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Albania elected member of the UNDP / UNFPA / UNOPS Executive Board for the period 2017-2019

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On 5 April 2016 Albania was elected member of the Executive Board of the United Nations Development Programme, the UN Population Fund and the UN Office for Project Services (UNDP / UNFPA / UNOPS) for the period 2017-2019.

The election of Albania in this important leading institution is proof of its active engagement in the framework of UN development agencies, especially after the adoption of the Transformative Agenda for Sustainable Development 2030.

Statement by the Minister of Social Welfare and Youth H.E. Mr. Blendi Klosi

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60th session of the Commission on the Status of Women

23 March 2016

Honorable Chairman,

Honorable Ladies and Gentlemen,

It is a great pleasure for me as Minister of Social Welfare and Youth to participate in this Session of the Commission of Status of Women and to have the opportunity of expressing the engagement and commitment of Albanian Government for women’s empowerment - as a key condition towards a sustainable development of a society.

Statement delivered by Mr. Ervin NINA, DPR of Albania - Prevention and Resolution of Conflicts in the Great Lakes Region-21 March 2016

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Thank you Mr. President,

We appreciate the opportunity to take the floor during the open debate on this very important topic. We would like to thank the Angolan Presidency of the Council for choosing the theme of prevention and resolution of conflicts in the Great Lakes Region, and for the very informative concept note in preparing this debate.

Special event on “Women in Politics: Successes, Failures and Challenges”

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Organised by the Parliament of the Republic of Fiji and the Permanent Missions of the Republic of Albania and Israel to the United Nations, in collaboration with the League of Women Voters, the Pan Pacific and Southeast Asia Women’s Association (PPSEAWA), NGO CSW, the International Council of Jewish Women (ICJW) and the World Jewish Congress, in the margins of the 60th session of the Commission on the Status of Women.

Monday, 14 March 2016, from 1.15 pm – 14.30 pm, in Ex-Press Room, 3rd Floor, UN GA Building.

Remarks by H.E.Mr. Ditmir Bushati – UNDP 50th anniversary - 24 February 2016 - Ending Violence, Building Peace

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Madam Chair,

Honorable Secretary General,

Dear Colleagues,

I would like to congratulate Helen Clark, and her team, not only for bringing us together to celebrate the 50th anniversary of UNDP, but particularly, for her engagement and leadership in adopting the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development last September.

Minister Bushati meets UNDP Administrator, Helen Clark - 23 February 2016

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In the framework of the high level meeting to be held on the occasion of the 50th UNDP anniversary, Minister of Foreign Affairs Ditmir Bushati held a meeting with the UNDP Administrator, Helen Clark. Talks focused on the successful cooperation between Albania and the UNDP, especially during recent years, in which our country has been included in a UNDP pilot program named “Goal 16”.

Opening Remarks by Mr. Ervin Nina, DPR of Albania - Informal Side Event: Delivering together on the SDGs – The next generation of UNDAFs and the SOPs

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Opening remarks

Ladies and Gentlemen,
Dear Colleagues,

Good afternoon to all and thank you indeed for being here today with us.

1. I am pleased, together with Norway and in collaboration with the UNDG, to be the co-host of this meeting and share with you some ideas and, I hope, stimulate a discussion in order for the UN Development System to adapt, and fully engage into the new programme environment, the Post 2015 or the SDG driven world.

Statement delivered by Mr. Ervin NINA, DPR of Albania -Security Council Debate on the respect to the principles and purposes of the UN Charter

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Security Council Open Debate on the respect to the principles and purposes of the Charter of the United Nations as key element for the maintenance of International peace and security

15 February 2016

Thank you Mr. President,

Allow me first to thank you for organizing this open debate on the respect to the principles and purposes of the Charter of the United Nations and for the interesting concept note in preparing it. Albania aligns itself with the statement delivered by the European Union. I would like to make the following remarks in my national capacity.

Remarks by Mr. Ervin Nina, DPR of Albania to the United Nations - Executive Board of UNDP, UNPF and UNOPS - 26 January 2016

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Executive board of UNDP, UN Population Fund and
UN Office for Project Services
First regular session of 2016 - 26 January 2016

Thank you Mr. President.

Allow me first to join other speakers in congratulating you and the other members of the Bureau on your election.

Albania welcomes the evaluation of the UNDP contribution to mine action, its findings, recommendations and the UNDP management response.

Mr. President, we have taken note of document DP/2016/5, entitled “Management response to the evaluation of the UNDP contribution to mine action”.

Statement delivered by Mr. Ervin Nina , DPR of Albania to the United Nations

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Security Council Open Debate on the Protection of Civilians in Armed Conflict

19 January 2016

Thank you Mr. President,

Allow me to first thank you for organizing this open debate on the topic of protection of civilians in conflicts, during your first month of Security Council membership and for the concept note in preparing it. Albania aligns itself with the statement delivered earlier by the European Union. Allow me to make the following remarks in my national capacity.

Mr. President,

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