Improving service delivery for citizens through One Stop Shops
Oct 18, 2018
Elbasan 17 October 2018: Municipality of Elbasan is the first pilot municipality to test the functioning of the One –Stop Shop Information System (OSSIS) developed by STAR2 project. This is a direct response to the demand for quality public services for citizens reducing time, bureaucracy and distance.
3rd round of self-employment programme for young people launched in Tirana
Sep 14, 2018
The third round of self-employment programme for young people was launched today in Tirana. Proposed business ideas will receive support from this measure implemented by UNDP in partner-ship with National Employment Service with funding from Government of Switzerland. Support in-cludes training, mentoring and finance to start-ups.
Happiness that comes with inclusion
Aug 6, 2018
Elda Media, a 9-year old Roma girl from Lezha takes pride at the dress she has designed and made herself with recyclable materials.
Safety at Sea and Ports: UNDP and Croatian Government embark on a new initiative
Aug 1, 2018
In the presence of the President of Croatia Kolinda Grabar-Kitarović, the United Nations Development Program in partnership with the Ministry of Infrastructure and Energy and the Ministry of Tourism and Environment, 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”.
Providing jobs to Roma and Egyptian Recyclers
Jun 28, 2018
UNDP, Tirana Municipality and ECO Tirana have signed an agreement to integrate socially and economically Roma and Egyptian recyclers within Tirana territory by developing and implementing a pilot transitory programme for recyclers.
60 children will enjoy a new nursery school in Berat: With EU we support education and development of children
Jun 21, 2018
The reconstructed nursery in the neighborhood Donika Kastrioti in Berat opened its doors today to 30 children of the age of 0-3-year-old half of whom are from the Roma and Egyptian communities, while 30 other children are expected to enroll.
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.
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.
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.