IAPP Launched in the Balkans

September 24, 2017

 Pristina, Kosovo—More than 100 participants attended the Balkans regional inauguration of the International Association of Parliamentarians for Peace (IAPP).

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UPF Leaders Convene in Albania

May 19, 2017

Tirana, Albania—European-level leaders of UPF completed a very productive tour of Albania, meeting both high-level dignitaries and grass-roots supporters.

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Balkan Ambassadors for Peace Study Peace Principles

November 13, 2016

Tivat, Montenegro—Ambassadors for Peace from Albania, Kosovo and Montenegro met at a town on the Adriatic Sea to attend a seminar on the UPF Principles of Peace.

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Albanians Peace Council Is Launched in Montenegro

October 28, 2016

Gusinje, Montenegro—The Albanian and Kosovan chapters of UPF held a meeting to launch the Albanians Peace Council in the Plav and Gusinje region of Montenegro.

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UPF-Kosovo Conference Seeks a ‘Righteous Peace’

October 21, 2016

Pristina, Kosovo—Around 90 dignitaries from Albania, Macedonia, Serbia and Kosovo attended a one-day conference titled “Righteous Peace, Sustainable Peace.”

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Pure Love Promoted in Albania and Kosovo

February 14, 2016

Tirana, Albania—UPF and two affiliated organizations held public events in Albania and the neighboring nation of Kosovo to promote purity and marital fidelity.

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International Day of Peace Observed in Albania

September 20, 2015

Tirana, Albania—UPF-Albania combined the 2015 International Day of Peace program with a 10th anniversary for UPF and the third anniversary of its founder’s passing.

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Kosovars, Albanians Hold Ceremony to Honor Ancestors

January 13, 2015

Kosovo AncestorCeremony 2015 01 13Pristina, Kosovo - Kosovars and Albanians held a special ceremony in Pristina on Jan. 13, 2015, to honor their ancestors.

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F. Sejdiu: Address to World Summit 2014

August 11, 2014

I will quote Mother Teresa: "Give us peace, O God, so that weapons have no place or meaning in our beautiful world. Amen."

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Peace, Security and Development Discussed in Kosovo

April 20, 2013

Pristina, Kosovo - More than 100 people attended the opening of a conference on "A Comprehensive Vision of Peace, Security and Development,” in Pristina on April 20, 2013.

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H. Thaci: Address to World Summit 2013

February 23, 2013

Commentary on Peace, Security and Development in the Balkans

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Conference Explores Principles for Peace and Security in Kosovo

May 29, 2012

Pristina, Kosovo - A conference in the government offices of Pristina May 28 and 29, 2012, explored how Kosovans and the international community can best support peaceful and effective state-building.

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Ambassador for Peace Elected President of Kosovo

April 7, 2011

Pristina, Kosovo - Mrs. Atifete Jahjaga was elected President of Kosovo on April 7. The only female general in Kosovo and the Balkans, she rose through police ranks and became General Director of the State Police. She was appointed an Ambassador for Peace in 2008.

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Kosovo Peace Council Inaugurated

March 18, 2011

Pristina, Kosovo - Kosovo's Deputy Prime Minister opened the March 18, 2011 inaugural meeting of the Kosovo Peace Council by expressing appreciation for UPF’s efforts to encourage reconciliation and respect for minorities in Kosovo.

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F. Sejdiu: The Independent Kosovo: An Important Factor for Peace and Stability

February 3, 2011

In the multiethnic and multicultural variety of Kosovo, a special component of this richness is the multi-religiousness of its people. The People of Kosovo believe in one God, they believe in his graciousness and mercy.

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Balkans Parliamentarians Meet at Albania Peace Tour

March 14, 2009

Tirana, Albania - The Global Peace Tour in Albania on March 11-13 brought a message of peace to leaders of Albania and other Balkan nations, building on the dedicated peace efforts by Ambassadors for Peace in the region.

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Conference on Consolidating Peace in Kosovo and the Balkans

May 31, 2008

The office of Prime Minister of Kosovo Hashim Thaci co-hosted with UPF-Europe an International Leadership Conference on May 31, 2008, on the topic Consolidating Peace in Kosovo and the Balkans.

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