Marginalized Roma community still most excluded in Albania
May 17, 2018
Marginalised Roma continue to face limited access to opportunities in virtually every aspect of human development such as basic rights, health, education, housing, employment and standard of living, argues the Regional Roma Survey 2017 launched today in Tirana.
Even Walls have Ears
May 9, 2018
“Even walls have years” is a communication platform which aims to increase awareness on the past communist crimes.
Religious Tolerance in Albania
Apr 25, 2018
Managing diversity is the challenge of our times. Ideas and dreams zip across borders with a tap on a screen, influencing individuals’ and communities’ views on the past and expectations for the future.
UNDP Albania study on Religious Tolerance reveals that religious tolerance is broadly valued and supported by Albanian citizens
Apr 25, 2018
United Nations Development Programme in Albania together with the Institute for Democracy and Mediation published today the study on Albania’s Religious Tolerance carried out with support from the UNDP Istanbul Regional Hub.
Roma International Week draws attention to a variety of challenges Roma and Egyptian face and calls on society to support their inclusion in development
Apr 6, 2018
A week of events was organized in Albania to mark International Roma Day.
Findings of “Trust in Governance" Opininion Pol presented in Tirana
Mar 16, 2018
The Institute for Democracy and Mediation and United Nations Development Programme presented today the findings of the Opinion Poll “Trust in Governance 2017” conducted in November 2017, in Albania.
Managing Marine Coastal Pollution in Albania: A new project launched in partnership with Government of Croatia
Mar 15, 2018
: The United Nations Development Program in partnership with the Ministry of Foreign and European Affairs of the Republic of Croatia, launched a new project: “Management of marine and coastline pollution for increased Safety at Sea and Ports in line with EU Maritime Law and Policy”
60 Roma families benefit from a new housing complex in Tirana
Jan 11, 2018
The New Year could not have come better for the 60 Roma families who entered their new homes on New Year’s Eve. Now they can enjoy the new housing units which will not only improve their livesbut also will bring them closer together.
Call for Civil Society Organizations from partner municipalities of ReLOaD project
Jan 8, 2018
Regional Programme on Local Democracy (ReLOaD), a regional initiative financed by European Union and implemented by UNDP in six Western Balkans countries is entering in a new implementation phase in Albania. 12 Partner Municipalities (Tiranë, Durrës, Lezhë, Shkoder, Elbasan, Dibër, Tropojë, Librazhd, Prrejas, Korçë, Roskovec and Përmet) will open the First call for proposals for Civil Society Organisations in Albania within January 2018.
Tirana hosts first regional seminar on “Corruption-Free Cities of the Future” to discuss innovative ways of addressing corruption at the local levels
Dec 8, 2017
The seminar brings together eight mayors and more than 60 representatives of local governments, anti-corruption experts and civil society representatives from the Western Balkans and Eastern Europe to share their successful experiences on fighting corruption in their cities and municipalities.