Young poets of Kosovo – a cultural heritage in making

General information

Title: “Young poets of Kosovo – a cultural heritage in making”
Duration: 3 months
Starting date: October 5th, 2022
Funded by: Community Building Mitrovica (CBM) under the USAID’s Reconciliation and Conflict Transformation Activity (RCT)
Status: Ongoing

Objective of the project

Through the encouragement of artistic exchange and cultural exposure between young artists from various ethnic backgrounds, the project’s primary goal is to help improve interethnic cooperation and understanding in the Mitrovica region and Kosovo.

Targeted impact

The project aims to support and affirm the work of young artists from the Mitrovica region as a crucial component of local initiatives and artistic expression that already is or will soon become a essential component of their communities’ cultural identities.

  • Enhance the artistic exchange between young poets from various communities in the Mitrovica region
  • Expose the general public to narratives promoting cultural appreciation and interethnic cooperation

By accomplishing this, the project will directly advance the larger goal of assisting grassroots activities pertaining to reconciliation, conflict transformation, and peacebuilding.

Related reading:

  • Publication of poems edition