Diakonie Cooking School

12th generation of the Diakonie Cooking School On 22.01.2024, the 12th generation of the Diakonie Cooking School was successfully completed and certified, where 9 youths have benefited from professional training in the profile of Assistant Cook. Participants had their practical and theoretical tests with three qualified commissions from the gastronomy field. Moreover, on the 25th of January the participants had their practical test and prepared…

Water installation

In a three-month water installation training program, participants cover a wide range of skills and knowledge. They begin with the fundamentals, learning about different types of water systems and their components. This includes understanding pipelines, valves, and fittings. They delve into the principles of water flow, pressure, and distribution. As the training progresses, participants get hands-on experience in installing and repairing water fixtures, such as…

Letter to friends, Mitrovica, August 2023

Letter to friends Ladies and gentlemen, dear friends. The political situation/ the security system When could I write “No news from Kosovo?” Here, especially in Mitrovica and in the municipalities of Zveçan, Leposaviç, and Zubin Potok, there have been conflicts and disputes between Belgrade and Pristina/ Serbs and Albanians for years. The Serbian minority in the north does not recognize the Kosovar government; they only…

The protestant military service

For years we have had a very close relationship with the protestant military service.Last year the bishop Dr. Bernhard Felmberg, visited us. They support our Youth Center with more than 30.000,00 € every year. In March we had all protestant military pastors from KFOR (Kosovo Force) as guests in Diakonie. The pastor from Latvia was part of above mention meeting, he was a pastor in…

Friends letter

Friendsletter Dear ladies and gentlemen, dear friends,                                                                       Mitrovica/ May/ 2023 now we had Easter twice, on April 09/10 and on April 16 Orthodox Easter. I got an Easter bunny as a…

Divine Service

For years we have had a good partnership with the Protestant church in Hilgen Nueunhaus (near Köln) Germany. After a long time of planning the trombone choir of this church with 32 members came to Kosovo. They played in the Roma Mahalla in Fushë Kosova, in the pedestrian area in Mitrovice, and in Diakonie Training Center. On Sunday 02.10.22 together we had a great Divine…