Albania

FLOOD RISK MANAGEMENT PLANS IN ALBANIA

Client

Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development of Albania (MARD) with European Investment Bank financing

Year

2022

Key facts

Five river basins: Erzen, Ishem, Shkumbin, Seman and Vjosa.

Area 16,335 km2, 36 Areas of Potential Significant Flood Risk (389 km of watercourses).

Services

Flood risk assessment (hydrological and hydraulic models in each APSFR identified), flood zone mapping, risk maps and damage estimation.

Feasibility studies with cost-benefit analysis, including multi criteria assessment of the alternatives proposed.

Flood Risk Management Plan for each river basin.

First phase of the Environmental Assessment.