Public Debates and Round Tables

Public Debates and Round Tables

  1. Workshop: “Why is Environment Important” organized by IFC and ASET, May 14, 2007, Tirana, Albania
  2. Workshop: “Albania – Savings, Credit and Investments in North Eastern Mountain Areas”, organized by ASET, October 12, 2005, Durres, Albania.
  3. “Recycling Linkages – Technical Assistance to Government” (May 01, 2007)
  4. “Beneficiary Assessment for the Community Works Project II (CWP 2) Mid-Term Review (MTR)” (February 21, 2006)
  5.  “e-Government potential for Albania 2”, workshop organized by ASET, April 22, 2005, Tirana, Albania.
  6. “e-Government potential for Albania 1”, workshop organized by ASET, March 25, 2005, Tirana, Albania.
  7. “The Increase of Cooperation between Municipality of Vlora and Local NGO-s”, workshop organized by ASET, January 19, 2005, Vlore, Albania.
  8. “The Increase of Cooperation between Municipality of Vlora and Local NGO-s ”, workshop organized by ASET, December 11, 2004, Vlore, Albania.
  9.  “Volunteerism – Element of Social Partnership” (July 22, 2007) at Top-Channel TV
  10. “Harmonization of social policies with educational policies 1”, organized by ASET, October 7, 2005, Tirana, Albania.
  11. “Harmonization of social policies with educational policies 2”, organized by ASET, January 23, 2006, Tirana, Albania.
  12. “Improve the inclusive role and effectiveness of vocational education through the policy of monitoring of professionals schools financing in Albania”, organized by ASET March 2012.Tirana, Albania.
  13. Encourage and promote successful businesses models exporter in the field of medicinal and aromatic plans in Albania. Organized by ASET on 17 May 2012.Tirane.
  14. Supporting artisan women to engage in private enterprise as a sustainable and income generating activity, organized by ASET on 9 March 2012. Tirana.
  15.  Education an instrument to change the future of the Roma community. Organized by ASET on December 2013. Tirana
Post-Qualification and Training Courses

Post-Qualification and Training Courses

ASET has a wealth of local and international experience by implementing advisory and service projects in more than 45 projects focusing in our extensive range of services:

  • “Recycling Linkages – Technical Assistance to Government” (May 13, 2007)
  • “Albania: Savings, Credit and Investments in North Eastern Mountain Areas”, (Montenegro April 05-10 2005)
Publications

Publications

  1. Guide per ekonomine qarkulluese ne Shqiperi
  2. GUIDA: Zona e Mbrojtur Detare (ZMD), Karaburun-Sazan
  3. Children’s Social Inclusion Policies and Financing in Albania
  4. Politikat e përfshirjes sociale për fëmijët dhe financimi i tyre në Shqipëri
  5. Decentralizimi Fiskal dhe Transferimi i Granteve Në Vendet në Tranzicion: Një Perspektivë Kritike
  6. Economic Development and European Integration: Realities and Challenges
  7. Trajnim dhe rekomandime per administraten publike
  8. Manual për marrëdhëniet e njësisë vendore me publikun
  9. Politika dhe Administrimi Publik: Sfida dhe Sinergji – Kumtesa të zgjedhura nga Konferenca e 16-të vjetore e NISPAcee
  10. Reformat e Manaxhimit Publik në Evropën Qendrore dhe Lindore
  11. FIELD SURVEY: “Identification of existing opportunities for vocational training for returning migrants in Albania: gaps and recommendations”
  12. VROJTIM NË TERREN: “Identifikimi i mundësive ekzistuese për formim profesional për emigrantët që kthehen në Shqipëri: mangësi dhe rekomandime”
  13. Public perception of women’s participation in elections in Albania
  14. Zgjedhjet Parlamentare në Shqipëri 2009: Monitorimi i Zbatimit të Kuotës Gjinore dhe i Pjesëmarrjes së Grave
  15. International Conference – THE CHALLENGES OF LOCAL BUSINESSMEN PARTICIPATION IN STRATEGIC SECTOR PRIVATIZATION: Albanian case versus East European experience
  16. Konferenca ndërkombëtare – SFIDAT E PJESËMARRJES SË BIZNESIT VENDAS NË PRIVATIZIMIN E SEKTORIT STRATEGJIK: Rasti i Shqipërisë krahasuar me eksperiencën e Evropës Juglindore
  17. Albania’s 2009 Parliamentary Election: Monitoring the Implementation of Gender Quota and Women’s Participation
  18. International Journal of Science, Innovation and New Technology (www.ijsint.org)
  19. Divjaka Karavasta Lagoon Guide- Very potential but still dormant
  20. Guide to the Sazan Karaburun marine protected area
  21. Tropoja Cave Tourism Guide
  22. Public Relationships of Tax Administration
  23. Questionnaire Survey Manual
  24. What Businesses Operating in Albania Need to Know
  25. The challenges of local businessmen participation in strategic sector privatization
  26. GUIDA ZONA E MBROJTUR DETARE (ZMD) KARABURUN – SAZAN
  27. Turizmi i aventurës 2019 – Caves in Tropoja Municipality – Guidë | Guida | Guide
ASET Projects

ASET Projects

Recent Projects and Activities

Promotion of caves tourism in Tropoja Municipality


List of Projects

  1. Project Title: Environmental Impact Assessment for Exploratory Drilling, Onshore Panaja Block, Albania INA-Naftaplin September 2000
  2. Project Title: Designing and implementing a MADA baseline survey and collected data analysis accomplishment, Client Name: Mountain Areas Development Agency, 2001.
  3. Project Title: Environmental Impact Assessment for Exploratory Drilling, Palokastra-1 Well, Block 4 Onshore Albania OMV-Albania April 2002
  4. Project Title: labor markets salary survey design and implementation in Albania, Client Name: Albanian government (Department of Public Administration) and World Bank. 2002
  5. Project Title: Economic policies for Tirana district development, Client Name: Ministry of Economy, 2002
  6. Project Title: Holding a public debate on improving relations between public administration and the business community, Client Name: SOROS Foundation, 2002.
  7. Project Title: principles of market economy projects, Client Name: US-Embassy, 2003.
  8. Project Title: The statistical system and its principal indicators in Albania, Client Name: GTZ, 2003.
  9. Project Title: sectorial studies – fuel retail and wholesale in Albania, Client Name: Southeast Europe Enterprise Development (SEED), 2003.
  10. Project Title: Consumer panel survey, Client Name: coca – cola Italy & Alpine Division.2003.
  11. Project Title: Financial survey elaboration on companies and budgetary institutions depending on the ministry of agriculture and food, Client Name: Ministry of Agriculture and Food, 2003.
  12. Project Title: Environmental Impact Assessment for Exploratory Drilling, Kanina-1 Well, Block 5 Onshore Albania OMV-Albania January 2003
  13. Project Title: Encouragement and sensibilization of business community participation in the anticorruption initiatives, Client Name: SOROS Foundation, 2004.
  14. Project Title: An estimating survey on the level of receivables financing need of Albania, Client Name: Southeast Europe Enterprise Development – SEED, 2004.
  15. Project Title: Albania: savings, credit and investments in north eastern mountainous areas, Client Name: International Fund for Agricultural Development (IFAD), 2005.
  16. Project Title: Competitive company advantages in Albanian industry: present situation and politics’ influence in their future development, Client Name: Global Development Network (GDN), 2005.
  17. Project Title: Beneficiary assessment survey design and implementation, Client Name: International Development Association and Ministry of Finance, 2005.
  18. Project Title: Enhancing relationships between NGO-s and Vlore municipality, Client Name: SOROS Foundation, 2005.
  19. Project Title: Regional integration and metropolitan development in southeastern Europe (Thessalonica, Skopje, Sofia, Tirana), Client Name: European Commission INTERREG III B CADSES Program Project
  20. Project Title: Marketing distribution ltd – illustrative company profile, Client Name: Marketing Distribution Ltd 2005
  21. Project Title: Training sme-s on legal and fiscal aspects, Client Name: Financial Rural Fond, 2005.
  22. Project Title: The transforming potential of e-government in Albania, Client Name: SOROS Foundation, 2005.
  23. Project Title: sectorial studies – refrigeratory capacities in Albania, Client Name: Southeast Europe Enterprise Development (SEED), 2005.
  24. Project Title: Harmonization of social and educational policies, Client Name: SOROS Foundation, 2006.
  25. Project Title: Market study – furniture capacities in Albania, Client Name: EBRD Business Advisory Services (BAS) Programme for Albania, SERENA FURNITURE (Albanian Company, 2006.
  26. Project Title: Regional report elaboration establishing a regional and national client profile for migrant service centre in Western Balkan countries, Client Name: IOM, Tirana, 2006.
  27. Project Title: Brain drain in south–eastern Europe: Albanian case, Client Name: UNESCO-CEPES Romania, 2006.
  28. Project Title: Survey on local fees and taxes business operating in Albania, Client Name: Southeast Europe Enterprise Development – SEED, 2006.
  29. Project Title: Strengthening understanding of gender dimensions in the labour market–institutional diagnostic, Client Name: Development & Training Services, Inc. and USAID/Albania, 2007.
  30. Project Title: accessing information concerning women and elections advocacy support, Client Name: UNIFEM, 2008.
  31. Project Title: improving public expenditure effectiveness in the healthcare sector (Case of Albania), Client Name: The Brookings Institution, 2007.
  32. Project Title: recycling linkages – technical assistance to government, Client Name: IFC – International Finance Corporation PEP-Southeast Europe, 2007.
  33. Project Title: action plan for albpaper company, Client Name: EBRD Business Advisory Services (BAS) Programme for Albania, AlbPaper Company, 2008.
  34. Project Title: skills survey to identifying emerging occupations in Kukes and Shkoder regions, Client Name: IOM, Tirana, 2008.
  35. Project Title: public perception regarding women participation in elections in Albania, Client Name: UNIFEM, 2009.
  36. Project Title: Business Needs Survey in Kukes, Client Name: USAID Local Governnance Programme in Albania; July – September 2008
  37. Project Title: Albania – growth and poverty reduction strategy (GPRS), Client Name: Government of Albania, 2009
  38. Project Title: Annual 2009 working plan, approved by MOLSAEO and UNICEF, Client Name: UNICEF, 2009.
  39. Project Title: Business Needs Survey in Fieri, Client Name: USAID Local Governnance Programme in Albania; July – September 2009
  40. Project Title: beneficiary assessment on the mid-term review of project ii (CWP 2) (MTR), community works, Client Name: World Bank via ADF – Albanian Development Fund 2009
  41. Project Title: Business migration and socio –economic impact, Client Name: Friedrich Ebert Foundation Tirana, 2009
  42. Project Title: Butrinti human activity survey report (Butrinti national park management plan, Client Name: WB, 2009.
  43. Project Title: Good governance: transport and infrastructure public policy monitoring, Client Name: SOROS Foundation, 2009.
  44. Project Title: DHP social impact assessment, Client Name: Devolli Hydro Power 2009-2010
  45. Project Title: Competitive company advantages in Albanian industry: present situation and politics’ influence in their future, in collaboration with American University USA. Client Name: University of Delaware, USA, 2010.
  46. Project Title: Off-Grid generation Survey – Clean development mechanism CDM, Project supported by Energy Ashta and DHP, Tirana 2010-2011
  47. Project Title: Consultancy service (QBS) LOT 6, Client Name: Mountain Areas Development Agency,
  48. Project Title: CDM project. Client name: VEVE Group 2011.
  49. Project Title: promise: municipal property management in south-eastern cities, Client Name: Community Initiative: South East Europe: Transnational Cooperation Programme, 2011-2012.
  50. Project Title: Sopoti – business plan, Client Name: VEVE Group
  51. Project Title: Business community stimulation and awareness creation on fiscal education, a benefit to all the community, Client Name: World Bank, Tirana Country Office,
  52. Project Title: Towards an open and accessible government at the local level in Fushe Kruja town, Client Name: Local Governance Program in Albania – LGPA (USAID), 2009.
  53. Project Title: Book translation “lessons and improvement recommendations: cee public administration and public policy”, Client Name: NISPAcee Slovakia, 2008-2009.
  54. Project Title: Book translation “public management reforms in Central and Eastern Europe”, Client Name: NISPAcee Slovakia, 2009.
  55. Project Title: Book translation “transitional countries, fiscal decentralization and grant transfers: a critical perspective”, Client Name: NISPAcee Slovakia, 2009-2010.
  56. Project Title: Volunteerism – an element of social partnership, Client Name: SOROS Foundation.2007.
  57. Project Title: “responsible youth entrepreneurship: creating a culture of anti-corruption in private sector”, Client name: YES Foundation, Macedonia.2010.
  58. Project Title: To emphasize the problems regarding professional education in Albania, to draw the conclusions and relevant recommendations about this category of education. Client name: SOROS Foundation.2011-2012.
  59. Project title: The effort to encourage and promote the export businesses in the area of medicinal and aromatic plants in Albania. Client name: ABC Foundation.2011-2012.
  60. Project title: Supporting artisan women to engage in private enterprise as a sustainable activity. Client name: SOROS Foundation.2012.
  61. Project title: To verify and assess the social inclusion regarding the state objectives of national strategy. Client name: 2012.
  62. Project title: To develop the inclusive instruments and methods for an efficient management of municipal real estate. Client name: PROMISE Project, University of Thessaloniki, and Greece.2011-2012.
  63. Project Title: Towards an inclusive society through the integration of vulnerable groups in the governance of municipality unit no.4 in Tirana. Client name: SOROS Foundation. 2011-2012
  64. Project Title: Regional Development Plan for Gramsh District, 2012, Client name: Devolli hydropower SA. 2013
  65. Project Title: PROMISE: Municipal PROperty Management In South-Eastern Cities South East Europe Local partner Client name: Tempus project
  66. Project Title: The Karavasta Lagoon: a lot of potential for tourism but still sleeping, Client name:ABC foundation 2013
  67. Project Title: Education: a strong weapon for the future of the Roma community. Client name: AMSHC, 2014
  68. Project Title: Surveys for businesses in Albania Client name: Eurocost international S.A., Luxembourg, 2014
  69. Project Title: Roma in health care: Equal or otherwise? Client name: Soros foundation, 2014-2015
  70. Project Title: Social welfare for children in Albania public expenditure review, Copartner Client name: UNICEF, 2015
  71. Project Title: Open Budget Survey 2015: Client name: International Budget partnership, USA 2015
  72. Project Title: Study on higher education provision and labour market opportunities in the western Balkan” local coordinator, Client name: LSE London UK, 2015
  73. Project Title: The Open Budget Survey 2015 Team leader, Financed by International Budget Partnership, USA January – November 2015
  74. Project Title: SELDI 2015-2016: Survey on corruption pressure and involvement, and their perceptions of the level of corruption and anticorruption efforts. Client name: CIPE, USA
  75. Project Title: Consultant of the “Portal of municipal financial data – open governance and total government” December 2016, January 2017 Client name: COPLAN in cooperation with the Ministry of Finance
  76. Project Title: “Perception survey on investment climate in Albania”, April 2017 Client name: OSCE project
  77. Project Title: “The national context of the 16 SG goal targets “, February – June 2017 Client name: REC Tirana office project PC 33369-1277
  78. “Labour market and the needs in Tirana district “, May July 2017 Client name: SOS Fshatrat e femijve, Tirana
  79. Project Title: The Open Budget Survey 2017 Team leader, Financed by International Budget Partnership, USA November 2017- April 2018
  80. Project Title: Consultant for Management structure of National Park Divjaka Karavasta, REC, Hungary, May –September 2018
  81. Project Title: SELDI 2017-2018: Survey on corruption pressure and involvement, and their perceptions of the level of corruption and anticorruption efforts. Client name: CIPE, USA
  82. Project Title: Challenges and Promotion of circular economy as a modern and future economy Client name: env.net and Co-PLAN May- November 2019
  83. Project Title: Promotion of caves tourism in Tropoja MunicipalityClient name: ReLOaD June 2019- January 2020
  84. Project Title: Promotion of caves tourism in Vlora Municipality Client name: Agency for the Support of Civil Society AMSHC July 2019- March 2020
  85. Project Title: ALBA-2019-015 – Development of budget briefs for Health, Education and Social Protection programmes Client name: UNICEF October 2019 – March 2020
  86. Project Title: Youth Labour Market Study Client name: RisiAlbania October 2019- January 2020
QUANTITATIVE RESEARCH

QUANTITATIVE RESEARCH

We conduct different opinion polls and economic surveys. Some of them include: election polling, life quality & stratification studies; self-administered questionnaires, salary surveys, interviewer-assisted surveys

CONSUMER TRACKING

CONSUMER TRACKING

Our consumer tracking includes information services for the consumer durables sector; and information services for marketing professionals

ASET – WHY IT MATTERS

ASET – WHY IT MATTERS

It matters to the policymaker, to the media, it matters to the educator and to the students; and it matters to the public

A nation must think before it acts and that is where ASET makes its mark.