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25 October, 2017

Tirana, 25 October 2017 – Among activities to mark World Food Day, dedicated this year to Food and Migration, a meeting on "The Role of Returned Migrants Returned to the Achievement of Sustainable and Long-Term...

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...

20 October, 2017

20 October 2017, Valencia Cities can and should play a crucial role in the “radical change” needed to address the problem of hunger, malnutrition and food waste, FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva...

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...

28 September, 2017

Global Goals Week in Albania  brought  together  school students, youth from across the country, local government, civil society and  business  to raise awareness, find solutions, build partnerships and drive concrete actions to...

26 September, 2017

26 September 2017, Rome – FAO has called for broader cattle vaccination to keep lumpy skin disease at bay in Eastern Europe and the Balkans, especially in areas where the risk is the highest.

In a position paper published...

19 September, 2017

Tirana, 19 September 2017 – Sophie Caffe, a chain of well-known coffee shops, with its 13 units and approximately 10.000 consumers daily, joined today  the UN-Albania campaign to  spread awareness and promote support for the...

15 September, 2017

Tirana 16 September 2017: United Nations Agencies in Albania will celebrate the second anniversary of the adoption of the Sustainable Development Goals with a week of action, awareness and accountability for sustainable development....

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...

18 July, 2017

In Albania, elections herald historic increase in number of women MPs

In the recently concluded national elections, Albania has reached a new milestone with 28 per cent of women parliamentarians. Women...