On March 12, 2021, a meeting was held with the representatives of the Municipality of Berat. The meeting was attended by the Swedish Ambassador to Tirana, Ms.Elsa Håstad Madam, the Program Manager Ms. Linda Germany, Mr. Ansi Shundi, SCPA Program Team Leader and representatives of Berat Municipality.
In this meeting was discussed the support given to the Municipality of Berat through various projects that are funded by the Swedish government. One of these contributions is a project of the Swedish Community Policing Program which has enabled the establishment and strengthening of a local council for community safety.
The support provided by SCPA consisted in drafting the Regulation and Work Plan of LCPS, training of members of this Council on the regulation and procedures related to the implementation of these two important documents which enabled strengthening and normal functioning of this institution.
On this occasion, Mr. Shundi introduced Ms. Ambassador an overview of the projects that have been implemented and informed her about the work plans and activities planned for the forthcoming period.
On the other hand, the representatives of the Municipality of Berat voiced their appreciation and gratitude for the support given by these projects, emphasizing that the establishment and full functioning of the LCPS has helped build bridges of cooperation with the Police and at the same time has urged the community to take an active part in the problems of order and security in the region.