The Local Economic Development Agency of Shkodra - TEULEDA was established on June, 2001 through Shkodra Court Decree no.440 and registered in the Registry of NGOs (General Directory of Taxes) under no. K46809001L.TEULEDA was established with support of UNOPS PASARP Programme and offers its services to more than 334,045 inhabitants of the Shkodra Region, which extends to 3,561.25 square kilometres. Its headquarters are located in the city of Shkodra. TEULDA is composed of private and public stakeholders, which agree on the strategies and initiatives aimed at improving and utilising local resources contributing to a sustainable economic development. The organization provides assistance to communities, public and private institutions and local governments and SME-s. TEULEDA aims to enhance social and economic conditions in SHKODRA Region, promoting local resources mobilization and civil society development. Within this scope, the core objective of TEULEDA is the 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.