Project funding EU
Project website N/A
Programme website Montenegro – Albania
Contribution to the Programme’s specific objective The protection of environmental resources in lake and alpine areas is furthered
Project start date 01.02.2021
Project end date 31.07.2023
Project total budget EUR 563.515,50
0Project EU funding EUR 478.988,18

Overall objective: The protection of environmental resources in lake and alpine areas is furthered

Specific objective: Residual waste reduced through waste reduction, reuse and recycling measures

Main activities
1.1 Zero Waste Advisory Boards formation
1.2 Survey to evaluate amounts of different types of waste disposed/recycled/reused on household and municipal level
1.3 Transfer of know-how from ZW Europe
2:T Educational and awareness raising campaign on separation; reuse and recycling of waste
2.2 Set up of waste separation tools and measures
2.3 Pilot activities on reuse and recycling of waste
3.1 Evaluation of conducted activities, best practices and implementation of improvements
3.2 Awards to best citizen and business initiatives aiming at further decrease of residual waste
3.3 Development of 5 and 1 O years Zero Waste city plans to continue on the path to Zero Waste

Expected results Result 1: Platform for guiding local communities towards ZeroWaste towns created
Result 2: Local communities encouraged and supported to reduce, recycle and reuse waste
Result 3: Sustainability of Zero-Waste practices ensured
Expected outputs Improved the youth abilities for developing their own business ideas based on innovative skills, new competences and knowledge
Increased opportunities for support to start-up businesses of young people involved in the project
Increased support to young entrepreneurs and self-employment through local policies and incentives.
5268 inhabitants directly involved
5% of solid waste recycled
5000 persons served by improved solid waste collection
10 ha covered by joint management measures
30 % all businesses and organisations participating in joint actions in waste management
Lead partner Institution name: Regional Development Agency for Bjelasica, Komovi and Prokletije
Country: Montenegro
Address: IV crnogorske brigade 40, Berane 84300
Legal status: Private
Partner Institution name: Zero Waste Montenegro
Country: Montenegro
Address: Njegoševa 9, Podgorica 81000
Legal status: Private
Partner Institution name: Albanian Local Capacity Development Foundation
Country: Albania
Address: Bulevardi Bajram Curri, Rr.Shyqyri Ishmi, Pll. “Shpresa”,Nr 22/5 Tirana 1001
Legal status: Private
Partner Institution name: Green Line Albania
Country: Albania
Address: Rr. Shkelqim Fusha, Pall GBI, Nr 28, Tirana 1001
Website: N/A
Legal status: Private