News Room

30 June, 2016

The United Nations Agencies in Albania in partnership with Italian Embassy, Tirana Municipality and CONAD marked today the end of a three week campaign aiming to reduce the use of plastic bags in Albania.
In Albania, almost every item that...

22 June, 2016

United Nations perspective on the rule of law in Albania

As the summer, holiday season nears, the intensity of debate and activity in Albania`s institutions, including its legislature, is a notable sign of the vitality of democratic...

22 June, 2016

Podgorica, Montenegro, June 20-21, 2016 – The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) and World Customs Organization (WCO) organized a workshop which brought together twenty five female officers from South Eastern Europe working in the...

20 June, 2016

UNHCR this wek launched a major campaign that asks the world to stand together #WithRefugees. In a stunning video message more than 60 global celebrities join with refugees and aid workers to echo the message, "we stand with refugees, please...

7 June, 2016

Investing in teenage girls for a more just, stable and peaceful world
Dr. Babatunde Osotimehin 
United Nations Under-Secretary-General and Executive Director
UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund

11 July 2016


12 April, 2016

A new Development Centre for children with special needs was inaugurated in Lushnja. The Centre  offers child-friendly refurbished premises accessible for children with disabilities. Children  can also benefit from  education materails designed...