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Call for Promotion of Agrotourism Enterprises
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Call for Promotion of Agrotourism Enterprises

TIRANA, May 28 If you run or own an agricultural-based operation that also provides leisure and educational activities for visitors, this can be an opportunity to get your agrotourism promoted. Albanian authorities in cooperation with GIZ have launched a call for the promotion of agrotourism under the support of the ‘Sustainable Rural Development project. The...

How to Join the Rural Youth Hub
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How to Join the Rural Youth Hub

TIRANA, December 4 Are you a young person living in rural areas or involved with the development of rural communities? The Albanian Network for Rural Development (ANRD) launched a call for motivated and enthusiast young people who want to be a strong factor in the empowerment of rural youth and increase participation in decision making....

Global Knowledge Index 2019: Albania Retains 2018 Ranking
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Global Knowledge Index 2019: Albania Retains 2018 Ranking

TIRANA, November 21 The Global Knowledge Index 2019 ranked Albania 67th out of 136 countries. Compared to the 2018 ranking Albania neither gained nor lost places. This is the third edition of the GKI, which is a roadmap on the sustainable development of societies worldwide. The GKI was unveiled by the United Nations Development Programme...

EIB-ADF Sing € 200K Agreement on North Albania Investment Program
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EIB-ADF Sing € 200K Agreement on North Albania Investment Program

TIRANA, November 20 The European Investment Bank (EIB) and the Albanian Development Fund (ADF) have signed a Euro 200,000 cooperation agreement concerning technical assistance with the preparation of a regional investment program in the North of Albania. This is the first step in a wider approved technical assistance program worth up to EUR 3m to...

Green Climate Fund in Albania Launches Call for Proposals
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Green Climate Fund in Albania Launches Call for Proposals

TIRANA, September 4 The Ministry of Tourism and Environment has launched a call for proposals to support projects in Albania funded by the Green Climate Fund (GCF). The announcement made on Tuesday, September 2 on ministry’s official website, says that the National Designated Authority of the GCF in Albania, in collaboration with MTE invites all the interested...

Call for Proposals for Buna River-Velipoja Protected Landscape
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Call for Proposals for Buna River-Velipoja Protected Landscape

TIRANA, August 27 The Institute for Nature Conservation in Albania (INCA) invites all of the interested local inhabitants regarding the projects for the preservation of the Buna River-Velipoja Protected Landscape. The official announcement made on the website of INCA, on Wednesday, August 21st, says that the partners of the project ‘Living Buna’, have made a...

Project on Sustainable Tourism in Southern Albania Goes to Next Phase
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Project on Sustainable Tourism in Southern Albania Goes to Next Phase

TIRANA, August 15 In the framework of the project ‘For the development of tourism and urban integration’ that is being applied, with the support from the World Bank, in four city halls of Berat, Permet, Saranda and Gjirokastra, has started the consultation between the experts for the improvement of tourist zones, in Zvernec, Vjosa-Narta Protected...