Hearing with Civil Society Organisations of Albania on Youth Policy and Youth Participation

Xheko Imperial Hotel, Ibrahim Rugova nr. 56/H2, Tirana, Albania

25 September 2018

08:30     Registration of participants

09:00     Opening of the hearing by Ms Dragica MARTINOVIĆ-DŽAMONJA, President of the Western Balkans Follow-up Committee and Ms Imse SPRAGG NILSSON, EESC member (The National Council of Swedish Youth Organisations)

09:15     Statement by Mr Klaudio PULAHA, Youth Network in Albania, on the implementation of the National Action Plan for Youth in Albania in the period 2015-2017

09:30     Hearing with Albanian CSOs on the challenges in educational system

  •               Statement by Mr Geron KAMBERI, Albanian Institute for International Studies
  •                Discussion

10:30     Hearing with Albanian CSOs on the challenges in the labour market

  •                 Statement by Ms Irena TOPALLI, Beyond Barriers Association
  •                 Discussion

11:30     Coffee break

11:45     Hearing with Albanian CSOs on the challenges in youth participation in the society

  •    Statement by Mr Kreshnik LOKA, Branch Officer of the Regional Youth Cooperation Office (RYCO) in Tirana
  •               Discussion

12:45     Closing remarks and end of the meeting

13:00     Buffet lunch offered by the EESC