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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...

29 October, 2018

Five young people were awarded with special recognition during the celebrations of United Nations Day in Albania. The event dedicated to youth called “It’s Youth Time” was organized by the UN in partnership with the Ministry for Europe and...

30 September, 2018

United Nations celebrated the third anniversary of the adoption of the Sustainable Development Goals through a week of awareness-raising and accountability activities which took place between 25 and 28 September in several cities across Albania...

24 September, 2018

United Nations Agencies in Albania will celebrate the third anniversary of the adoption of the Sustainable Development Goals through a week of awareness-raising and accountability activities.

The Global Goals week will take place between...

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

United Nations and World Bank have a message.