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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,…

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Presentation of “Trust in Governance 2019” Opinion Poll Findings

The findings of the “Trust in Governance 2019” Opinion Poll were presented today in Tirana. They explore public perceptions on issues such as: trust in public institutions, institutional transparency…  



Political cooperation across borders protects water resources in Drin Basin

High level representatives from the five Riparians virtually signed a joint statement today, thus endorsing the Strategic Action Programme for the sustainable management of the Extended Drin Basin,…  


Together4Albania: EU for Schools Action takes off

TIRANA, 15 April 2020 - An action agreement ‘EU4schools’ was signed on Wednesday between the EU Ambassador to Albania Luigi Soreca and UNDP Resident Representative Limya Eltayeb to support national…  


Switzerland, Norway, and UNDP finance the purchase of 30 ventilators to help Albania counter COVID-19

Tirana, 10 April: A joint partnership agreement was signed today, virtually, between the Ministry of Health and Social Protection, the Swiss Embassy in Albania, the Royal Norwegian Embassy for…  


COVID-19: UNDP joins forces with Telekom to provide health information to the Albanian public

Tirana, April 2 – The United Nations Development Program in Albania and Telekom Albania- a telecommunication company operating in Albania, announced the launch of a partnership in support of the fight…  


COVID-19: Looming crisis in developing countries threatens to devastate economies and ramp up inequality

New York –The growing COVID-19 crisisthreatens to disproportionately hitdeveloping countries, not only as a health crisis in the short term but as a devastating social and economic crisis over the…  


COVID-19: WHO, UNICEF and UNDP partner with WhatsApp to get real time health information to billions around the world

New York. - WhatsApp today announced the launch of two initiatives in support of the global fight against the Coronavirus pandemic: the global launch of the WhatsApp Coronavirus Information Hub in…  


Statement of UN Country Team in Albania on the situation of COVID-19 breakout

UN Country Teams in Albania is following closely the situation of COVID-19 breakout is are working with health authorities through the World Health Organization (WHO) country office in Albania.  


Free Legal Aid center to offer legal assistance to Fier’s vulnerable communities

The Free Legal Aid (FLA) center was reopened at the Fier District Court so that all vulnerable communities including women and men, victims of violence, people with disabilities, LGBTI members and…  

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