May 14, 2019

Papers and studies on Local Finances

March 12, 2019

Transforming Lives Through Better Services

By Erald Lamja and Diamanta Vito –  This summer the Municipality of Elbasan began interventions in improving the irrigation and drainage systems across its territory. Mechanical […]
March 12, 2019

Bulqiza Youth Board, A Mechanism to Revitalize Community Life in Bulqiza

By Edison Balla –  Bulqiza is a town in northeastern Albania. Like a considerable number of small municipalities, this town “suffers” from scarce activism and lack of […]
March 12, 2019

The Importance of Local Safety Councils and the Role of Youth as Promoters of Change

By Robert Korkuti –  Confronted by the need for better coordination between state, non-state, and civil society actors, several municipalities established and formalized Local Councils for […]
March 12, 2019

Local Detailed Planning: From Design to Development Opportunities

By Ledio Allkja dhe Rudina Toto –  Territorial planning has evolved in Albania in recent years to make a qualitative leap forward towards integrated spatial development. […]
March 12, 2019

Improving the Quality of Tourism Offer

By Erald Lamja dhe Nevila Popa –  Berat Economic Development Advisory Council dedicates efforts to the specific demand of the Asian tourism market Berat is an […]
March 12, 2019

Supporting Municipalities in Accessing Funds for Strategic Projects

By Ledio Allkja dhe Rudina Toto –  Preparing successful fundable projects for support by financial or donor institutions remains a challenge for Albanian municipalities. Effective projects […]
March 12, 2019

Municipality Delivers on Promises

Nga Erald Lamja –  On December 9, 2018, Patos Mayor Balilaj handed over the keys of 10 apartments to women in need. “I have struggled my […]
March 12, 2019

Korça Study Tour Serves as a Knowledge-Sharing Opportunity for Staff of Other Water Utilities Across Albania

By Valu Add Management Services and Erald Lamja –  The water sector in Albania faces a pivotal moment. The Government of Albania (GoA), in line with […]