The 7th edition of the Western Balkans Civil Society Forum, which took place in Tirana on 16 and 17 April, concluded with a call for the next Commission to maintain the Western Balkans enlargement policy as one of its priorities in the interest of both the region and of the EU.
More than 180 representatives of civil society organisations from the Western Balkans and the EU took part in the event, organised by the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) with the support of the European Commission and the Regional Cooperation Council.
The Delegation of European Union to Albania is organising three information sessions for interested parties and potential applicants about the call for proposals Supporting Human Rights through Country-Based Support Schemes - EIDHR - publication reference : EuropeAid/163516/DD/ACT/AL.
Please find bellow the exact places and dates of the information session.
On the occasion of the Europe Week 2019, Europe House is honoured to launch a competition of the best volunteering experience, open to all individuals including but not limited to activists, students or volunteers and non-governmental organisations or youth organisations in Albania.
We love to tell great volunteering stories! We hope you will consider sharing your story to inspire others to follow your example.
On the occasion of the Europe Week 2019, Europe House is honoured to launch a photography competition open to all professional or non-professional photographers in Albania.
Submitted pictures should demonstrate or illustrate the relationship between Albania and the EU. If you have a beautiful and meaningful photo, this is your opportunity to share it with us. If you have a story to tell, tell us where, who, what and why.
The 8th meeting of the Public Administration Reform Special Group for Albania took place on 10th April in Tirana. The meeting was co-chaired and opened by Mr. Erion Braçe, Deputy Prime Minister, and Mr. Georg Ziegler, Deputy Head of Unit for Albania and Bosnia and Herzegovina in the European Commission. Opening addresses were also delivered by Ambassador Soreca, Head of the EU Delegation and several Ministers of the Albanian Government.
Citizens deserve access to services of good quality; businesses deserve to be assisted in their efforts to create jobs and economic growth; children and youth deserve access to quality education and good options to stay in this country….
The Council today adopted a set of conclusions concerning the implementation by the EU of the United Nations' 2030 Agenda on Sustainable Development, which was established in 2015 and comprises a set of 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Given the horizontal nature of the 2030 Agenda, its implementation requires a cross-policy approach by the EU and its member states. Earlier this year, the Commission published a reflection paper "Towards an ever more sustainable Union by 2030," to which the conclusions are a response.