Technical Assistance to the National Statistics Office (INSTAT) and its regional offices

The context of this project is related to the fact that INSTAT is entering into an important and delicate phase of its institutional duties, with direct consequences on the credibility and EU compliance of the Albanian National Statistical system. The planned organisation of the population and housing census in 2011, the agriculture census and the […]

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Training Design and Delivery on Participatory Monitoring and Evaluation Tools for Public Policies

The scope of the project was To develop the Training Manual on Participatory Monitoring & Evaluation Tools for national and regional development policies documented in NSSED and RDSs and Based on this Manual, to provide 5 training sessions for civil society organizations (CSOs) on participatory monitoring and evaluation tools. Read more

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Preparatory phase of the “Settlement and Integrated Local Development” Regional Programme in Albania, Bosnia & Herzegovina and Serbia (SILD)

The Government of Italy has has provided assistance for the Settlement and Integrated Local Development Regional Programme (SILD) that will build on concepts developed through the Serbian SIRP project on the social housing and local development planning sectors. SILD will be implemented simultaneously in Albania, Bosnia & Herzegovina (BiH) and Serbia to support the development […]

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The Open Budget Index 2008 and 2009

International Budget Partnership collaborates with civil society around the world to use budget analysis and advocacy as a tool to enhance governance and reduce poverty. URI has been selected twice as the Albanian partner, in Open Budget Index 2008 and 2009 as one of civil society partners from around 85 countries under study. Read more

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Tirana Municipality Transparency Program

The program includes two components: Component I. Multi – service survey for the city of Tirana and establishment of an Information Centre in the Municipality of Tirana; Component II: Tirana Municipal Capacity Building. Read more

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Set up an Information Centre for Social Services (ICSS)

During the developDuring the development of the Elbasan Social Service Improvement Action Plan under the Performance Management Project (see above Performance Management of Municipal Services), it emerged that one of the key concerns of city staff was the lack of consistent and comprehensive information on available social services. As a result, the working group led […]

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Albanian civil society corruption reduction project

The project started in January 2002 with one municipality, Municipality of Elbasan with the main objective to prevent and reduce the opportunities for corruption and set up a system to discover and take corrective action on corruption cases at this municipality. Read more

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