06/12/2022 / news ENG
THE SLINGSHOT OF KINDNESS by Ernesto Spinelli On 25 November 1960, Patria, Minerva and Maria Teresa Mirabal, three activists for human rights, were clubbed to death and dumped at the bottom of a cliff by the secret police of Rafael Trujillo, dictator of the Dominican Republic.Read More
12/10/2022 / news ENG
IMMERSIVE IMAGES, 3D, A NOTEBOOK, A PEN. Hundreds of visitors this summer in Vlore for Vision, the Multimedia Gallery of the Italy-Albania cooperation.
This summer Vision, the Multimedia Centre of the Cooperation Albania Italy unveiled at the end of 2021 and opened to the public on the waterfront in Vlore, welcomed hundreds of tourists and citizens.Read More
04/10/2022 / news ENG
NOBODY IS PERFECT. Aics Tirana produces the first TV spot promoting LGBTQI+ human rights in Albania.
For the Queer Film Festival organized in the framework of Tirana European Youth Capital 2022, Aics Tirana produced the first TV spot promoting LGBTQI+ human rights in Albania. The campaign was planned on RTSH, the national public TV network in Albania.Read More
21/09/2022 / news ENG
With a prestigious launch event, in partnership with the Bosnian and Herzegovinian authorities, the Italian Embassy in Sarajevo and the Italian Agency for Development Cooperation in the Western Balkans opened the first phase of the works for the construction of the Ars Aevi Museum, that will be designed on the base of the original project by Renzo Piano.Read More
06/09/2022 / news ENG
I’LL BE WITH YOU. The Italian Agency for Development Cooperation in the Western Balkans launches a campaign to fight gender-based violence and empower women.
Tirana, 5 September 2022. On the occasion of Mother Teresa's Day in Albania, the Italian Agency for Development Cooperation in the Western Balkans launches the campaign I'll be with you, to promote the Italian cooperation commitment against gender-based violence and women's empowerment.Read More
19/07/2022 / news ENG
TRANSPARENCY, DIALOGUE AND EFFECTIVENESS. Stefania Vizzaccaro presents the Aics Tirana Annual Report at COD – Prime Minister’s Office.
Tirana, 18 July 2022. The presentation event of the Annual Report 2021 of the Italian Agency for Development Cooperation (AICS) in the Western Balkans was held today at the COD - Prime Minister's Office, in the presence of the Ambassador of Italy to Albania, Fabrizio Bucci, the AICS Representative, Stefania Vizzaccaro, the Albanian Minister for Tourism and Environment, Mirela Kumbaro, the Albanian Deputy Minister for Justice, Adea Pirdeni, Dr Gianluigi Pratola, representing the Italian High Council of Judiciary.Read More
28/06/2022 / news ENG
The Italy-Kosovo cooperation becomes stronger. A new initiative, NaturKosovo, for an overall budget of 1.8M euros, has been launched.Read More
27/05/2022 / news ENG
Read all about the Italian cooperation commitment in the Western BalkansRead More
16/05/2022 / news ENG
Under the Project UNJP/ALB/015/UWN "Gender, rural Equality and Tourism", with the objective(s) to contribute to rural women's empowerment in Albania.Read More
12/04/2022 / news ENG
ITALY FOR THE NEW ALBANIAN CIVIL PROTECTION. Tirana has a new National Operations Center for Civil Emergencies.
The National Operations Center for Civil Emergencies in Tirana has been inaugurated. Made with funds donated by the Italian Agency for Development Cooperation, it will improve prevention and help in cases of emergencies for all Albanian citizens.Read More
29/03/2022 / news ENG
ITALY FOR A NEW CULTURE OF JUSTICE IN ALBANIA. Supporting anti-corruption in the Albanian administration.
The Albanian Minister of Justice Manja, the Ambassador of Italy Bucci and the President of the Italian National Anti-Corruption Authority Busia awarded the anti-corruption end-of-course diplomas to 17 senior officials of the Albanian administration.Read More
24/03/2022 / news ENG
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15/02/2022 / news ENG
Vet through Innovation | Contract notice “Support to Vocational Education and Training through Innovation in Albania”
I.F.O.A is partner of a consortium led by Emilia Romagna Regional Authority in collaboration with ART-ER Soc. Cons. P.A., in the implementation of the programme Institutional Technical Assistance to the Programme “Support to Vocational Education and Training through Innovation”.Read More
01/02/2022 / news ENG
Consultant vacancy | National Consultant to engage in the implementation of the EU/LEADER approach in Elbasan, Leskovik and Puka, Albania
UN Women Country Office Albania is seeking to hire a National Consultant to design and deliver a series of capacity building activities for local actors, as well as provide technical assistance to established LAGs on application to financing schemes including the IPARD scheme.Read More
31/01/2022 / news ENG
Communication and Advertising services for “EU for economic development – Tourism led, local, economic development, with a focus on cultural heritage”. Tender notice.
Scope of the contract is to promote the European Union commitment in the safeguard and enhancement of the Albanian cultural heritage and the sustainable social and economic development of the local communities of the Fier region.Read More
15/12/2021 / news ENG
Save the Children is a long-term development programme and has established a high profile and sound reputation in child rights issues, particularly in the three thematic priority areas: Education, Child Protection, Child Rights Governance and Health.Read More
07/12/2021 / news ENG
Interview with Ernesto Spinelli and Antonello Massenti.Read More
22/11/2021 / news ENG
09/11/2021 / news ENG
The new director of the Aics Headquarters in Tirana Stefania Vizzaccaro inaugurated, in the presence of the Consul of Italy in Vlore Iva Palmieri and the Deputy Minister of Tourism and the Environment Wilma Bello, Vision the multimedia gallery of the Italy-Albania Cooperation.Read More
25/10/2021 / news ENG
VALE 2021, a month of events of the Italian System in Albania kicks off on 14 October and until 19 November.Read More
16/09/2021 / news ENG
The works for the new local headquarters of the Civil Protection have begun in Tirana.Read More
07/09/2021 / news ENG
PO. Preview of the 360-degree footage of the Hospital Ship Po sunk in the bay of Vlore during World War II.
A unique heritage, the Hospital Ship Po, immersed in the waters of the Bay of Valona, the protected marine area of Karaburun Sazan. The Italian Cooperation supports its safeguard and enhancement.Read More
17/08/2021 / news ENG
Luca Maestripieri, director of the Italian Agency for Development Cooperation (AICS) reiterated that "We do not intend to abandon anyone, least of all the Afghan people."Read More
20/07/2021 / news ENG
18/05/2021 / news ENG
The initiative Support to the Albanian School of Magistrates in the framework of constitutional reform, managed by the Italian Agency for Development Cooperation in Tirana, in collaboration with the Italian Superior Council of Judiciary, is a priority of the Italy-Albania Cooperation.Read More
16/11/2020 / news ENG
Aics Tirana has published a new book: Planets, 20 stories for 2020. It tells 20 success cases of the initiatives in Albania funded by the Italian Government.Read More
08/09/2020 / news ENG
Click on the link below and watch the new spot planned by the Italian System and the Albanian Ministry of Health.Read More
11/08/2020 / news ENG
Friendship and facts. Today at COD, Prime Minister’s Office in Tirana, has been signed a new chapter in the history of cooperation between Albania and Italy.Read More
12/06/2020 / news ENG
2020-2021 for the European Regional Master’s Programme in Democracy and Human Rights in South East Europe is now open.
European Regional Master’s Programme in Democracy and Human Rights in South East Europe is a one year interdisciplinary Master’s programme coordinated by the UNSA, CIS and UNIBO.Read More
05/06/2020 / news ENG
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10/06/2019 / news ENG