School Infrastructure Audit: Lessons Learned in Albania

  • May 16, 2013

The purpose of this report is to document various lessons learned in the process of designing, conducting and collating school infrastructure data for a EU-financed project under the Infrastructure Projects Facility in the Western Balkans (IPF).

Kosovo Youth Study 2012

  • May 1, 2013

Youth Study Kosovo 2012 is an initiative of Friedrich Ebert Foundation in Kosovo and has been implemented by IDRA Research & Consulting. This in-depth study aims to discover and set-forth the perceptions, aspirations, attitudes and expectations of the youth in Kosovo. It taps different life dimensions of this age group in order to provide a snapshot of the vision and world-view of a new generation.

Financial and Non-Financial Tools supporting SMEs

  • October 3, 2011

This report analyzes the main institutions involved in the promotion and financing of SMEs in the EU and some Western Balkan countries and their feasibility in the Albanian economy. The most commonly presented financial tools are guarantee schemes, direct and indirect debt financing, equity financing as well as mezzanine tools of financing.