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An old craft creates opportunities for Albania’s new generation

The MDG-Fund is providing training and jobs for marginalized youth in Albania, where more than a third of young people cannot find decent work.

Turning youth’s promise into productive futures

As the world observes International Youth Day, the MDG-F is working to bring hope and opportunities to young people around the globe, helping them to secure work and embark on productive lives.

MDG-F helps provide universal safe water to Albania

The sustainable supply of safe, sufficient and quality water is a high priority in Albania, where poor water service is endemic. A joint UNDP/World Bank programme funded by the MDG-F is helping the Albanian government tackle the country’s water and sanitation problems.