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Resettlement & Housing Project for Roma Families

Skat carried out on behalf of Caritas Switzerland support missions to contribute on the improvement of housing conditions and livelihoods of Roma families in Gjakova, Kosovo.

The project strengthens integration of minorities, participatory community building, social integration, income generation and economic development with the objective to improve living and housing conditions of Roma people.

Skat conducted the following activities:

  • Assessment of a Roma Settlement in Gjakova to develop a strategy for next steps to improve housing and living conditions for poverty reduction.
  • Examination of the current situation and revision of potentials, including a stakeholder analysis and considering technical, institutional, economic, social, cultural, and environmental aspects. Advisory services to the local Caritas team for next steps.
  • Guidance, supervision and thorough support to the project team and partners in the implementation of the project
  • Quality revisions, ensuring minimum technical and social quality criteria.
  • Backstopping in the planning, design and execution of houses, social and technical infrastructure.


Gjakova, Kosovo
2008 - 2012
Funded by:

Caritas Switzerland