Local Community-Pejë/Peć, Kosovo-January 28, 20102010, Kosovo, local community, local consultation
Consultation with the Local Community on the RECOM Initiative
Consultation with the local community in Pejë/Peć, Kosovo were organized by Syri and Vizionit organization (Kosovo) in cooperation with the Humanitarian Law Center (HLC Kosovo). Thirty-seven participants, including victims’ family members, associations of the families of the missing, veterans and war invalids, and representatives of non-governmental organizations attended the event. Veton Mujaj spoke during the Why RECOM session, while Nora Ahmetaj (human rights activist, Kosovo) and Bekim Blakaj (Humanitarian Law Centre, Kosovo) informed the participants about the course of the consultation process to date and positive experiences of other truth commissions around the world. Besarta Vasija (HLC, Kosovo) moderated the discussion. At the end of the debate, 34 individuals and representatives of various organizations joined the Coalition for RECOM.