On the 31st of March 2021, representatives of the SCPA held a meeting with the director of the Agency for the Support of Local Self-Government Mr. Saimir Plaku. Such meeting was organised in the frame of the Strategy for Community Safety 2021-2026, which was drafted with programe support.
The new strategy includes a new concept for community safety in Albania which requires cooperation and coordination of the key local institutions and civic engagement. Therefore, it is planned the establishment and strengthening of the Local Councils for Public Safety. In order to increase the efficiency of these councils, monitoring structures will be defined at central level and technical structures will be appointed at local level and the working process will be set.
The Agency, in the context of it legal role, will lead the formalisation process and the programe offered its technical support to involve all partners to increase community safety.