The Integrated Planning System (IPS) is a broad planning and monitoring framework which aims to ensure that the core policy and financial processes developed by the GoA function in an integrated manner.
By coordinating the external assistance in Albania, DSDC provides a government point of contact and orientation for donors with respect to strategic matters as defined in the National Strategy for Development and Integration, thus strengthening government leadership in this process...
The 2012 Progress Report presents the progress and results of the government's fundamental policies under the National Strategy for Development and Integration 2007-2013 (NSDI) over the period 2009-2012. This report has been prepared by the Department of Strategy and Donor Coordination (DSDC) at the Council of Ministers, as a part of the monitoring and evaluation process for implementation of NSDI.
On 20 June 2013, the Department of Strategy and Donor Coordination and the Donor Technical Secretariat held a meeting of the Development and Integration Partners (DIPs). This was the second DIP meeting for 2013 and was co-chaired by the DTS Chair, Yesim Oruc (UNDP Country Director) and DSDC Director, Valbona Kuko. The meeting was focused on updates from three Development Partners: the EU, Sweden, and Swiss Cooperation about the current status of their programming.
A revised draft of the NSDI 2014-2020 has been completed within the period April - June 2013. This version of the NSDI reflects the comments that has been received by the entire donor community as well as other stakeholders. It will be consulted with various stakeholders and civil society during the period October - December 2013.