Albania National Water Supply and Sanitation Sector Modernization Program (WB-P170891)

  • Albania
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  • World Bank (WB)
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Voting Date
Mar 31, 2020
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Ministry of Finance and Economy
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  • Law and Government
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Investment Type(s)
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Investment Amount (USD)
$ 80.00 million
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Project Cost (USD)
$ 80.00 million
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Primary Source

Original disclosure @ WB website

Updated in EWS Jul 8, 2019

Disclosed by Bank Jun 27, 2019

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Project Description

According to the Bank's website, this project aims to improve the policy framework and institutional capacity for Water Supply and Sanitation service delivery in Albania. This would entail: 

1. Strengthening the national framework, which would focus on the national sector framework and national policies and programmes

2. Improving access to, as well as quality and efficiency of Water Supply and Sanitation services throughout the country 

3. Designing and launching a Water Supply and Sanitation utility aggregation / regionalisation programme 


Investment Description
  • World Bank (WB)
Contact Information

World Bank

Name : Patricia Lopez Martinez. Designation : Senior Infrastructure Finance Specialist. Role : Team Leader (ADM Responsible). Telephone No : 5220+70738 / Email :

Name : Trandelina Baraku. Designation : Water Resources Mgmt. Spec. Role : Team Leader. Telephone No : 5282+1119 / Email :

Implementing Agency : Ministry of Energy and Infrastructure

Contact : Lindita Sotiri. Title : Director on the Development Programs on Water Supply and Sew. Telephone No : 355694024996. Email :


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