Telekom Albania supports "Green Ideas 2019", the national competition organized by Partners Albania through which civil society organizations, social enterprises or small businesses in the country are involved in the identification, selection and support of green innovations aiming sustainable development.
Seventeen finalists presented their projects during the two-day competition, which was open to both the public and the business sector. A panel comprised of experts in the field of economic development, education, social business accountability, public and international institutions took into consideration and selected the three best ideas.
As a consequence, the jury declared the following successful projects:
1 "Pemla - local products with 100% local ingredients" submitted by Pemla enterprise, which has as its main goal the production of hazelnut, walnut and almond butter of Albanian origin.
2 "Bike rides in 84 lakes of Belsh" submitted by the Albert Hysa, who wanted to provide bike for rents to local and foreign tourists in the area of Belsh.
3 "The flavor of the local cuisine", the project submitted by the Culinary Education Center organization consisting in the creation of a gastronomic service environment to promote the Albanian traditional dishes and products.
Three winning ideas will automatically become part of the regional competition organized by Rockefeller Brothers Fund and Partners Albania, which will take place in Tirana in July 2019.