Celebrating the Local Economic Development Agency of Vlora (AULEDA) 10th Anniversary
Jul 30, 2013
AULEDA, one of the main partners of UNDP Art Gold 2 programme, celebrated its 10th Anniversary in a ceremony that brought together representatives of the regional and local authorities, traditional contributors of Vlora’s development such as the Italian Cooperation (for Development), and other important development actors from the civil society and academia.
Children of Himara to benefit from a new playground
Jul 15, 2013
Children of Himara will soon enjoy a new, beautiful, playground which they are excited about. ‘My father just told me that a new playground for children will be built here. My friends and I, are very happy because this is what we need. We have nowhere to play now. The whole area is occupied by cars and bars” — says Vasili a 9 year old from Himara.
Workshop on electoral disputes resolution brings together judges
Jun 11, 2013
Albanians will go to the polls on 23 June to elect their 2013-2017 legislature. These elections, and the electoral reforms that preceded them, are of significant importance for the country’s democratization and EU integration prospects.
"Garden of Diversity" inaugurated in Tirana
May 17, 2013
To commemorate the International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia, and to support the Albanian civil society movement for human rights, non-discrimination and diversity, UNDP along with partners from government and intrenational community promoted today the “Garden of Diversity”.
Roma Values presented through the renowned drama “Les Miserables”
Apr 11, 2013
UNDP Albania in the framework of the Roma Values Week along with local and international partners put on stage the renowned drama “Les Miserables”. The impressive performance of talented Roma and Egyptian youth and University of Arts students earned a standing ovation and was greatly applauded by the attendees.
The Albanian Corporate Social Responsability Network launched
Apr 11, 2013
How can we inspire Albanian companies to go beyond their minimum legal obligations in favor of their workers, environment and society at large? How can we generate commitment to Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)?
Goodwill Ambassadors call for greater inclusion of Roma communities, respect for their values and cultural diversity
Apr 9, 2013
UNDP Albania announced last night nine prominent personalities form the world of art, literature, academia and media as UNDP Goodwill Ambassadors for Cultural Diversity in Albania.
Partnerships – at the heart of development
Mar 22, 2013
A new partnership has been established between northern Italian region of Friuli-Venezia-Giulia (FVG) and UNDP/ART GOLD 2 Albania Programme to implement priority development projects in the northern region of Shkoder.
Human Development Report 2013 Launched: Albania in the high human development category
Mar 15, 2013
Leading countries of the developing world are together reshaping global power dynamics a new era of human development progress, says “The Rise of the South: Human Progress in a Diverse World,” the 2013 Human Development Report, launched by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) here today.
Solar Water Heating systems installed at the Orphan House in Tirana
Mar 12, 2013
To promote the technology of solar water heating in Albania, the Ministry of Labor, Social Affairs and Equal Opportunities/State Social Service with support of UNDP Climate Change Programme inaugurated today the installment of solar water heating system at the Orphan House in Tirana.