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Tirana Bank and UNDP embark on a partnership to promote environmental protection

Tirana Bank, member of Balfin group, and United Nations Development Programme announced today a partnership to promote protection of environment in Albania.  

Albania to further develop the Maritime sector with support from Government of Norway

Albania is set to boost development of its Maritime sector with the aim of supporting Albania on its path to sustainable growth. UNDP project "Development of the maritime sector" was launched in…  

Marginalized Roma community still most excluded in Albania

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,…  

Managing Marine Coastal Pollution in Albania: A new project launched in partnership with Government of Croatia

: 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…  

UNDP Albania study on Religious Tolerance reveals that religious tolerance is broadly valued and supported by Albanian citizens

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…  

Findings of “Trust in Governance" Opininion Poll presented in Tirana

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.  

Study shows that there is a large need for justice in Albania that is predominantly unmet due to a lack of legal awareness in society and the underperformance of justice sector institutions

The findings of the Survey on Access to Justice in Albania were presented today in Tirana during a forum which brought together government officials, civil society organizations and international…  

Tirana hosts first regional seminar on “Corruption-Free Cities of the Future” to discuss innovative ways of addressing corruption at the local levels

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…  

Minamata Convention on Mercury brings together parties to its first Conference in Geneva

Albania became a signatory to the Minamata Convention on 9 October 2014 and it has been also actively participating in the Intergovernmental Negotiating Committee on Mercury.  

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