Stimulate and support achievement of the most advanced standards in democratic and decentralised governance

Drafting Municipal Solid Waste Management Plans, Kosovo


The focus of the GIZ project Sustainable Municipal Services (SMS) is to support selected Kosovo municipalities implement their legally assigned mandate of providing local waste management.

For this particular project Flag aimed to undertake a situation analysis, develop a strategic framework, operational, financial and action plans and a final integrated SWM plan for the municipalities of Drenas, Gjilan, Peja, Mitrovica and Prishtina.


• Situation analysis elaborated for each municipality

• Strategic framework developed in collaboration with each community

• Operational, financial and action plans compiled

• Integrated SWM plan developed for municipalities of Drenas, Gjilan, Peja, Mitrovica and Prishtina

• Final draft presented to each municipal assembly and mayor


April–December 2015

Client: Kosovo Municipalities of Drenas, Gjilan, Mitrovica, Peja, Prishtina
Financing agency: GIZ
Implementer: Flag