06 Oct EITI Survey – Pogradec
On October 5, 2016 Albanian EITI Secretariat, held the EITI Survey in the Municipality of Pogradec.
The questionnaire surveyed 100 citizens and consisted of 21 questions, to produce evidence on knowledge of Albania citizens have about extractive industries and whether is enough invested in their community from budget revenues.
Moreover a meeting was organized with representatives from Municipality of Pogradec, where we talked about the EITI Reports and the problems that such municipalities face in revenue collection, the problems that come from the activities of the companies that operate in this area.
The questionnaire was completed by 100 people giving us information on the citizens knowledge regarding the extractive industry and EITI initiative.
Also there were organized meetings with the Mayor of Pogradec and local government officials, in which were discussed the EITI report and the problems faced by municipalities in collecting revenue, problems arising from the operation of extractive companies operating in these areas.[su_slider source=”media: 3646,3645,3648,3650,3647″ limit=”24″ width=”580″ height=”400″ title=”no”]