Immigrants add value to the country where they settle and EU countries have untapped potential among immigrants. Migration refers to change of residence, it is a more or less a permanent movement across space. People “emigrate” from one country and became “immigrants” in the new place of residence. With migration being a reality rather than a fiction, it is of paramount importance that EU Member States commit themselves to enable immigrants thrive. The need to […]
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Two steps need to be taken immediately in Kosovo to ensure the improvement of the education system. How does a country pave its way towards economic growth and prosperity? Why is it that some countries simply never seem to be able to overcome their economic frictions? Education is the fundamental driver of national and global development. It is this realization that has triggered a focus in many countries towards achieving the Millennium Development Goals, specifically […]
Arif Shala, executive director at the Institute for Economic Development Studies in Prishtine, Kosovo, shares strategies to improve education in the Balkans. How does a country pave its way towards economic growth and prosperity? Why is it that some countries simply never seem to be able to overcome their economic frictions? When talking about failed attempts towards economic development one should examine the case of Balkan countries. The Balkans is a relatively small portion of […]
Good governance is important for every country, however when the issue of developing countries emerges it becomes the most important factor. People, tend to be rather predictable. Every behavior is triggered by an underlying motive, voting is no different. Citizens vote because they expect to gain effective governance as that is the key to their prosperity. The last elections in Kosovo raise two important matters. First is the matter of the majority which does not […]