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8 January, 2018

Knowing who you are is a precondition to having a happy life. It is important to know yourself, your feelings, your dreams and desires, and then try to live up to them. Just imagine how you would feel if you knew your dream had no chance of ever...

14 December, 2017

Tirana 14 December 2016 – A round table discussion: “Let’s Talk Openly about LGBTI rights brought together civil society and human rights activists, LGBTI community, public institutions, the Office of the Commissioner for Protection from...

12 December, 2017

Tuesday 12, December 2017- To commemorate the 69th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, People’s Advocate holds its annual conference on human rights in partnership with UN agencies. This office, is the first...

10 December, 2017

Tirana, 10 December 2017:

According to Albanian authorities, heavy rains at the beginning of December caused floods in central and southern parts of the country. More than 1500 persons were evacuated. Around 3500 families are suffering...

7 December, 2017

Tirane, 7 December 2017– Tirana Clock Tower will lit up orange as part of a global campaign to commemorate 16 Days of Activism against gender based violence. Orange is one of the official colors of the UN Secretary General UNiTE ...

4 December, 2017

Tirana, 4 December 2017 - The Albanian Parliament unanimously approved on Monday a resolution on commitment to Agenda 2030 and the Sustainable Development Goals.  

By endorsing this Resolution, the Parliament of Albania collectively...

23 November, 2017

Tirana 23 November 2017- Hundreds of people representing diverse segments of the Albanian society participated in a night run in support of Sustainable Development Goals in Albania called: “Light Up the future, Run4SDG”. The event is...

23 November, 2017

Tirana, 23 November 2017 - In the framework of the commitments Albania has undertaken as a member of the United Nations for the implementation of the Agenda2030 for global development and work done to implement these...

6 November, 2017

Inspiring women. With extraordinary power. Who stand up to violence

Who Face crime. Who empower other women from rural areas. Who do diplomacy. Who become a role model

Six “women silent heroes” were awarded with special recognition...

1 November, 2017

Tirane, 1 November 2017: United Nations Agencies in Albania and Telekom Albania embarked on a partnership to drive actions towards the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals in Albania.

The UN and Telekom Albania will work...