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Albania

Dejan Georgievski
11/05/2012 - 07:57

The Europe Day, May 9, was marked in Tirana with the "Run to Europe" marathon run and a bicycle race. The Mayor of Tirana Lulzim Basha, EU Ambassador to Tirana Ettore Sequi, Albanian Minister of Integration and other officials were present at the start of the marathon race, and they all stressed, in their addresses, their determination and commitment to build a European Tirana.

Dejan Georgievski
25/04/2012 - 13:23

The Albanian Youth Council, in collaboration with eleven state institutions and civil society organizations, opened the Youth Advocacy Office in Tirana on April 14, 2012.

Dejan Georgievski
11/04/2012 - 14:05

The EDEN Environmental Centre, in cooperation with the U.S. Embassy, Austrian Embassy, Tirana Municipality and the Ministry of Environments, has invited the citizens to take part in the photographic competition organized under the auspices of the activities to mark the Earth Day, April 22, 2012.

Dejan Georgievski
04/04/2012 - 11:02

On April 2, 2012, the World Autism Day was marked in Albania and Kosovo. While Albania again finds itself without any official figures how many children are affected by autism, in Kosovo a new centre for children with autism was opened.

Leila Seper
15/03/2012 - 12:00

During a two week period this spring, students and young professionals from around the Balkans will gather in one of the most astonishing UNESCO protected cultural sites in the region, the World Heritage City of Gjirokastra, Albania.

The 8th RegionalRestoration Camp will start on April 28 and will continue until May 12, 2012.

Dejan Georgievski
06/03/2012 - 18:48

The civil society in rural areas face a number of problems including lack of new jobs, lack of development of agriculture and farming, lack of infrastructure, lack of inter-institutional reluctance in community work, denial of minority rights, etc. These conclusions are drawn from the project "Strengthening Civil Society in rural areas", implemented by the Institute for Democracy and Mediation (IDM) and UNDP.

Dejan Georgievski
05/03/2012 - 08:56

Albanian Minister of Innovation, Information and Communication Technologies (M.I.T.I.K) Genc Pollo, encouraged, in a statement of February 24, 2012, the civil society in the country to take an active role in drafting of the action plan for Partnership for Open Government in Albania, NOA.al agency reports.

Dejan Georgievski
22/02/2012 - 09:42

February 21, 2011 -- During the recent cold spell that saw thousands of people trapped by heavy snow all over Albania, prompting the Government to declare a state of natural disaster, Ombudsman Igli Totozani met with civil society stakeholders on February 16, 2012 in Tirana to discuss and initiate a common relief plan to provide food for the stricken citizens.