DRC delivers capacity-building trainings to Social Business incubator and local authorities to strengthen economic development and support the Roma, Ashkali and Egyptian communities in Mitrovicë/a

Under the framework of the Sida funded project and capacity building initiative of the project target groups, the Management and Development Associates conducted three group training workshops on 11, 14 and 17 December 2015 in Mitrovicë/a.

First training targeted members of the Social Business Incubator Community Board, explaining them legal forms of registration under the Kosovo legislation.

A second training workshop explaining tax system in Kosovo was delivered to the owners of newly established businesses supported by DRC under the Social Business Incubator initiative in Mitrovicë/a.

The local authorities and institutions in Mitrovicë/a constituted the third training group which were attending the workshop on “Local Economic Development Strategy and Management”.

The main purpose of the workshops was to transfer the knowledge about managing and developing businesses in Kosovo, while simultaneously working with public and private institutions to be more responsive to the needs of RAE communities.