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17 July, 2018

Is the world on track to realize the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) by 2030? Where is the world making progress, and where efforts need to be intensified? 

On 9-18 July 2018, the world came together at the High-level Political Forum...

26 June, 2018

UN Women organized the National Conference on “Standards of Equal Representation and Participation in Politics: One Year from Local Elections”, in collaboration with the Albanian Parliament.

The Conference brought together high-level...

7 June, 2018

“If Tirana had a gender, it would be a woman”, this is how the Mayor of Tirana, Erion Veliaj, addressed the municipal council when it approved the Gender Equality Action Plan. The municipal council, with 51% women’s representation, unanimously...

17 April, 2018

The Deputy Prime Minister of Albania Senida Mesi led a High-Level consultation dedicated to Albania’s progress towards the achievement of Agenda 2030, bringing together government, development partners, civil society and the...

10 March, 2018

United Nations Agencies in Albania embarked on a week-full of activities aiming to bring into spotlight gender inequalities and women’s rights and call on society to act for empowerment of women living in urban and rural areas.

 Elbasan-...

8 March, 2018

On the occasion of International Women’s Day, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development in Albania organized the roundtable "Challenges and Opportunities to Achieve Gender Equality and the Empowerment of Women and Rural Girls" with the...

8 March, 2018

United Nations and World Bank have a message.

 

 

6 February, 2018

The Government of Albania in partnership with the National Statistics Office and with support from the United Nations Agencies have launched Report on the...

2 February, 2018

Tirane, 31 January 2018: The Inter-Ministerial Committee for achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), held its second meeting today under the chairmanship of the Deputy Prime Minister of Albania Senida Mesi. Participants included...

8 January, 2018

Knowing who you are is a precondition to having a happy life. It is important to know yourself, your feelings, your dreams and desires, and then try to live up to them. Just imagine how you would feel if you knew your dream had no chance of ever...