Institute for Development, Research and Alternatives

IDRA is a non-profit, non-governmental and non-partisan independent think-tank established by a group of experienced researchers in 2000.

As a public policy institute, IDRA promotes the values of freedom and democracy, free market economy, and civil society, and continuously serving the democratization of the Albanian society and the process of integration into the European Union.

Our Vision

Institute for Development Research and Alternatives aims to bring innovations and concrete solutions for the Albanian society development and its integration into the values of democracy.

Our Mission

The mission of IDRA is to serve as an expertise providing institute and a effectual bridge between the community and institutions, by being attentive to the problems faced by the Albanian society and by enhancing the cooperation and dialog in an nonpartisan, ethical, and professional way.

News & Events

National assessment “Local Governance Mapping in Albania”

The Institute for Development Research and Alternatives (IDRA) presented the results of the national assessment on "Assessment of the Local Governance Mapping in Albania, in terms of STAR 2 project led by the European Union and including ...

Corruption Proofing In Albanian Legislation

In the premises of Hotel Tirana International, on 6th of March 2017, was held the conference on the Project “Corruption Proofing in Albanian Legislation” that was organized by the Institute for Development, Research and Alternatives ...

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