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8 February 2024 - News

Celebrating Education: Inauguration of ECCD Center in Raushiq, Peja

A strong foundation in education lays the groundwork for lifelong learning and development. Emphasizing this crucial message, Save the Children Kosova/o, in collaboration with the municipal directorate of education, health, and social welfare in Peja, recently celebrated a significant milestone: the inauguration of the Community-based ECCD (Early Childhood Care and Development) center for children aged 3-5 years at the "28 Nëntori" Primary and Lower Secondary School in Raushiq, Municipality of Peja. This momentous occasion marks the establishment of the fifth ECCD center in the municipality, symbolizing a commitment to early childhood education and holistic development.

The Importance of Early Childhood Education

The event was graced by the presence of Mr. Naser Gega, Municipal Director of Education and Ms. Albulena Mujaj Bajraktaraj, Municipal Director of Social Welfare at the Municipality of Peja, along with the school's director and staff. They underscored the pivotal role of ECCD centers in fostering early childhood education and maximizing children's potential.

Nurturing Young Minds

ECCD centers play a vital role in providing quality care and educational opportunities to young children, laying the groundwork for their future academic success and personal growth. By focusing on early childhood development, these centers create a nurturing environment where children can thrive emotionally, socially, and intellectually.


Collaboration for Community Impact

The collaboration and partnership between Save the Children Kosova/o and the municipality of Peja have been instrumental in bringing comprehensive ECCD services to the Raushiq community. Together, they aim to empower children with the tools and skills they need to succeed in school and beyond.

Ensuring Equitable Access to Education

The establishment of the ECCD center in Raushiq reflects a shared commitment to providing equitable access to education and fostering a culture of lifelong learning. Through initiatives like these, communities can ensure that every child has the opportunity to reach their full potential, regardless of their background or circumstances.

In conclusion, the inauguration of the ECCD center in Raushiq serves as a testament to the power of collaboration and collective action in advancing education and promoting child welfare. As we celebrate this milestone, let us reaffirm our dedication to creating a brighter future for all children, one where education is not just a privilege but a fundamental right.