MOES approves the Early Learning And Development Standards based on the work of a multidisciplinary group of Albanian specialist, best international practices and with the financial and technical assistance of UNICEF.  These standards will be validated during  academic year 2015-2016. If you are specialist of the area and want to have a say on the standards, please write to ermaiko[@] with ideas on how to improve them.

Refugee and migrant crisis info hub

An information hub containing resources of press releases, stories, photos and videos and periodic situation reports regarding the refugee and migrant crisis.

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Press Releases

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Immunization is one of the most successful and cost-effective public health investments we can make for future generations

Tirana 25 April, 2016 - World Immunization Week is held each year at the end of April to promote the use of life-saving vaccines for all children – particularly those who are consistently excluded. This event is celebrated by UNICEF, immunization partners, governments and civil society organizations around the world.

UN International Day Calendar

UN International days are a great opportunity to advocate for child rights. We see them not only as an event; a single day of the year; but rather as a unique platform for year-round advocacy and activism.

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Researches and studies

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Based on different areas of studies, UNICEF aims to bring a clear picture on the situation of children in Albania. The studies, research and reports made are published here for those interested.

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In February 2015, Ministry of Social Welfare and Youth, Ministry of Health, Ministry of Education and the Ministry of Interior have approved a Protocol on Child Protection (in Albanian).

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