KOSOVO - Inauguration of three major infrastructural projects at the General Hospital Gjilan
September 9, 2022, marks the inauguration day of the renovated pulmonology ward, pathology laboratory and radiology department at the General Hospital of Gjilan (GH Gjilan), a longstanding partner of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, through LuxDev. GH Gjilan is being supported since 2017 to build and provide quality and safe services through different interventions at the individual, organizational and institutional level. This ceremony was attended by the head of missions of the Luxembourg Embassy in Kosovo, Mr Eric Dietz, the Minister of Health of the Republic of Kosovo, Dr Rifat Latifi, Resident Representative of LuxDev in Kosovo, Mrs Gulten Aka, and other distinguished figures of the Kosovo Hospital and University Clinical Services, as well as the Gjilan Municipality.
The new infrastructural interventions at the pulmonology ward, pathology laboratory and radiology rooms marked an important milestone in the development and advancement of health services in the region of Gjilan. The introduction of a new diagnostic services that will directly improve patient care and the health and well-being of the population, save more lives, and better protect citizens from financial hardship.
In a statement, Dr Arsim Emini, executive director of the GH Gjilan, expressed his gratitude to the Luxembourg taxpayers and the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg for the support provided to GH Gjilan and looks forward to the continued support. Despite the challenges, Dr Emini asserts that strengthening the hospital team and working together with international partners can improve quality of service provision and achieve international standards in healthcare. This comprehensive set of interventions contributes to sustainable development and the transformation of the healthcare system in the country.
The KSV/017 project is co-funded by the Government of Kosovo and the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg and implemented by the Kosovo Ministry of Health and LuxDev, the Luxembourg Development Cooperation Agency.↑ To the top