2010

Youth Policy in Albania
Conclusions of the Council of Europe International Review Team

This is the seventeenth in a series of international reviews of national youth policy conducted by the Council of Europe since 1997. The international review team visited Albania twice in 2009 and a national hearing on its conclusions was held in Tirana in February 2010. The framework of the review was a little different from preceding reviews and can be considered as a "third stage" in an evolving review process. The first stage was somewhat ad hoc until, after seven reviews, a synthesis of the findings to that point was produced, and a framework to guide future reviews was suggested. This framework was broadly followed for the next seven reviews, when a further synthesis added significantly to the framework of issues that any review should be attentive to. The analysis was focused much more on three issues identified a priori by the Albanian authorities (suggested during a preliminary visit that took place in January 2009 and following a practice that was first established during the 8th review of Lithuania in 2002) and three issues that were viewed as important priorities by the international review team.

Additional Information

Year of publication

2010

Country(ies) relevant for your entry

Albania

Language

English

Authors

  • Howard Williamson (Rapporteur)
  • Zdenka Maskova (Chair)
  • Imse Nilsson
  • Guy-Michel Brandtner
  • Filip Coussee
  • Srd Kisevic

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