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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...

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...

14 September, 2018

The exhibition “Myrtis: face to face with the past” opens today at the Center for Openness and Dialogue (COD), at the Entrance Hall of the Prime Minister’s Office. It will remain open for a period of three weeks.

The exhibition...

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...

20 June, 2018

School Food Nutrition can be ensured by promoting from farm to school initiatives.

Tirana, 20 June 2018 – Today in a round table organized at the premises of Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development were...

17 May, 2018

“Yes, I am a lesbian, but I am a human being first,” this is how Briselda, a young woman from Tirana, starts telling her story for Dritare.net. She became aware of her sexual orientation ten years ago; she was only 15 at the time. She presents as...