On 9, 16, 17 December 2021, in Tirana, SHUKALB delivered successfully the RCDN Training on “Capital Infrastructure Investment Projects in the Water Sector”. The training was attended by 25 participants from the technical, commercial, legal and administrative departments of Water Supply and Sewerage Companies of Tirana, Shkodra, Saranda, Korça, Vlora and Gjirokastra.
This training was organized in the framework of the project “Regional Capacity Development Network for Water and Sanitation Services (RCDN)”. The training was delivered by Evis Gjebrea, Deputy General Director, Tirana Water Supply and Sewerage Company and Jovan Gjika, Project Coordinator, National Agency for Water Supply, Sewerage and Waste Infrastructure (AKUM).
The participants were introduced to basic knowledge on key topics such as, bankable project, access to funding for infrastructure investment projects, successful project development, project cycle management, stakeholder identification and mapping, legal and institutional arrangements for investment projects, internal organization and planning, project implementation unit, project implementation phases, monitoring, evaluation and audit.
The training was considered very valuable by all participants for the knowledge shared in practical form, the group work, the discussion sessions, as well as the stimulating games.