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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...

14 December, 2017

Tirana 14 December 2016 – A round table discussion: “Let’s Talk Openly about LGBTI rights brought together civil society and human rights activists, LGBTI community, public institutions, the Office of the Commissioner for Protection from...

7 December, 2017

Tirane, 7 December 2017– Tirana Clock Tower will lit up orange as part of a global campaign to commemorate 16 Days of Activism against gender based violence. Orange is one of the official colors of the UN Secretary General UNiTE ...

4 December, 2017

Tirana, 4 December 2017 - The Albanian Parliament unanimously approved on Monday a resolution on commitment to Agenda 2030 and the Sustainable Development Goals.  

By endorsing this Resolution, the Parliament of Albania collectively...

23 November, 2017

Tirana 23 November 2017- Hundreds of people representing diverse segments of the Albanian society participated in a night run in support of Sustainable Development Goals in Albania called: “Light Up the future, Run4SDG”. The event is...

24 October, 2017

Tirana 24 October 2017. To celebrate United Nations Day, twenty-five public and private universities and faculties in Albania signed an agreement committing to play an active role to advance Agenda 2030 for Sustainable Development. The...

16 October, 2017

Durres, Albania: 16 October 2017 – The emigration of Albanians toward the European Union (EU) after the visa liberalization in December 2014 was characterized by new trends. From 2014, EU member states have faced an increase in...

25 July, 2017

Brussels, 10 July – The European Union (EU) and UN Women have launched a three-year regional initiative to end discrimination and violence against women in six Western Balkan countries (Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo*, the former...