Category: Environment

Local Communities to Lead Way to Nature Parks Protection

Local Communities to Lead Way to Nature Parks Protection

TIRANA, November 3 Have you ever heard about Qafe Bush, Balloll, Rrezome, Sopot, Stavraj, Polis, Germenj-Shelegure, Tejdrinit te Bardhe, Kuturman, Krastafillak, Cangonj, and Pishe Poro? These are some of the nature parks and managed nature reserves in Albania. Although most of the nature parks and...

Animal Cruelty Offenders May Face Two-Year Jail Terms

Animal Cruelty Offenders May Face Two-Year Jail Terms

TIRANA, October 13 Animal cruelty is still happening throughout Albania. Thus, Socialist lawmaker Saimir Tahiri submitted on the Parliament a draft-law on some changes to the Criminal Code of Albania. The draft-law includes several additions including an article on Wild Animals on Captivity that are...

Poor Waste Management, a Public Concern in Berat

Poor Waste Management, a Public Concern in Berat

TIRANA, October 9 The city of Berat, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and one of the most visited destinations in Albania suffers poor waste management. So far in 2017, over 60,000 tourists have visited the city. This means that the number of visitors increased by...