AULEDA is a professional non-governmental organization formed by the private and public stakeholders, which agree about strategies and initiative aimed at improvement and exploitation of local resources contributing to a sustainable economic development. The organization provides assistance to communities, public and private institutions and local governments. AULEDA aims to enhance social and economic conditions in Vlora Region; promoting local resources mobilization and civil society development. Within this scope, the core objectives of AULEDA is identification, analysis and implementation of initiatives favouring the development of economic activities and the creation of employment opportunities, within a framework that combines poverty reduction and the promotion of an integrated and sustainable development of the territory. AULEDA undertakes project preparation and implementation, carrying out policy and sector studies, supports institution building capacities activities and organizes several events that mobilize public opinion and disseminates knowledge and innovative approach in sustainable economic development.