Project Title Enhancing trans-boundary protection and development of the Jablanica-Shebenik mountain range by active local involvement
Type of Contract/Category Grant contract
IPA Component


IPA 1 (2007-2013), Cross border Cooperation Programme: Republic of North Macedonia – Republic of Albania

3rd call for proposals

Measure 1.2 Sustainable environment development
Functional Lead Partner, Lead partner and partners Functional Lead Partner: Macedonian Ecological Society, MK

Lead Partner: Protection and Preservation of the Natural Environment in Albania, AL

Sector of intervention: Environmental protection and natural resources
Action location/s Jablanica – Shebenik Mountain Range in the south border area between MK and AL
Project aim & Objective: To increase local public awareness on sustainable use of the natural resources and to enhance the use of eco-friendly methods by local community and prepare them to jointly manage the trans-boundary environment.
Results: Awareness on the need for a sustainable use of natural resources of Jablanica-Shebenik Mountain is increased; Cross-border exchange of experiences and partnerships are created among local authorities and management standards and policies are harmonized and increased; Alternative environmentally friendly practices are promoted and stimulated; Young people are better involved in nature preservation.
Facts & Figures The key facts & figures relevant to the project:

Project duration: 18 months

Total Project Budget for the grant beneficiary in MK: € 81,837.00

Total Project Budget for the grant beneficiary in AL € 75,130.00