Biography

Burbuqe Bakija-Deva

Deputy Minister of Culture, Youth and Sport

Burbuqe Bakija-Deva (1965)
Deputy Minister of Culture, Youth and Sport

Education:
University of Prishtina - Faculty of Architecture and Civil Engineering - MA
University of Tirana-Faculty of Archeology - MA
PhD Candidate in Archeology at the Center for Albanological Studies in Tirana.

Numerous trainings, conferences and study visits:
1990 Founder of the Institute for Protection of Monuments in Gjakova
1999 Donor and Volunteer of the Red Cross in Gjakova
2000-2004 Delegate of the Red Cross in Gjakova
2007 Washington DC, USA 5-week Training in Cultural Heritage, funded by the US Department of State
2008 Sida, Sweden, Tunisia, 6 month specialization on "Cultural Heritage Management".
2010 Ireland, training in Intercultural Dialogue
2015 Women's Academy of Leadership

Positions:
Coordinator of Cultural Heritage Projects and IPA at the European Commission in Brussels
2004 Member - Board treasurer of KUSA (Kosovo United States Alumni)
2006-2010 Directed Architectural and Archaeological Heritage Division at the European Commission in Strasbourg
2009-2013 Chairperson of parental counseling for the region of Prishtina
2009-2013 Deputy Chairperson of the Parents' Committee of Kosovo MEST
2014 Member of the Presidency of the Association of Architects of Kosovo
She is married, Faton Deva’s spouse, a devoted mother of three - Genta, Art and Fati.
E-mail: [email protected]

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Leunita Luzha
Assistant of Deputy Minister
E-mail: [email protected]
Mob: +386 (0) 49 905 163; +377 (0) 44 444 238
Tel: +381 38 200 22 057

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