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19 May, 2020


Tirana, 19 May 20120: The United Nations Country Team in Albania has noted with concern the tension caused by the demolition of the national theatre in the early hours of Sunday morning 17 May. The UN in Albania underlines the...

14 May, 2020

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Diplomaticus Talk Show  at News24, 14 May 2020

Interviewer Erion Kacorri

Interviewer: Welcome to our weekly programme ...

10 April, 2020

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As the fight against the COVID-19 continues, self-isolation and lockdown increase the risk of domestic gender based violence. In times when the home becomes the ultimate safe haven for the population, this...

31 March, 2020


Ngrihet fondi global në mbështetje të vendeve me të ardhura të ulëta dhe të mesme

NJU JORK, 31 MARS 2020— Sëmundja e re e koronavirusit (COVID-19) po i sulmon shoqëritë në thelbin e...

29 March, 2020

It’s been a tough week – but the good news is we are not seeing explosive growth. REALLY IMPORTANT TO STICK TO THE MEASURES THAT WORK: physical distancing, staying at home, washing your hands, supporting one-another emotionally.



28 March, 2020

The Secretary-General welcomes the decision of the European Council to open accession negotiations with Albania and North Macedonia. He congratulates the Governments and people of Albania and North Macedonia on achieving this important milestone...

21 March, 2020

Joint Message from Development Partners in Albania


These are extraordinary days for the entire world. The COVID-19 pandemic is claiming human lives and causing massive upheavals for humanity.

We as a...

11 March, 2020

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Today, the UN in Albania has met to discuss how it can respond to and support the response to the Coronavirus situation.  The UN in Albania recognizes the...

10 March, 2020

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UN Country Team in Albania is following closely the situation of COVID-19 breakout and is working with health authorities through the World Health...

2 March, 2020

"We need to bring young people closer to the UN but also the UN closer to young people" - said Brian J. Williams, UN Resident Coordinator in Albania yesterday, as he introduced the global #UN75 conversation...