Declaration for the protection of the Vjosa River by the NGO

Environmental organizations in Albania have joined efforts to protect the Vjosa River from the threats posed by the uncontrolled development of HPP projects. EcoAlbania, in the role of facilitator of this initiative, has sent to the Prime Minister the joint will of NGOs expressed through an official statement.

Among other things, this statement states: “We, the Albanian NGOs below, strongly oppose the projects that harm the integrity of the Vjosa river. Instead, we want to protect our natural heritage. Vjosa is not only a natural treasure for Albania but also for all of Europe. This river is a treasure of cultural and socio-historical heritage of the region”.

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