Regional Center for Cultural Heritage - Prishtina, has presented the Mobile phone Application of Cultural Heritage of Prishtina

22.12.2017

In the premises of the Kosovo Museum, the Regional Center for Cultural Heritage - Prishtina, has presented the Mobile phone Application of Cultural Heritage of Prishtina.

It is worth noting that this project complies with the strategic guidelines set out in the National Cultural Heritage Strategy 2017 - 2027 and are the actions that take place within this strategy when it comes to: Increasing the use of digital media and online networks for promoting cultural heritage of Kosovo; Education of new generations of cultural heritage; Encouraging creative ideas.

Through this application, using mobile technology, respectively Android and IOS platforms, some of Pristina's cultural heritage monuments and Pristina identification sites are presented in order to promote cultural heritage.

During the design of the concept of the application, in order to fulfill the objective of promotion and inclusion, the center has had in focus also the potential partners in achieving the project’s goal. Cooperation with the Digital School on one side has led the guidance to be carried out by professionals and pupils of this school. The latter, while carrying out their work, besides the training they have gained in the field of programming, have also become acquainted with the Priština Cultural Heritage monuments. A part of the fund for the implementation of the project is used for the education of 12 orphan children in the SOS village for a period of one year in the Digital School.

The application aims to promote Pristina's Cultural Heritage by providing access to information through mobile technology. Application Properties:
• 40 locations in Prishtina
• Available in Albanian and English
• Provides GPS directives to each point through accurate coordinates
• Works even without Internet access
• Information for each item
• One or more photographs in the form of gallery for each location

The application can be downloaded in PlayStore:
Cultural Heritage of Prishtina

As well as in the AppStore:
Cultural Heritage of PR

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