Albania
            

This page provides one-point access to all collected information concerning Albania. The information includes information about specialized institutions, hate crime legislation, reports from inter-governmental organizations, State reports, action plans and other national initiatives.

Latest - Action plans
National strategy on gender equality and domestic violence 2007-2010
Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Equal Opportunities of Albania
Published: Tirana : Ministry of Labour, Social Affairs and Equal Opportunities of Albania, 15 July 2008

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Material type: action plan
Subject: national action plan - gender equality
Country coverage: Albania

Filling the GAPS : giving you the EDGE - essential data on gender equality in the countries hosting OSCE field operations
OSCE Secretariat. Gender Section
Published: Vienna : OSCE, 21 February 2008

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Material type: tools and guides - report
Subject: gender equality - gender mainstreaming - Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe
Country coverage: Kazakhstan - Kyrgyzstan - Tajikistan - Turkmenistan - Uzbekistan - Armenia - Azerbaijan - Georgia - Belarus - Moldova - Ukraine - Albania - Bosnia and Herzegovina - Croatia - The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia - Serbia - Montenegro
Latest - IGO reports
Research report : Impact of stereotypes and ethnic distance on the phenomena of discrimination, hate speech and hate crime
Strashko, Stojanovski I. ; OSCE Mission to Skopje
Published: Skopje : OSCE, 2016

Doc.no. 978-608-4788-10-2


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Material type: report - research
Subject: discrimination - stereotype - hate crime - hate speech
Country coverage: Albania - The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia

Understanding hate crimes
OSCE ODIHR ; OSCE Mission in Kosovo ; OSCE Mission to Bosnia and Herzegovina ; OSCE Mission to Skopje ; OSCE Presence in Albania
Published: Warsaw : ODIHR, 9 December 2015

Albania country version
Bosnia and Herzegovina country version
The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia country version
Kosovo edition
Ukraine country version

Also about Kosovo.

Material type: tools and guides
Subject: hate crime - law enforcement
Country coverage: Albania - Bosnia and Herzegovina - The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia - Ukraine
Latest - State submitted reports
National report submitted in accordance with paragraph 5 of the annex to Human Rights Council resolution 16/21 : Albania

Published: Geneva : UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (UNOHCHR), 30 January 2014
(Universal periodic review)

Meeting: Human Rights Council Working Group on the Universal Periodic Review (19th session : Geneva, 28 April - 9 May 2014)


Doc.no. A/HRC/WG.6/19/ALB/1


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Material type: report about specific country/ies - submitted information
Subject: human rights - anti-discrimination - women's rights - children's rights - disability
Country coverage: Albania

Second periodic reports of States parties : Albania
United Nations (UN). Human Rights Committee (HRC)
Published: Geneva : UN Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (UNOHCHR), 17 November 2011
(Consideration of reports submitted by states parties under article 40 of the covenant)

Meeting: Human Rights Committee (108th session : Geneva, 8-26 July 2013)


Doc.no. CCPR/C/ALB/2


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Material type: report about specific country/ies - submitted information
Subject: civil and political rights - gender equality - anti-discrimination - minority rights - freedom of religion or belief
Country coverage: Albania
Latest - Tools & guides
Understanding hate crimes
OSCE ODIHR ; OSCE Mission in Kosovo ; OSCE Mission to Bosnia and Herzegovina ; OSCE Mission to Skopje ; OSCE Presence in Albania
Published: Warsaw : ODIHR, 9 December 2015

Albania country version
Bosnia and Herzegovina country version
The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia country version
Kosovo edition
Ukraine country version

Also about Kosovo.

Material type: tools and guides
Subject: hate crime - law enforcement
Country coverage: Albania - Bosnia and Herzegovina - The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia - Ukraine

Holocaust memorial days : an overview of remembrance and education in the OSCE region
OSCE ODIHR
Published: Warsaw : ODIHR, 27 January 2015

Press release


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Material type: tools and guides
Subject: Holocaust remembrance - Holocaust education
Country coverage: OSCE region - Albania - Andorra - Armenia - Austria - Azerbaijan - Belarus - Belgium - Bosnia and Herzegovina - Bulgaria - Canada - Croatia - Cyprus - Czech Republic - Denmark - Estonia - Finland - France - Georgia - Germany - Greece - Holy See - Hungary - Iceland - Ireland - Italy - Kazakhstan - Kyrgyzstan - Latvia - Liechtenstein - Lithuania - Luxembourg - Malta - Moldova - Monaco - Mongolia - Montenegro - Netherlands - Norway - Poland - Portugal - Romania - Russian Federation - San Marino - Serbia - Slovakia - Slovenia - Spain - Sweden - Switzerland - Tajikistan - The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia - Turkey - Turkmenistan - Ukraine - United Kingdom - United States - Uzbekistan
Latest - Other reports & documents
Yearbook of Muslims in Europe
Scharbrodt, Oliver (ed.) ; Akgönül, Samim (ed.) ; Alibasic, Ahmet (ed.) ; Nielsen, Joergen S. (ed.) ; Racius, Egdunas (ed.)
Published: Boston ; Leiden : Brill, December 2016

ISBN 978-90-04-33602-5
ISSN 1877-1432


Material type: annual report
Subject: Islamophobia - freedom of religion or belief - freedom of expression - media - religious symbols - religion - education
Country coverage: Albania - Armenia - Austria - Azerbaijan - Belarus - Belgium - Bosnia and Herzegovina - Bulgaria - Croatia - Cyprus - Czech Republic - Denmark - Estonia - Finland - France - Georgia - Germany - Greece - Hungary - Iceland - Ireland - Italy - Latvia - Lithuania - Luxembourg - The former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia - Malta - Moldova - Montenegro - Netherlands - Norway - Poland - Portugal - Romania - Russian Federation - Serbia - Slovakia - Slovenia - Spain - Sweden - Switzerland - Turkey - Ukraine - United Kingdom

Annual reports on the activity of the People’s Advocate
People's Advocate of Albania
Published: Tirana : People's Advocate of Albania, February 2016

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Material type: annual report
Country coverage: Albania

Holocaust Memorial Days
27 JanuaryLiberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau Concentration Camp (1945) - International Day of Commemoration in Memory of the Victims of the HolocaustFull report



National specialized institutions

People's Advocate of Albania
Boulv. "Dëshmorët e Kombit", No. 3
Tirana
Albania
Phone: +355 4 239 989, +355 4 229 785, +355 4 229 859
Fax: +355 4 226 095
Email: ap@avokatipopullit.gov.al
Website: http:/​/​www.avokatipopullit.gov.al/​English/​index.htm

Special State Committee on Minorities
Tirana
Albania
Phone: +355 4 250 474, +355 4 228 399
Fax: +355 4 237 501
Email: administrator@km.gov.al