Site Profiles: Interviewee Areas of Kosovo
farmers can access most of their agricultural land. A few corrugated metal
shacks function as shops that are overpriced in comparison to Gracanica. They
are little-used. Preoce�s electricity is intermittent at best due to the age
of the transformer unit. Preoce�s phone lines are disabled.
is 98% unemployed. A few families receive social assistance from UNMIK. There is
little NGO activity.
has one primary school- a satellite
Roma Mahala is on the northern end of the village, at the edge of arable land.
The Mahala streets are unpaved; there is no functioning sewage system.
Roma, compared to undue attention focused on other, more visible Kosovo Mahalas,
are neglected by the international community. Preoce�s Roma benefit from
little NGO activity, with the exception of ineffective cultural celebrations
that last a day or two and then end. The
now-defunct NGO Children�s Aid Direct delivered food in Preoce as implementers
to UNHCR and the UN�s World Food Program, but these deliveries have since been
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