The United Nations Office for Project Services (UNOPS)
Established in September 2020, UNOPS in Albania provides project management, infrastructure, procurement and fund management services to a range of partners.
With a focus on advancing health, cultural heritage and socio-economic development, UNOPS supports national development priorities and reform efforts to achieve European Union accession.
- UNOPS impact in Albania
Supporting COVID-19 response efforts by procuring medical equipment and ambulances, as well as refurbishing and rehabilitating hospitals on behalf of the government.
Rehabilitating key cultural heritage monuments, buildings and sites that were damaged during the 2019 earthquake, including supporting local and economic development and improving capacities to safeguard, manage and promote Albanian culture.
- 2.85MPopulationTotal population
Total population is based on the de facto definition of population, which counts all residents regardless of legal status or citizenship. The values shown are midyear estimates.
Source: data.worldbank.org (2020)
EU4Culture is one of the largest ever cultural heritage programmes designed by the European Union in terms of the number of monuments and of funds involved."