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Trending: Partnering with the private sector for environmental protection

In Albania this summer, extreme heat waves were almost unbearable for people. There are less fish in the sea, and with the erosion of the shoreline, citizens of a local beach recently claimed that…  


Albania holds Social Good Summit to bring Climate Change at the spotlight and call for climate actions

A number of activities engaged students, civil society, media local authorities in discussion and various sports activities with the aim of putting climate change in the spotlight and call for urgent…  


Citizens of Divjakë to benefit from better public service delivery through One Stop Shop Information System, now available

Municipality of Divjake is the 27th to benefit from One Stop Shop Information System (OSSIS) which is now fully operational.  


Citizens in 27 municipalities across Albania are getting better public services through One Stop Shops

The Star 2 Project - Consolidation of Territorial and Administrative Reform, has advanced with the implementation of the One Stop Shop Information System (OSSIS). Currently, 27 municipalities are…  


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.  


New Survey reveals violence against women occurs widely in Albania

One in two (52.9%) Albanian women have experienced violence during their life time. This is one of the findings of the third National Population Survey “Violence Against Women” launched today  


Skills Development for Employment Programme: Partners take stock of achievements and chart a way ahead at a youth self-employment fair

The UNDP’s Skills Development for Employment Programme (SD4E) marked the finalization of its second phase, a result of collaboration between UNDP, the Ministry of Finance and Economy. The programme is…  


Albania sets up the first center to support victims of sexual violence

Victims of sexual violence in Albania will now benefit from a One stop center which provides emergency services tailored for the needs of the victims. The center called “Lilium” is in a hospital…  


Albania joins global movement against gender-based violence

Tirane, 7 December 2017– The Community Center in Roskovec, lit up orange in solidarity with the National and Global Campaign: 16 Days of Activism against gender-based violence.  


Putting People with Disabilities on the Map

If you want to understand how a person with disabilities feels, ask Artan. He is 25 years old, from Pogradec. He is in a wheelchair. He is jobless. All his life he has faced difficulties in accessing…  

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