InternationalEuropean University of Tirana, UET Centre,  Bulgarian Academy of Science and Ivanovo Center for Gender Studies will organize 5th International Summer School  "Overcoming trauma of War in Post-conflict Societies through Gender Lenses", 11-24 July 2016, Durres, Albania. Call for applications are now open.

kopertinaUET Centre and UET: A research project on the formation of collective memory

UET Centre and UET have awarded Fabian Kati a research grant to conduct research on the formation of collective memory in Albania based on social anthropology and oral history methods. The aim of this pilot project is to create a methodologically organized audio visual database on oral accounts/ testimonies related to the historical events leading up to and following the Malsi e Madhe uprising.

UET Centre in cooperation with MAPO Foundation and the Department of Communication and Public Relations at the European University of Tirana have initiated a new project focused on media. The aim of the project is to support the quality print media with a particular focus on dedicated and analytical media. The UET Centre will support 11 journalists of the MAPO Foundation (MAPO daily newspaper, MADAME MAPO and MAPO magazine) to publish dedicated and analytical articles in various fields.

engjell pereEuropean University of Tirana, UET Centre and The Vienna Institute for International Economics Studies (wiiw) launched a new research project on the “International trade in Western Balkan Countries –an analysis based on gravity model approach”. The project was awarded in the framework of the agreement between the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Albania and the Government of the Republic of Austria on Scientific and Technological Co-operation. The Agency for Research, Technology and Innovation (ARTI), is the Albanian legal institution which will builds bridges between partners in cooperation and the Albanian Government.


v1The UET Centre in partnership with the UET Press and with the financial support of the Ministry of Culture has completed the project on the interlinks between the diplomacy and creativity throughout the Albanian diplomatic history with the launch of the book: ‘Our Ambassadors: Connections between diplomacy and creativity’ by Valbona Nathanaili and with the introduction by Prof. Dr. Ylljet Aliçka, former ambassador of Albania in France. The book launch was organised at the European University of Tirana with the participation of the Deputy Minister of Culture, Mr Zef Çuni, representatives from the diplomatic sector, former ambassadors, representatives from the art, literature and culture spheres, lectures, students and family members of former ambassadors.