Last updated: February 14, 2023

RCE Middle Albania

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Rce details
Date of RCE acknowledgement:
December, 2012
Description of RCE and Geographic Region:

RCE Middle Albania coordinates activities between more than 20 organizations and individuals committed to volunteer for sustainability, in the regions of Tirana, Durres, Elbasan. Main focus is on: Sustainable Architecture and Green Building, Research on ESD, Inter-regional Cooperation, Eco-Tourism, Innovation and Urban Farming, International and Balkan cooperation. By promoting a new model of governance, in creating new partnerships in the light of SDGs implementation, in order to foster region anticipation of sustainable challenges. 

Goals and Objectives:

Contributing to sustainable, green self-sufficient region of middle Albania region, in terms of resource management, urban harvesting, innovation and inclusiveness, through the effective measures of ESD.

RCE Middle Albania aims to implement SDGs through engagement of regional actors and local communities of middle Albania. By orienting partner organizations toward sustainability and adopting their programs according to the global agenda on sustainability and region priorities.

Organisation Hosting RCE Secretariat:

European University of Tirana

Key Partners:

Name of organisation: European University of Tirana
Role: Partner
Contact name: Alma Fataj
Contact email:

Name of organisation: Chip Star, Research and Development
Role: Partner
Contact name: Helidon Nauni
Contact email:

Current Activities:
  • Energy Efficiency Action Plan for ESD in Elbasan, Albania
  • EduFootprint, Interreg Project, local meetings
  • Preparation of application for the Energy efficiency local plan for Durres, Albania 
Upcoming Activities:
  • SDGs campaign in Balkans, December 2018
  • Interreg project EDUFootprint in Mediterranean Countries
  • Collaboration with Ministry of Energy in Albania, about the local plans for energy efficiency
  • Participation in the international conferences and events as: Global Festival of Ideas for Sustainable Development in Bonn, 2017, 2018. Side events of COP23 November 2017; Crisis, Resilience and Democracy in Eastern European Countries etc 
  • Participation in the Balkan Event. The future of the Balkans toward European Union
Communication Channels
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Twitter handle:
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Contact Details
Main RCE Contact:
Kalterina Shulla
Secondary RCE Contact:
Alma Fataj
RCE Youth Coordinator(s):
General RCE email:
RCE mailing address for correspondence:

Rruga Frosina Plaku, kompleksi Homeplan 262, Tirana Albania