Water Negotiations and Investment Planning Support- 'NIPS' Project

Fresh and clean drinking water
Permanent availability of fresh and clean drinking water must be assured for all citizens of Albania in near future
High Quality Water Supply Zones
Albania has sufficient high quality water supply zones. But it needs better infrastructure to make it available to all citizens.
Settlements and Rivers
Well maintained and safer sewer systems and waste water treatment are needed to protect rivers and environment from pollution
Waste Water Treatment Plants New waste water treatment plants need to be constructed for protecting rivers and environment from pollution Drinking Water Zones The Project has identified 1,185 water supply zones in Albania

Welcome to the NIPS Project


About Us

The NIPS Project supports Albania’s negotiations with the European Union in regard to Chapter 27 of the acquis

The  technical assistance supports  the Ministry of Infrastructure and Energy and  the National Agency of Water Supply, Sewerage and Waste Infrastructure (AKUM) to develop key strategic documents for the water sector, and to increase their capability to implement investment policy in the water sector.

The six tasks/results of the NIPS Project


About our Work

–> Please find HERE a summary overview about objectives and results.
–> Click on the boxes below for direct access to each task / result

NIPS Online Training

The curriculum of the training programme is grouped under the three following main topics:

  •  Tools and Techniques (five courses)
  •  Strategic Planning (four courses)
  • Institutional Embedding (five courses)

The training puts a great emphasis on developing skills in trategic planning and programme management, including effective teamwork and the right working culture needed to embed such skills into the insititution/organisiation and make them truly sustainable.

Don’t miss out! Subscribe now