New inclusive structures for the Association of Serbian Municipalities are established

Pristina, April 4, 2018

The Prime Minister of the Republic of Kosovo, Ramush Haradinaj, together with the President of the Republic of Kosovo, Hashim Thaçi, in accordance with the decision of the Constitutional Court, the Constitution of the Republic of Kosovo and the laws in force have reactivated the management team, which will draft the statute for the Association of Serbian Municipalities.

The drafting of the Statute will be a transparent and inclusive process that will consist of 3 working mechanisms: the Management Team, the Implementation Committee and the National Consultative Group, which will guarantee the full involvement of the political spectrum, civil society and other relevant mechanisms of society.

International mechanisms will also be involved in this process, which have helped Kosovo at all stages, and this will be an important step for Kosovo in its path of Euro-Atlantic integration.

The final draft statute at the end of the process together with the directive will be sent to the Constitutional Court to make sure it is in full compliance with the Constitution of the Republic of Kosovo.

Kosovo with this step also fulfills an international obligation, proving its commitment on the Euro-Atlantic path.