Speeches

Speeches and declarations (22)

Object 1 – 12 of 22

Speech by Ambassador Kolly at the signing ceremony of the Project Agreement concerning the support to Integrated Water Resources Management in Kosovo

Embassy of Switzerland in Kosovo

03.09.2021

Jointly committed to protecting the environment and to mitigating the impact of climate change, the Ambassador of Switzerland to Kosovo Thomas Kolly and the Minister of Finance Hekuran Murati concluded today a 10 Million EUR worth agreement aimed at improving the management of Kosovo water resources in the next four years. Together with the Ministry of Environment, Spatial Planning and Infrastructure and civil society representatives, Switzerland will promote innovative solutions to enable Kosovo’s rivers to thrive and provide recreational and economic benefits to the people of Kosovo.




New Chapter of the Kosovo - Serbia Dialogue?

Embassy of Switzerland in Kosovo

23.06.2021

Different Governments may have different political priorities, but when it comes to the normalization process with Serbia it is a matter of national interest, no matter who represents the Republic of Kosovo in Brussels. 








Opening remarks at the launch of the Out of Kosovo voting report

Schweizerische Botschaft in Pristina

12.05.2021

Switzerland considers that the out-of-country voting system can certainly be improved and should be tackled sooner rather than later as part of long overdue electoral reforms. The Kosovo authorities can certainly count on Switzerland’s continuous support to the consolidation of democratic processes, including with respect to electoral reforms, to the benefit of Kosovo citizens’ both at home and abroad.




Remarks by Ambassador Thomas Kolly at the Annual Conference of Prosecutors

22.01.2021

 Switzerland trusts that the recent signing of a Memorandum of Cooperation between the Chief State Prosecutor Mr Lumezi and the Basel Institute on Governance will help improve Kosovo’s investigatory capacities. At the same time, the ability to confiscate stolen assets as well as to punish the criminals will be increased. 






Swiss Statement for Donor Coordination on Economic Recovery

28.08.2020

Switzerland has a long standing partnership with Kosovo and a large Cooperation Program; spends on average 16 Million CHF each year; is ready to continue supporting Kosovo in all our areas of support, especially in these times of crisis.




Object 1 – 12 of 22