Study on Economic and Social Situation of Korca District
Study on Economic and Social Situation of Korca District. (DORCAS International Albania, 2007-2008).
ANTTARC was contracted by Dorcas Inernational Albania to design and conduct a study on social and economic situation in Korca District. The study aimed at assessing the social and economic situation in the District of Korca relating to the 2005-2006 period and to present a material that can be used by partner organizations of Dorcas in Albania to identify their future strategic objectives. Specific objectives of the study include: (a) to analyze the situation in the agriculture, education, health, employment and social assistance sectors in the District of Korca; and (b) to identify achievements, problems, needs, and priority intervention areas in accordance with missions of partner organizations of Dorcas in Korca. The study included an analysis of information and statistical data regarding agriculture, education, health, employment and social assistance sectors. Information was collected through primary sources (interviews with representatives of local institutions) and secondary sources (information and data collected from different governmental and non-governmental sources). In this framework, 19 employees of partner organizations of Dorcas in Korca including education, health, agriculture, social assistance and employment workers, etc., at both regional and district level were interviewed. Also, official documents and other statistical data published about the social-economic conditions in the District of Korca during last two years were considered.