C1-EU-NPA, Improving Policy Debate and Accountability in Fulfilling the First Group of Negotiating Chapters (Cluster 1) through the Establishment of an EU-Albania Negotiation Platform. This is AIS’ newest Project in partnership with CSDG ISP and the Albanian Helsinki Committee organizations. The partners aim to Support Albania’s EU accession negotiation process regarding the First Group of Negotiating Chapters (Cluster 1), by improving policy debate, strengthening accountability and the role of CSOs in the process. AIS will engage focusing on the Chapter about Public Procurement, Financial Control and Statistics. The Financial Supporter of the C1-EU-NPA project is the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in Tirana