GreenAL – Roundtables Unite Stakeholders Across Albania

GreenAL – Roundtables Unite Stakeholders Across Albania

From April through June, GreenAL partners have conducted 9 roundtables in different counties across Albania, of which 8 regional roundtables took place in the major cities of each Qark, specifically in Vlorë, Durrës, Elbasan, Shkodër, Fier, Pogradec, Dibër, Kukës and concluded with a national roundtable in Tirana. During these sessions, the GreenAL team presented the project, outlining its main objectives, key themes, funding opportunities for participating organizations, project timeline, gender

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CROSSREIS –  Research Visit and Participation in EDT Conference

CROSSREIS – Research Visit and Participation in EDT Conference

From June 19-21, our team had the privilege of visiting the research facilities of our esteemed project partner, the Faculty of Economics and Business at the University of Rijeka (EFRI). This visit was strategically scheduled to coincide with the international conference “Artificial Intelligence and Productivity: Challenges and Opportunities,” Economics of Digital Transformation (EDT CONFERENCE). The conference featured prominent keynote speakers, including Peter Nijkamp (Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam), Carlos Moreno (IAE Paris

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CCL, Circular City Labs – Tirana

CCL, Circular City Labs – Tirana

Circular City Labs (CCL) Tirana is a pilot for the Urban Partnership Accelerator Initiative (UPAI) in Albania project. The project aims to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by promoting economically viable reusable systems and strengthening the participation of women in local circular economies in the municipality of Tirana. The specific objective of the assignment consists of reusable packaging systems developed and tested in the City of Tirana, and the participation

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Organizational Capacities and Skills

Co-PLAN boasts an experienced team of approximately 20 professional experts, with most holding post-graduate degrees from abroad, ensuring comprehensive expert advice and analytical support. In addition to our full-time staff, we maintain a network of local and international experts, allowing us to tailor our team to meet the specific expertise, experience, and commitments required for each project. Over the years, we have cultivated local and international partnerships with similar organizations

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Grant management/cascade funding

Grant management/cascade funding

Co-PLAN has cultivated extensive expertise as a grant managing institution, adept at implementing and monitoring grant schemes funded by various donors. This proficiency extends to the successful execution of European Union (EU) funded projects, complemented by specialized knowledge in enhancing innovation ecosystems within specific sectors. Moreover, our organization has provided both financial assistance and technical support to propel the growth of private and public entities, guiding them through the stages

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Civil society and activism

Civil society and activism

Co-PLAN has cultivated significant civil society engagement and activism expertise, leveraging its longstanding commitments to grassroots initiatives and community-driven development. With over two decades of experience, Co-PLAN plays a pivotal role in fostering civic participation and empowering local communities to advocate for their rights and interests. Through strategic partnerships and collaborative initiatives, Co-PLAN facilitates the emergence of a vibrant civil society ecosystem in Albania, characterized by active citizen engagement, advocacy

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