Launch of the “Not only 8 March” sensitizing prototype against Gender based and domestic violence
Mar 8, 2016
I am very pleased to be here with you today to commemorate International Women’s Day. On every 8th of March since 1975, thousands of events have been organized on International Women’s Day to celebrate the economic, political and social achievements of women all over the world. It is an annual celebration – but also opportunity to remind ourselves what we need to do the other 364 days every year.
Assessment of UNDP’s Contribution to Development Results in Albania
Feb 26, 2016
Before I start with the purpose of today’s event, allow me to say a word or two to mark the celebration of UNDP’s 50th birthday.
Tirana Smart City
Jan 20, 2016
I am very pleased to address this distinguished audience today. I arrived in Albania only a few weeks ago. I am one of the newest additions, Lord Mayor, to the residents of Tirana. I am excited to see that the theme of this conference – Tirana Smart City, resonates with so many partners in government, international community as well with representatives of the private sector, academia and civil society.
Coordination and Monitoring of UXO Hotspots Clearance Activities
Jul 6, 2015
I am very happy and proud to be here today to renew together with Ambassador Hoffman the commitment of the Government of Germany and UNDP to provide support to the critical national endeavor to effectively ensure the human safety and security of the population in general and especially the poor and the vulnerable who are more often those that are impacted more severely by conflict and post-conflict threats.
STATEMENT BY UNDP ADMINISTRATOR HELEN CLARK ON POPE FRANCIS ENCYCLICAL ON THE ENVIRONMENT AND THE POOR
Jun 18, 2015
I welcome Pope Francis' very important contribution to the climate change debate through his encyclical on the environment and the poor.
Election Dispute Resolution Workshop
May 24, 2015
It is with great pleasure that I welcome you all this morning to this important – and timely – workshop in advance of Albania’s 2015 local elections.
Launching of Local Action Plan for Persons with Disabilities in Lushnja Municipality
May 22, 2015
I am happy to greet you all today to discuss the Lushnja local authorities’ and civil society’s important initiative to boost Albania’s social inclusion agenda and specifically the rights of people with disabilities.
Customized Gender and Elections Workshop
May 21, 2015
It is my pleasure to welcome to you this event taking place in the run-up to the 2015 local elections.
Census 2011: Profile of Disabled, Roma and Egyptian Populations in Albania
May 13, 2015
I am very pleased to be part of this round table organized to discuss cutting-edge statistics related to Roma and Egyptian people and Persons with Disabilities. Data and statistics have gained prominence as vital building blocks for making sound policies.
Panel Discussion on Empowering Women for Stronger Political Parties in Albania
Jul 9, 2014
For many years now, development and human rights practitioners at the UN and around the world have underlined the importance of women’s rights, women’s participation and women’s voice in public decision-making as a human right, but also as a precondition to human development