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To bring women’s views and solutions to the forefront of discussions and decisions on COVID-19 response, UN Women initiated rapid consultations with women’s organizations across the Europe and Central Asia region. The consultations provided an opportunity to hear directly about the specific risks and challenges that women and girls face as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic; they also focused on the opportunities and solutions they are providing so that the strategic focus of support can be adjusted in a gender-responsive manner to reflect their differentiated experience. More
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Friday, May 10, 2019
There is little information about the women representation in the appointed local government bodies in Albania. This study is the first institutional approach to this phenomenon and will for the first time produce some statistics regarding the ratio of representation of women in the appointed local government bodies. The aim of this study is to portray a panorama, of the gender configuration in the composition of the appointed local government bodies and on the basis of the analysis of this...
Sunday, May 5, 2019
The "2018 Public Perceptions of Gender Equality and Violence against Women" Infosheets provide insight of current and dominant attitudes and perceptions (and the factors that influence them) toward gender equality and violence against women at community level in the Western Balkans and Turkey.
Monday, December 10, 2018
United Nations agencies in Albania have been working with the Government, independent human rights institutions, civil society and other partners to advance the rights of every individual. This brochure brings their voices and how they are trying to achieve their economic, social and political rights.
Sunday, October 28, 2018
This study looks at the different dimensions of sexual harassment and other forms of gender based violence against Albanian women and girls in urban public spaces.
Monday, October 1, 2018
The reports provides an overview of the phenomenon of violence against women and girls from Roma, LGBT and disability communities.
Saturday, September 1, 2018
This guidebook provides general information on the different forms of violence against women and services for prevention, protection and rehabilitation from violence.
Sunday, July 29, 2018
This report is based on findings prior to and during the 2017 parliamentary elections. It presents a detailed analysis of the standards of political parties in Albania from a gender perspective.
Monday, June 25, 2018
This research is to identify obstacles to women's participation in the electoral process in Albania and how these may vary across the regions of the country.
Thursday, June 7, 2018
Women and Men in Albania” is a yearly publication by the Institute of Statistics in Albania that brings to the public comprehensive information on gender statistics in the country. 2018 edition contains for the first time data about causes of death and about internal migration of women and men.
Tuesday, January 9, 2018
This manual was prepared for the staff of the institution of Ombudsman. It will serve as tool in preparing written information or reports for the CEDAW Committee, GREVIO and UPR.
Saturday, January 6, 2018
This manual outlines detailed information on reporting and monitoring mechanisms of non-profit organizations to the CEDAW Committee, GREVIO and UPR.
Wednesday, January 3, 2018
This manual provides a strategic analysis on the monitoring of the Gender Equality Strategy throughout Albania.
Tuesday, January 2, 2018
The factsheet provides information on the general perception and attitudes regarding: gender equality issues, gender-based violence and acceptable behaviour of women and men for issues related to violence against women and girls in Albania.
Wednesday, October 18, 2017
Funded by the European Union and implemented by UN Women, the three-year programme, ‘Implementing Norms, Changing Minds’, aims at ending gender-based discrimination and violence against women in the Western Balkans and Turkey. The newsletter highlights stories of women leading change to end violence against women in the region as well as news and the latest updates on the development of the programme.
Monday, April 10, 2017
This guide focuses on the scourge of violence against women in elections. It identifies specific components of violence against women in elections, including types, tactics, victims and perpetrators, and presents policy and programming options based on current good practices to ensure that women can exercise their political rights.
Monday, October 31, 2016
Gender Brief Albania 2016 gives an overview and analysis of gender equality in Albania. It captures on-going work, reviews progress and identifies gaps in implementing Albania’s international and national commitments on gender equality and the empowerment of women. To support EU policy makers in tailoring pre-accession assistance to the Government of Albania, it presents priority actions to improve the lives of Albanian women and girls in six key areas and identifies new, emerging sectors that require action.
Thursday, October 13, 2016
This publication details the European Charter for Equality of Women and Men in Local Life, which formally commits Europe’s local and regional governments to the principle of equality of women and men. Part I of the Charter introduces its six fundamental principles. Part II describes the specific steps signatories should carry to implement the Charter’s provisions. Part III presents the Charter’s 30 articles by areas of competences.
Friday, August 26, 2016
Based on monitoring of print media in 2014, this publication gives a comprehensive overview on how Albania’s print media reports on human trafficking of women and girls, a serious concern there. It identifies key issues and offers journalists, media leaders, public institutions, the police and other actors a set of recommendations to improve reporting on trafficking of women and girls and more effectively fight trafficking.
Thursday, August 25, 2016
Developed in consultation with the International Federation of Journalists and UNESCO’s many other global media partners, this publication presents Gender-Sensitive Indicators for Media (GSIM), global indicators that aim to voluntarily enrich freedom of expression and the independence of media by assisting media in issues relating to gender equality and women’s empowerment. The GSIM are available in several languages, including Albanian.
Wednesday, August 24, 2016
Part of an annual series that provides gender specific, sex-disaggregated information on the situation of women and men in Albania, Women and Men in Albania 2015 includes gender statistics and data on, among others, population and demographics, education, crime, employment and labour markets, decision-making, business and health. By making sex-disaggregated statistics in different sectors available, the publication makes possible for government and non-government institutions to develop and monitor gender equality policies and projects that benefit both men and women.