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Integrated Water and Ecosystems Management Project

The main objective of the project is to assist the Government of Albania in improving the management of uncontrolled wastewater discharging into international waters which is threatening the global significant ecosystems along the coastline of Albania.

The project will contribute to increase global environmental benefits by:

  • (i) reducing sewage pollution loads generated by urban settlement areas of the three coastal cities Durres, Lezha and Saranda and
  • (ii) promoting and improving the management of the tidal Kune-Vain marshland (near Lezha).

PDF-B Preparation grant Completion Report was delivered. The project is under implementation and is progressing well based on the Bank's last supervision mission.

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Mediterranean Sea (LME)

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General information
GEF ID 1080
IBRD ID 75156
Project type Full-Sized Project
Project Status Project Completion
Start Date 12 Feb 2004
End Date 30 Dec 2009
YES - See results data (1080)
GEF characteristic:
Focal Area
GEF Allocation to project 5.20M US$
Total Cost of the project: 12.58M US$

International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (WB)