Kurvelesh is a municipality in the Tepelenë District, Gjirokastër County, southern Albania. The municipality consists of the villages Progonat, Lekdush, Gusmar, Nivicë and Rexhin.
In the early 20th century a çetë(armed band) consisting of 200 activists of the Albanian National Awakening was formed in Kurvelesh.
- ^ Albanian government budget legislation
- ^ Greece – Albania Neighbourhood Programme
- ^ Skendi, Stavro (1967). The Albanian national awakening, 1878-1912. Princeton University Press. p. 421. Retrieved 24 April 2011.