Territorial reform to benefit from international expertise in its second phase
Nov 25, 2014
One of the largest companies in the world that provides professional financial and audit services, KPMG, is going to assist the Minister of State for Local issues during the implementation phase of the administrative and territorial reform
Seven innovative ideas selected to improve services and increase transperency in public administration.
Oct 28, 2014
The Government of Albania announced today seven winners of the national competition: “Innovation in Public Administration”. The competition, announced during the Government’s Innovation Week aiming to get innovative ideas and initiatives for improving services and increasing transparency in public administration.
The Albanian Centre of Excellence to serve as a hub of experts to help the country in its EU integration Journey
Oct 27, 2014
The Albanian Centre of Excellence was inaugurated today in the presence of government representatives, diplomats, representatives of international community in Albania, civil society and media.
UNDP helps Roma and Egyptian communities boost their economic activity
Jul 11, 2014
Sami is a member of Roma Community in Llakatund Village, Vlore. He is a father of 12 children and has to provide for his big family of 14 members.
School students call for conservation of biodiversity in Karaburun
May 22, 2014
Vlore, 22 May 2014. School students of Orikum High School in Vlora called on communities to conserve biodiversity. Celebrating the International Day of Biodiversity, they organized a number of sports activities such as volleyball, kayak, running and painting. This event helped send a message to their peers but also to the public in the surrounding area: Everybody should work towards preserving marine and coastal resources for the benefit of sustainable tourism and people living in the area.
UNDP launches Corporate Social Responsibility Awards
Apr 22, 2014
Are you a company that takes care of its employees? Do you work towards minimizing environmental impact? Do you contribute towards the socioeconomic development of the community in which you operate? If you positively responded to any of these questions, submit your story! It could be one of the winning initiatives in Albania’s first Corporate Social Responsibility Awards.
Stakeholders around the country discuss administrative territorial reform
Apr 7, 2014
More than a thousand stakeholders around the country have actively participated in consultations about the territorial reform- a key initiative of the Albanian Government.
Marubi Museum” towards digitalization
Apr 2, 2014
When the ‘Marubi’ photographic studio was established in Shkoder in 1856 very few people were aware that this event, at the infancy of world history of photography, would mark the beginning of visual documentation of a series of very important historic events in Albania.
Gender equality – is not a woman’s issue- it’s everybody’s!
Mar 8, 2014
Women and men streamed into Durres city center to commemorate International Women’s Day and call for gender equality in society.
Occupational Health and Safety at work: an added value for companies
Feb 24, 2014
In the frame of the Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) component of the “Local Level Responses to the Youth Employment Challenge”, training on Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) standards and procedures was conducted by CSR leading Albanian companies