The Sustainable Development Goals launched in Albania
Sep 28, 2015
The Sustainable Development Goals were presented today in the presence of cabinet ministers, representatives of the international community, civil society and the private sector.
World leaders to adopt Sustainable Development Goals
Sep 25, 2015
As the United Nations Sustainable Development Summit kicks off Friday, more than 150 world leaders are poised to adopt the new 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, including the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
Coordination and Monitoring of UXO Hotspots Clearance Activities
Jul 6, 2015
I am very happy and proud to be here today to renew together with Ambassador Hoffman the commitment of the Government of Germany and UNDP to provide support to the critical national endeavor to effectively ensure the human safety and security of the population in general and especially the poor and the vulnerable who are more often those that are impacted more severely by conflict and post-conflict threats.
UNDP supports 21 June Local Elections in Albania
Jun 19, 2015
Voters go to the polls on Sunday in Albania to elect Mayors and Council members in the country’s sixty-one new local municipalities.
STATEMENT BY UNDP ADMINISTRATOR HELEN CLARK ON POPE FRANCIS ENCYCLICAL ON THE ENVIRONMENT AND THE POOR
Jun 18, 2015
I welcome Pope Francis' very important contribution to the climate change debate through his encyclical on the environment and the poor.
Redrawing the map: UNDP helps coordinate territorial reform in Albania
May 28, 2015
During communist rule, Albania was one of the most centralized countries in Europe. When the regime collapsed in 1991, the country was faced with the dilemma of how to structure a local government system with a degree of autonomy.
UNDP supports greater role and participation of women in elections
May 25, 2015
A two-day BRIDGE workshop on Gender and Elections took place in Tirana ahead of local elections
The new local action plan for people with disabilities in Lushnje identifies ways to improve their lives
May 25, 2015
A “Local Action Plan for Inclusion, Protection and Promotion of the Rights of Persons with Disabilities” was presented in Lushnja.
Election Dispute Resolution Workshop
May 24, 2015
It is with great pleasure that I welcome you all this morning to this important – and timely – workshop in advance of Albania’s 2015 local elections.
Launching of Local Action Plan for Persons with Disabilities in Lushnja Municipality
May 22, 2015
I am happy to greet you all today to discuss the Lushnja local authorities’ and civil society’s important initiative to boost Albania’s social inclusion agenda and specifically the rights of people with disabilities.