Texas, USA, 11 May, 2022
During his visit to the United States of America, as part of the dialogue with the diaspora, the Prime Minister of the Republic of Kosovo, Albin Kurti, visited the Albanian-American Cultural Center in Texas, where he met compatriots living and working in this country.
The Prime Minister expressed gratitude for the great contribution of the American diaspora to the issue of Kosovo and the crucial role in the historical developments for our country.
Emphasizing the commitment of the Government of the Republic of Kosovo to work together for the common good, he said that in our governance, the diaspora is counted as an essential part of the sustainable development of the country.
The Government’s special attention to the diaspora is also reflected in the Governing Program, said the Prime Minister, while mentioning the government’s initiatives for a national program for the transfer of knowledge and experience from the diaspora in Kosovo, a new strategy for the diaspora, and a new draft law. He stressed that the initiative of dialogue with the diaspora aims to develop partnerships with the diaspora and deepen their cooperation with Kosovo institutions in the fields of education, investment and innovation.
The Prime Minister stressed that the Government of the Republic of Kosovo is interested in establishing a close partnership with the diaspora, and welcomes all our compatriots, entrepreneurs from the diaspora, together with international partners, to invest in Kosovo.
In this meeting, the Prime Minister was accompanied by the Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs and Diaspora, Liza Gashi and the Chief of Staff to the Prime Minister, Luan Dalipi.