Seeking to Eliminate Violence Against Women in Albania

November 25, 2009

Tirana, Albania - Young women distributed leaflets in Tirana about healthy family relationships on the UN International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women, Nov. 25, 2009.


Albania National Peace Council Elects New Officers

November 21, 2009

Tirana, Albania - When we decided to hold the National Peace Council meeting in our the meeting hall at our UPF headquarters, we did not expect that some 20 people would be standing, because of lack of seats.


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.


Albanians Celebrate Women's Day with Music and Dance

March 8, 2009

Tirana, Albania - On Sunday, March 8, the Albanian Women Federation for World Peace held a meeting to commemorate International Women's Day. It took place in the hall of the "Officer's House."


A Gift of Cranes

October 21, 2008

Korça, Albania - A sculpture of 400 origami cranes symbolizing "Mankind as One Family and the World as One Home" was given to the mayor of Korça during the Global Peace Festival in Albania.


Thousands March for Peace in Albania

October 19, 2008

Korça, Albania - Approximately 4,000 people joined a high-spirited peace march through the ancient Albanian city of Korça to mark the Global Peace Festival on October 18. Led by the Korça City Band and hundreds of Ambassadors for Peace, the throng of peace marchers headed for the main celebration in the Sports Hall.


International Leadership Conference Held in Albania

October 18, 2008

Tirana, Albania - Approximately 150 distinguished guests and Ambassadors for Peace from Albania and other Balkan nations participated in an International Leadership Conference on October 18 entitled “Toward Leadership and Good Governance for Lasting Peace and Development in Albania and Balkans.”


Peace March Planned for Festival

October 17, 2008

Korca, Albania - The main highlight of the Global Peace Festival in Albania will be the Peace March in the city of Korca on October 18.


Eager Preparations for Peace Festival

October 6, 2008

Korca, Albania - There is great anticipation of the peace festival to be held October 18 in Korça, which is being organized by many political dignitaries and renowned citizens, as well as dozens of political, educational, and commercial organizations.


Peace Council Elected in Albania

November 23, 2007

UPF-Albania held a one-day symposium with 140 participants on June 15, 2007, to form the National Peace Council. The symposium was held in Chateau Linza, on a hill five kilometers outside of Tirana, the capital city.


Albania National Peace Council Symposium

November 4, 2007

After registering the Universal Peace Federation in the Albanian Court, UPF-Albania decided to invite the 120 Ambassadors for Peace on the Albanian National Peace Council to a three-day symposium in order to give structure to UPF-Albania.


Peace Tour Inaugurates UPF in Albania

October 30, 2005

Tirana, Albania - Dr. and Mrs. Sun Myung Moon were welcomed to Albania by an illustrious group of Ambassadors for Peace, including Mr. Gaqo Apostoli (Chairman of the National Peace Council), Mrs. Rubena Moisiu (Director of Maternity of Tirana), Mr. Nard Ndoka (Member of Parliament), Astrit Memia (Director of Information for Democratic Party), and Ambassador Vladimir Lame.