September 11, 2018

Empowering Bulqiza Youth Board

The USAID Planning and Local Governance Project (PLGP) supports the youth groups in Bulqiza and Cerrik through inclusive, creative, and community-strengthening events and afterschool extra-curricular activities. The […]
September 11, 2018

Case Study on Preschool Finance Reform

Preschool education is the costliest, and arguably the most important, of the new functions that have been recently decentralized to local governments in Albania. PLGP experts visited […]
September 11, 2018

Reconstruction of Mbreshtani Irrigation and Drainage Canal

USAID keeps the promise. In August 2018, the USAID Planning and Local Governance Project (PLGP) delivered the Technical Design Project of the Mbreshtani Irrigation and Drainage […]
September 4, 2018

Training on “Advocacy and Lobbying” with the Youth Board in Cerrik

USAID’s Planning and Local Governance Project (PLGP) trained 20 members of the Cerrik Youth Board on the topics of advocacy and lobbing. The training aimed at […]
September 4, 2018

P/CVE Awareness Training in Cerrik and Bulqiza

Responding to the request of the CVE National Center, PLGP is supporting the efforts to build awareness on violent extremism across Albania. The Project conducted a […]
August 15, 2018

What Experience Teaches

The latest data show that, over the past two years, revenues from property taxes and recurrent fees increased 58% in Albanian municipalities which implemented tax management […]
August 15, 2018

Training a New Generation

The USAID Project’s sharing and free dissemination of its training and technical assistance materials make a lasting impact in Albania When Greta Kukeli began her degree […]
August 15, 2018

Ajdi and Fatri, Two Youngsters – One Vision

By Robert Korkuti and Lori Memo – The Pivotal Role of Youth in Improving Local Communities Ajdi and Fatri are students of excellence and active youngsters […]
August 15, 2018

Local Plans to Boost Development

By Tony Favro – In Albania, there are two major planning instruments, which municipalities use for their planning and land development tasks: 1) the General Local […]