Healthier Kosovo

Healthier Kosovo

What do we want to achieve?

Kosovo institutions achieve more effective governance in environment and health through inclusive, evidence-based planning, implementation and monitoring of air pollution impacts on health.

More people adopt behaviors that are healthy and that increase resilience to potential threats from environmental pollution.


· The environment and health committee (EHCo) is reformed to become an active steward of the environment and health agenda in Kosovo

· Baseline data on environmental / air pollution impacts on health /related non-communicable diseases (NCDs) and risk exposure of most disadvantaged groups are available.

· Improved capacity on evidence-based environmental health policy-making

· General population has increased awareness of negative impacts of air pollution on health

· Innovative initiatives that address environmental concerns introduced and implemented.


Status Active
Where? Kosovo
Duration: 2018 - 2019
Beneficiaries: Ministry of Health, Ministry of Environment and Spatial Planning, Kosovo Environmental Protection Agency, Institute of Public Health, Pilot Municipalities, Civil Society Organizations,
Project Budget: 950,076 EUR
Donors: Government of Luxembourg