Albanian Institute of Transport

Partner Name: Instituti i Transportit
Nationality: Albania
Tel.: +355 68 20 77 099
Mail: florjan.xhelilaj@ital.gov.al
Project url: ital.gov.al

With more than 30 years of experience, the Institute of Transport has accomplished mid and long term studies on transport sector issues and been an active partner in various foreign and regional projects. The thematic competence of the institute are: • Transport Studies • Transport Projects • Data Collection and Management • Transport Planning The main activities of Institute of Transport are: a) Establishing a transport sector database for each mode of transport as well as maintain and update such database. b) To maintain and update the Albanian National Transport Plan (ANTP) and associated investment programs. c) Preparing and implementing, national and regional, studies and projects for each mode of transport.

THE CHALLENGE

The PORTS project intends study the strengthening sea links between Apulian, Montenegrin and Albanian coasts and to analyze the socio-economic impact of new sea routes to increase cross-boarder accessibility. In order to do so, it will create a strong international network of stakeholders in the logistic sector. To gain access to this network is crucial to efficiently develop the activities of the Albanian Institute of Transport. By participating in a project whose aim is to build a network of relevant stakeholder in the marittime industry, to transfer good practices, training online will increase the international projection of the Institute. Among the activities of the Albanian Institute of Transport that are expected to benefit from participating the PORTS project: -Establishing a transport sector database for each mode of transport as well as maintain and update such database (WP 3.1 of the PORTS project) -Preparing and implementing, national and regional, studies and projects for each mode of transport

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