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25 September, 2019

Gjirokastra, 25 September 2019 – In a week packed of events aimed at raising awareness on Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) across the country, Gjirokastra hosted a Town Hall dedicated to the Sustainable Development Goals and how such major...

19 September, 2019

42nd Session of the Human Rights Council

Agenda Item 6: Adoption of the final report on the
Universal Periodic Review of Albania

Geneva,  19 September 2019...

18 July, 2019

Tirana, 18 July, 2019 Agreement was signed today between the Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, represented by the Norwegian Embassy in Prishtina and the United Nations in Albania, which contributes a grant of NOK 7,500,000...

11 April, 2019

ILO helped increase effectiveness of tripartite and bipartite social dialogue through a project which started implementation in 2016.The project called: Increased Effectiveness of Tripartite and Bipartite Social Dialogue, including Collective...

4 April, 2019

The United Nations Resident Coordinator in Albania Brian Williams  talked to Albanian Daily News. In  his interview he referred to the European Union Integration as the Mega Accelerator for Albania. Read the interview to learn more about UN-...

25 March, 2019

25-27 March 2019, Durres, Albania: The Port Control Unit (PCU) at the Port of Durres in Albania received a study visit from the Customs Administration of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan. The delegation consisted of eight officers, including...

27 February, 2019

27 February - 8 March  2019, Tirana, Albania: Tirana International Airport hosted the first basic training on Air Cargo Control within the framework of the UNODC-WCO Container Control Programme (CCP). The training brought together thirteen...

9 January, 2019

On January 1st, 2019, the reform of the United Nations Development system went into effect worldwide.  The reform is guided by resolution 72/279 (May 2018), which mandates the UN development system to strengthen its capabilities and coordination...

14 December, 2018

To celebrate the 70th anniversary of the adoption of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, the Ministry for Europe and Foreign Affairs, in partnership with the Office of the UN Resident Coordinator launched the Action Plan and...

25 November, 2018

United Nations agencies in Albania in partnership with the Ministry of Health and Social Protection launched the 16 days campaign against gender-based violence.

The National Council for Gender Equality in Albania launched the theme of the...