On 4 July 2014, the Mission in Kosovo together with Kosovo Police and the Forum for Civic Initiatives (FCI) organized a press conference launching a Kosovo wide traffic safety awareness raising campaign “Have a nice and SAFE trip during your holidays”. At the press conference, attending media were informed about the content of the campaign, i.e. educating traffic participants on the traffic rules and the drivers role in preventing traffic accidents.
The traffic safety awareness raising campaign will be conducted throughout the summer season, including the distribution of leaflets at all border crossings points. The press conference, held at Merdarë/Merdare crossing point (Podujevë/Podujevo municipality) was attended by the Deputy Director of the Department for Security and Public Safety, Mr. Carsten Twelmeier, the Director of the Kosovo Police Department for Operation, Mr. Rashit Qalaj and the Executive Director of the Forum for Civic Initiatives, Ms. Dajana Berisha and media representatives.