|Name||National Agency of Protected Areas|
|Address||436J+9H Elbasan, Albania|
|Contact person||Fatmir Brazhda|
|Contact email||Fatmir.Brazhda@akzm.gov.al / firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Contact phone||+355 4 222 50 68|
|Description of core activities||National Agency of Protected Areas, that is founded by the Council of Ministers, Decision No. 102, date 04.02.2015, aimed management, protection, development, expansion and operation of the protected areas in our country, which today account for about 16% of the territory of Albania. NAPA manages the network of protected areas and other natural networks as Natura 2000 under management plans. NAPA monitors flora and fauna in these areas. National Agency of Protected Areas has a staff of 224 people, of which 20 in the central office and 204 in the Regional Administration of Protected Areas.
Manages the network of protected areas.
Designs and implements the management plans for protected areas.
Proposes changes and improvements to the legal framework for management of the PA.