On the 18th of October, in the premises of “DEA” Cultural Center in Ksamil, Saranda, was organized the Regional Conference on waste management issues in Vlora and Gjirokastra region, in the framework of the Consumeless project, co-financed by the INTERREG-MED program.

The referrers presented examples of success and proposed waste treatment models, as well as minimizing the use of resources in the municipalities of these districts.

The conference was welcomed by the Deputy Mayor of Saranda, Ms. Lindita Qendro. The event was attended by the General Secretary of the Institution of Gjirokastra Prefecture, Mrs. Arjan Korkuti, Deputy Mayor of Gjirokastra, Mr. Jorida Muho, Vlora Municipality Advisor, Mrs. Jeton Puka, Project Coordinator of Himara Municipality, Mrs. Uran Dulaj and Representative of the Municipality of Delvina, Ms. Valentina Pipiko. At the end of the event were signed the interest protocols for the transfer of the Consumeless model.

The conference was attended by stakeholders in the city of Saranda, members of the Consumeless model. On behalf of the National Agency of Natural Resources, Engineer Teuta Thimjo, an expert on renewable energy, referred to the conference.

Matilda Naco, RCDC Albania sustainable development expert presented the project achievements and the Consumeless model for the attendees. The conference was organized by the Regional Center for Development and Cooperation, an external expert for the implementation and management of the Consumeless project.