Blind Students Institute in Tirana to benefit from inclusive education opportunities
Nov 8, 2016
The Blind Students Institute in Tirana can now benefit from a renovated resource centre which was inaugurated today in the presence of students, cabinet ministers, civil society, media etc
Government of Italy and UNDP embark on a new partnership to support higher education reform in Albania
Oct 20, 2016
Albania’s Ministry of Education and Sports, UNDP and the Government of Italy signed today in a ceremony a new project in support for the Higher Education Reform.
Presentation of Albania Third National Communication to UNFCCC
Oct 19, 2016
A year ago in September the world leaders adopted the global 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development with its 17 Sustainable Development Goals.
Italian Government furthers its support to the Territorial and Administrative Reform: Government of Italy and UNDP sign new financial agreement
Oct 18, 2016
A new agreement worth USD 1.361 million was signed today between Government of Italy and UNDP to support consolidation of the Territorial and Administrative Reform in Albania.
One third of the workforce in Eastern Europe and Central Asia in precarious jobs: UN report
Oct 12, 2016
With 37 million people in informal or vulnerable jobs – the equivalent of a third of the working population -- social safety nets in Eastern Europe, Turkey and Central Asia are increasingly coming under threat.
- European Summer School Sep 26, 2016
Connecting Today. Creating Tomorrow. Albania holds its Social Good Summit
Sep 19, 2016
Connecting Today. Creating tomorrow is the theme of the Social Good Summit held in Tirana today.The event brought together around 170 students from the Information Technology Professional School in Tirana to talk about the role of technology and social media as powerful forces for change and for the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals.
Albania has come a long way, should redouble efforts on development goals
Jul 16, 2016
Wrapping up her three-day visit to Albania, Cihan Sultanoğlu UNDP’s Regional Director for Europe and the CIS, called on the country and its partners to multiply the number of innovative partnerships aimed at achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
Albania presents its Human Development Report 2016 : Functionality
Jul 15, 2016
The 2016 National Human Development Report was presented in Tirana.
Tirana Municipality and UNDP launch the first crowdfunding campaign in Albania benefitting children
Jul 14, 2016
Following Tirana Smart City Conference, UNDP and Municipality of Tirana are boosting their partnership by embarking on a series of joint initiatives to benefit Tirana citizens. One of the new interventions presented today, is a campaign to rally support through innovative financing mechanism of crowd funding for a playground that is suitable for children with special needs and abilities.