Panel Discussion to Celebrate the Entry into Forice of the Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on a Communications Procedure


New York 14.04.2014   Join the Permanent Mission of Albania as well as Permanent Missions of Bolivia, Costa Rica, Germany, Montenegro, Portugal, Slovakia, Spain, Thailand and also  the International Coalition for the Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child to a Panel Discussion to celebrate the entry into force of the Optional Protocol to the Convention on the Rights of the Child on a Communications Procedure at 13:15 in Conference Room 5, North Lawn Buildi

Albanian Coast- Summer destinations in 2014


What if you could combine the rugged beauty you’d find on Croatia’s Dalmatian Coast with the ruins of an undiscovered Turkey or Greece, all wrapped in the easygoing nature characteristic of rural Italy — at a fraction of the cost? Turns out you can, on the coast of Albania.

Statement by Mrs. Elona Hoxha, Deputy Minister of Interior Affairs during the CPD47


New York, 09.04.2014    During the General Debate of the 47th Session of the Commission of Population and Development, Deputy Minister of Internal Affairs Mrs. Elona Hoxha made a statement on behalf of the Government of the Republic of Albania. The statement can be found below: 




The Government of Albania is launching an international two stage competition for the concept and strategy of a nation branding campaign.

Albania- The social Progress Index 2014 Report


The Social Progress Index 2014 Report new report rates Albania 48th out of 132 countries in terms of quality of life and social progress. Among countries in the region, Croatia came top in the region in 36th position - one place behind Greece, in 35th place.

UN Security Council Meeting on 15th March 2014 "on the situation in Ukraine"


Albania was one of the 46 cosponsors of the draft resolution tabled by the United States at the Security Council meeting on 15 March 2014 "on the situation of Ukraine". The draft resolution reaffirmed the council’s commitment to Ukraine’s “sovereignty, independence, unity and territorial integrity” and declared a planned referendum on the status of Ukraine's Crimea region illegal, invalid and with no effect.  The draft resolution supported by 13 SC members States.

Panel Discussion "Changing role of UN in the Middle Income Countries"


The panel discussion with the UN Resident and Humanotarian Coordiantors was organized by the Permanent Mission of Albania to the UN in cooperation with the UN Development Coordination Office (UNDOCO) and took place on Wednesday, 12 March 2014, at the United Nations Headquarters.

Interactive dialogue with the Special Representative for Children in Armed Conflict Leila Zerrougui 25th session of the Human Rights Council Geneva, 13 March 2014


Thank you Mr. Vice-President,

Mr. Vice-President, we would like to first thank the Special Representatives for their presentation and the reports submitted for consideration to the Council. We would like to further thank them for their tireless efforts in the interest of children throughout the world.


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