Vice President of MCC Karen Sessions visit...
Vice President for Congressional and Public Affairs of MCC Karen Sessions, joined by Jonathan Brooks, the Deputy Vice President of Europe, Asia, Pacific, and Latin America from the Department of Compact Operations at the Millennium Challenge Corporation, visited Kosovo this week. During th...Read More
WE Engender Energy / Women in Energy (WE)
Let me make some educated, and hopefully unbiased, guesses in terms of what a big chunk of our (and maybe wider) society would answer when asked about women and their profession? Women in Teaching. Society: of course, my teacher was a woman. Women in Nursing. Society: yes, this professio...Read More
WE Women in Energy Scholarship Program lau...
Millennium Foundation Kosovo (MFK) has launched today in Pristina the scholarship program for women’s education in the field of energy, called Women in Energy. The Women in Energy Scholarship Program provides support for Kosovan women and girls to study in energy-related fields. Sch...Read More
A new scholarship program for women launch...
Millennium Foundation Kosovo is launching tomorrow a new activity: WE – Women in Energy Scholarship Program. WE / Women in Energy Scholarship Program is the first activity in the multifaceted effort which aims to create opportunities for women to participate in the energy sector through adv...Read More
MFK helping to build a national air qualit...
There are currently 13 Air Quality Monitoring Stations reporting the air quality in Kosovo. Many of them have been installed with the support of the European Union but approaching the end of life expectancy. Millennium Foundation Kosovo has dedicated $3M USD in supplying AQMS with new equi...Read More
Deputy Prime Minister Enver Hoxhaj visits MFK
Today, Millennium Foundation Kosovo welcomed the Kosovo Deputy Prime Minister Enver Hoxhaj. Deputy Prime Minister Hoxhaj was hosted by the MFK CEO Petrit Selimi, MCC Country Director Sarah Olmstead, and the entire MFK team. During this meeting, the team discussed the Threshold projects tha...Read More
MFK Team hosted US Ambassador in Pristina
Millennium Foundation Kosovo welcomed the new US Ambassador in Pristina, Phillip S. Kosnett in the new premises today. Ambassador Kosnett was hosted by the MFK CEO Petrit Selimi, MCC Country Director Sarah Olmstead and the entire MFK team. In his remarks, CEO Selimi presented the te...Read More
MFK has moved to a new address
Millennium Foundation Kosovo has moved to new premises, where the team will be working next 4 years in implementing MCC-supported Threshold Program. The formal cutting of ribbon for the new office was done by US Embassy’s Chargé d’Affaires Colleen Hyland, Managing Director of Millenn...Read More
MFK CEO Petrit Selimi is awarded a prestig...
Chief Executive Officer of MFK Petrit Selimi has received the prestigious Marshall Memorial Fellowship 2019, provided by the German Marshall Fund. The Marshall Memorial Fellowship (MMF) is GMF’s flagship leadership development program and previous alumni include President Emmanuel Macron of Franc...Read More
MFK and DMACC Sign a Scholarship Agreement
Des Moines, Iowa – Millennium Foundation Kosovo (MFK) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding in Des Moines, Iowa, with Des Moines Area Community College (DMACC), to start an exciting program of scholarships for Kosovo women, focused on degrees related to energy sector. Starting from 2019,...Read More
MCC Board of Directors selects Kosovo elig...
December, Washington At its quarterly meeting, the U.S. Government’s Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) Board of Directors met to select countries eligible for MCC assistance, which is designed to spur economic growth and reduce poverty. The Board selected Kosovo for a bilateral compacts – MC...Read More
MFK in 31 municipalities in Kosovo
During the second September – December 2018 MFK team visited 31 municipalities around Kosovo, where the PIEE opportunities of the Energy Program, were presented to the mayors/deputy mayors and municipal directors/personnel responsible for energy efficiency. The main focus of these meetings ...Read More
ALL NEW EVERYTHING!
With new offices and a brand new website, we are ready for the new year 2019! Visit us at the iconic ex-Ljubljana Bank building in Prishtina. The formal cutting of ribbon happened earlier this end of the year, by MFK’s CEO Petrit Selimi, Managing Director of MCC James Gerard, the Ch...Read More
The first #DigData Challenge selects 9 fin...
We went back to Kino Armata where we initially launched the first Dig Data Challenge three months ago, announcing and celebrating the first finalists of the challenge. Opened by MFK CEO, Mr Petrit Selimi and MCC Country Director, Mrs Sarah Olmstead, the Award Ceremony continued with an honorary k...Read More
MCC and MFK visit technical school “...
MCC’s Managing Director James Gerard together with Millennium Foundation Kosovo team paid a visit to the technical school “28 Nentori” in Prishtina. Mr Gerard together with MFK CEO Mr Selimi and MCC CD Sarah Olmstead spoke to secondary school students about their hopes and plans...Read More
MCC’s Managing Director visits Kosovo!
Millennium Foundation Kosovo hosted James Gerard, Managing Director of Thresholds at Millennium Challenge Corporation. Together with MFK CEO Petrit Selimi and MCC Country Director Sarah Olmstead, he visited the Minister of Justice Abelard Tahiri. Kosovo’s judiciary is still one the country’s less...Read More
Kosovo signed Threshold Program with MCC
On September 12, 2017, the U.S. Government’s Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) and the Government of the Republic of Kosovo signed a $49 million threshold program to spur economic growth and reduce poverty in Kosovo. Event participants included Kosovo President Hashim Thaçi and U.S. Congress...Read More
#DigData Challenge launched in Prishtina t...
The day has come! We have launched our first Open Data Challenge and the very first activity since our launch in November 2017. We have named it DIG DATA and we want it to speak to you, convincing you on data use while undergoing any creative, informative, decision-making process. The superhero o...Read More