Environmental pollution in Kosovo*: potential genotoxic effects and related human health risks

The overall objective of this project is to improve human and environmental health in Kosovo and to meet EU standards, particularly in relation to public health by establishing the necessary research infrastructure and the promotion of research-guided teaching at the master and diploma level.

Project Value: 
€ 163 042.07

University of Prishtina

Expected Results: 
  • Joint publications on environmental health effects in Kosova.
  • Number of completed master and diploma theses.
  • Measures taken by governmental and municipal authorities.
  • Increased sensitivity of the general public for protection of the river ecology, waste water management, pollution reduction and sustainable management.
  • Increased visibility of UP in the international scientific community.
  • Established basis for an application within the Framework Programme of the European Community.
Contact Information: 

Avdulla Alija / Associate Professor / University of Prishtina Faculty of Natural Sciences
038 249 874/ext.225

Project type
  • Other
Country of the coordinating institution
Geographical focus
  • Kosovo*
Scientifc field / Thematic focus
  • Medical and Health Sciences
July 2012 - July 2014

Entry created by Desiree Pecarz on November 13, 2013
Modified on November 13, 2013