Sustainable Municipal Services

The purpose of this consultancy assignment is to assist municipalities and GIZ SMS program to develop and plan the implementation of feasible and concrete solid waste management pilot projects in four cities deriving from SWMP Full Project Description

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Evaluation of Gaps in the Implementation of the National Strategy and National Plan on Waste Management in Albania

Albania is engaged in fulfilling the obligations under the EU Stabilisation and Association Agreement. In the area of environment, regarding waste management, the recent Progress Report of 2014 from the EC, assesses implementation of the national policy as having shortcomings; separated waste collection largely not established and low recycling rates are direct results of it. […]

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Integrated Waste Management and Environmental Education in Berat Functional Area

The main objective of this project was to increase recycling, expand the coverage of separated waste collection to cover the whole territory of Berat Functional Area, in compliance with the requirements of the Strategy and National Plan for Integrated Waste Management, which are also a requirement for EU integration. Factsheet

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Access to Water and Sewerage in the Informal Urban Settlements and Rural Areas of Five Albanian Districts

The project was geared from the country’s ambitions to gradually approximate the legislation and practical service delivery standards to EU best practices in consumer protections, as set out in Articles 70 and 76 of Stabilization and Association Agreement. It entailed the preparation of two studies in relation to access to water and sanitation. One study […]

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Assessment of Access to Water Supply and Wastewater System

Use and development of network capacity obtained during the second phase of the project on behalf informing citizens and different levels of government regarding the level and quality of service provision of drinking water and wastewater disposal. Updating and improving the database of the relevant authorities and giving priority to the most urgent problem solving […]

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Establishment of a Monitoring and Evaluation system for Water Resources and Irrigation Project

The aim of this consultancy assignment is to develop a Monitoring and Evaluation (M&E) system that will help assess whether the Project is achieving its intended objectives, is efficiently implemented and is reaching the intended target groups. Full Project Description

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Beneficiaries Survey and Assessment of the Impact of the Project Outcomes

The project currently consists of assisting the Government of Albania in developing, Sustainable Tourism in the Southern Coastal of Albania through supporting investments in (i) Critical Public Environmental infrastructure and Municipal Services; (ii) Remediation and Containment of pollution hazards from a former chemical plant in Porto Romano, and (ii) Community Infrastructure Improvements and Revitalization and […]

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Waste Management and Environmental Protection, IPA Cross Border Cooperation Albania-Kosovo

The specific objective of the project is to increase the knowledge and engagement of 5000 students, 300 teachers and 1000 citizens in the region on the benefits of sustainable waste management and recycling for environmental protection and economic development. The lack of awareness, education and activity amongst citizens on environmental issues has been detrimental to […]

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Recycling and waste standards in Lezha

The main objective of this project was the expansion of the actual coverage of urban waste separate collection in the Municipality of Lezha. Factsheet

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