Delegation of the European Union to Albania

Press and Media

Dear Minister Xhafaj, dear ambassadors, colleagues Dear gentlemen and few but very special ladies, I will keep my remarks short and precise, because the task before us is very demanding but crystal clear: Albania needs to remove itself entirely from the map of countries that are suffering from
Languages: Shqip Honourable members of the European Parliament and the Albanian Parliament, it is my pleasure and honour to address you on behalf of the Vice President of the European Commission and High Representative for Foreign and Security Policy Ms Federica Mogherini. Last week, 15 years after
Today, Commissioner for Migration, Home Affairs and Citizenship Dimitris Avramopoulos and Fatmir Xhafaj, Minister of Interior of the Republic of Albania, initialled the draft status agreement for operational cooperation between the European Border and Coast Guard Agency and Albania. Once in force,
Meeting informally in Sofia, EU foreign ministers discussed the newly proposed Strategy for the Western Balkans for the first time, the ways of strengthening the EU perspective of the region and preparations of the EU – Western Balkans Summit in Sofia. The European Union and the Western Balkans have
All six partner countries of the Western Balkans- Albania, Bosnia Herzegovina, the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Montenegro, Kosovo and Serbia- have a clear path to finally join the European Union, EU High Representative Mogherini said today announcing the new Strategy for 'A credible
In autumn 2017, the three-module CSDP training programme for Western Balkan partners took place in Brussels and Tirana. Altogether, about 60 participants attended all or part of the training. Austria and the Technical Assistance and Information Exchange Instrument (TAIEX) of the European Commission
International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women
Violence against women and girls still takes place every day, inside and outside the European Union. This violation of human rights is pervasive and has many different faces: it happens regardless of social background, whether at home, at work, at school, in the street, playing sports or online. It
International Day to End Impunity for Crimes Against Journalists
November 2nd is International Day to End Impunity for Crimes Against Journalists. Information comes to us at a price- journalists are persecuted, detained and even killed. An independent and free media are a basis of democracy. An attack on journalists is an attack on democracy. Any impunity for
World Day against the Death Penalty
The death penalty is incompatible with human dignity. It's inhumane and degrading treatment. It has no proven deterrent, allowing irreversible and fatal judicial errors. All of the EU has proudly abolished the death penalty.
The EU funded project "Young Civil Servants Scholarship Scheme" announces the successful candidates of the training programme to take place in École Nationale d'Administration (ENA) from the 12th of February until the 30th of June, 2018. For more information, click the link below:
Languages: Shqip Visa Liberalisation Report: Questions and Answers What is the Commission presenting today? The Commission is today reporting on the functioning of the visa-free regime with the Western Balkan countries (Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia,
Questions & Answers: International Day for the elimination of violence against women
The voice of the European Union and its people is heard all around the world. From Asia and the Pacific to Africa, Europe and Central Asia, from the Greater Middle East to the Americas, the European Union’s diplomatic network runs wide and deep to all corners of the globe, making a difference when
On Monday 16 October 2017 the Council adopted the EU Annual Report on Human Rights And Democracy in the World in 2016.
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