Active Civil Society in Environmental Services Management

Promoting a network of organisations and joint local activity for a better management of environmental services in Albania.  Full Project Description

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Development of Eco-tourism in the Region of Lezha (DETUREL)

Building a tourism concept, design an action plan for seasonal, ecological and sustainable tourism development and implement it in cooperation with local community and institutions. Development of health and safety standards for family tourism (Guesthouses), as well as intermediary stations for tourists that visit the area, through involving local resources and ensuring an active gender […]

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Biodiversity Conservation in Patok Lagoon, Ishëm and Mat River

The project will fulfill the goal by achieving three objectives which would also compose the three project components: 1. Assessment of the current biodiversity status and preparation of Integrated Watershed Management Plan of Ishëm and Mat River and Patok lagoon, 2. Implementation of best management practices to enhance biodiversity and to reduce its threats through […]

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Assessment of Civil Emergencies Management and Preparedness in Albania

Under the World Bank Perspective on Managing Natural Disasters in Europe, URI has prepared and delivered to World Bank a detailed report on the legal, institutional and operational status of Albanian organizations in facing and overcoming natural disasters. Full Project Description

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Capacity Building for Sustainable Tourism Development, Korça district

The operative objective is building capacity to meet the following goals: – Promoting sustainable tourism development (STD) equal-ranking of ecological, social and economic goals and defining new ways to incorporate environmental protection. – To promote further development of SMEs in Tourism sector. – Promoting greater awareness among the actors operating in the implementation of the […]

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Regional Environmental Advocacy, Action and Cohesion in Western Balkans (REA)

The “Regional Environmental Advocacy, Action and Cohesion in Western Balkans” project is a regional initiative, carried out in six Western Balkan countries (Montenegro, Bosnia&Herzegovina, Serbia, Macedonia, Kosovo and Albania whereas Urban Research Institute is the National Partner) in order to raise awareness of decision makers and interest groups, that environmental issues and sustainable development are […]

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Project of Integrated System of monitoring and Evaluation of NRDP

The Project of Natural Resources Development supported by the Albanian Government and financed by the World Bank, GEF and Sida, aims to develop the natural resources management based on the community in approximately 218 communes in remote and mountainous areas exposed toward the erosion, which will lead in revenue production growth from the resources management […]

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Project management and Environmental study for wind farm project in Korca region (Kappet Project)

On its endeavors towards environmental protection, URI has studied the potential sources of renewable energies in Albania, which are getting spreaded all over the world rapidly. Efforts and investments made by more countries in the world are towards the implementation of the Kyoto Protocol. Observance of this protocol will intensify efforts to find and use […]

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