Kutjim Gashi

Minister of Culture, Youth and Sport @ Kosovo Government

Kutjim has a background in education and youth work, he holds a Master degree on Leadership and Education from the University of Prishtina. He has been part of the biggest political party in Kosovo “Partia Demokratike e Kosoves” (Democratic Party of Kosovo) for 19 years. In local municipality of Prizren he has served as the Coordinator of Culture and Youth for 5 years and 4 years as a Chair of the local assembly.

In 2017 he was elected as Minister of Culture Youth and Sport for Republic of Kosovo and with his leadership he has proposed a lot of policy reforms in introducing a new Law for Youth, National Fund to support young people’s business ideas in order to stimulate youth employment and an online platform for volunteer work in order for youth to have experience nationally recognized.