New agreement signed in Tirana to better manage Dajti National Park
May 4, 2016
The Albanian National Agency for Protected Areas and the Agency of Parks and Recreation at the Municipality of Tirana signed an agreement which outlines steps to co-manage Dajti National Park.
Shkodra, part of the EU funded programme: “Economic and Social Empowerment for Roma and Egyptians- a booster for social inclusion”
Apr 26, 2016
Shkodra is the beneficiary of a new programme “Economic and Social Empowerment for Roma and Egyptians- a booster for social inclusion” funded by the European Union and implemented by UNDP in partnership with the Municipality of Shkoder and the Ministry of Social Welfare and Youth
UNDP tops global index for international aid transparency for second consecutive year
Apr 13, 2016
The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) remains the most transparent aid organisation in the world, according to a leading global ranking released today.
In Parliament today: Roma Youth discuss challenges in education, housing and political participation
Apr 6, 2016
The Speaker of Parliament of Albania hosted today a dialogue session with Roma Youth and Members of Parliament to discuss challenges they face when it comes to education, employment, housing and political participation. Discussions focused on how Parliament’s role can be strengthened to oversee legislation that affects Roma issues.
A new National Action Plan for Integration of Roma and Egyptians presented in Tirana
Mar 9, 2016
The National Action Plan for Integration of Roma and Egyptians was presented today in Tirana to an audience of central and local government authorities, Roma and Egyptian activists, Civil Society Organizations, development partners and other stakeholders working towards advancing the social inclusion of Roma and Egyptian Communities in Albania.
On International Women’s Day students launch an innovative campaign to end violence against women and girls.
Mar 8, 2016
On International Women’s Day, students of Tirana University, academia, civil society, came together to launch the winning prototype of a social media media campaign dedicated to gender based violence.
Strengthening vocational skills – cornerstones for social inclusion
Mar 2, 2016
The renovated classrooms of vocational education workshops such as carpentry, tailoring and shoe-making were inaugurated today at the Deaf Students Institute.
Stakeholders discuss UNDP’s contribution to development in Albania
Feb 26, 2016
UNDP national and international partners came together to assess UNDP’s contribution to development results in Albania.
Tirana Smart City Conference: 112 projects presented to make Tirana a smarter city
Jan 20, 2016
The Tirana Smart City Conference brought together representatives of the Municipality of Tirana, international organizations, the private sector, domestic and foreign investors, donors, civil society organizations and Tirana residents.
Stakeholders meet to discuss low cost social housing in Albania
Dec 11, 2015
Albanian architects and construction engineers came together to exchange views on low cost energy- efficiency measures that can be integrated to optimize the energy consumption in social buildings.