During November 2021, under the auspices of Kukës municipality and in cooperation with the partners of this institution it was held the meeting of the Local Council for Public Safety of Kukës municipality. The meeting was facilitated by the organization “Progress and Civilization”, grantee of the 5th round of the grants’ scheme, which is implementing in Kukës district the project titled “Increase of Public Safety through Local Council for Public Safety (LCPS) in Kukës district”.
The meeting was held at the premises of the “American Corner” in Kukës and it was co-chaired by Mr. Safet Gjici, Mayor of Kukës and Mr. Edmond Sulaj, Local Police Director of Kukës. There were discussed local safety issues and how the efficiency of the council can be enhanced. Other safety issues discussed were also the road traffic problems faced within the city and the measures taken by the Kukës municipality to address the winter emergency cases.
In his speech, the director of the NGO “Progress and Civilization” made a short presentation on the objectives of the projects which also include the coordination of the action plan with other local institutions and partner organizations