municipal officials had the opportunity to be trained to address the sustainability of actions at the local level, not only to increase their institutional capacity, but also to be able to systematically integrate CSDs and the ‘Do Not Leave Anyone Behind’ principle. in their programs and budgets and to ensure long-term commitment in addressing these topics.

Furthermore, the content of the workshop included the identification of CDDs and relevant targets for their municipalities and the development of recommendations for their action plans.

Since the MDGs cover all sectors, in this workshop participants were officials from different directorates of this municipality where they had the opportunity to reinforce their knowledge on this topic as well as joint cross-sectoral discussions that affect the Sustainable Development Objectives.

This project is implemented by AKM in cooperation with INDEP, supported by GIZ and NALAS.