GADC Projects

Since its creation, GADC has successfully implemented more than 90 gender equality related projects, funded by donors from all over the world. GADC is now well-known in Albania and abroad as a leading organization that successfully works with different target groups on many gender related issues in Albania, thanks to its professional staff and team of experts.


Project Title Thematic Expertise Donor Starting date Ending date Description
Engaging Korca’ community in public sector affairs, mechanisms to ensure good governance. Advancing women’s rights in rural areas Australian Embassy 2015/11/29 2015/12/31 The project aims at enhancing democratic dialogue and equally interaction of citizens, men and women of a certain community with local government in order to achieve a more accountable and gender sensitive governance at local level. The project pursues two strategies: (i) build local mechanisms that encourage interaction and dialogue ...
Organizing 13 two days training sessions with practitioners of the Law Against Domestic Violence, with a special focus to the police officers. Conducted in 12 districts of Albania Building peace & ending gender-based violence Swedish Government Support for the Ministry of Interior/ Albanian State Police Community Policing, funded by SIDA and implemented by SIPU International 2014/03/01 2014/07/31 Within the framework of the project "Swedish Government Support for the Ministry of Interior/ Albanian State Police Community Policing, funded by SIDA and implemented by SIPU International", the Gender Alliance for Development Centre organized 13 two-day training sessions in all regions of the country, and one Train the Trainer session ...
Knowledge for Women Empowerment Women’s Entrepreneurship Assist Impact/USAID 2014/01/01 2014/12/31 Target cities: Puka and Lezha. The project is focused entirely on promotion of gender equality and equal opportunities, in terms of social inclusion, access to labour market as well as increased awareness against gender based violence. The action targets specifically more vulnerable women, those more at risk to be excluded due ...
Empower Citizens to monitor local gender agenda, as a mechanism to ensure Good Governance. Empower citizens to monitor local gender agenda Public Affairs office/USA Embassy in Tirana 2013/03/01 2013/09/30 Target cities: Puka and Kuçova. The main goal of the project was: To enhance democratic dialogue and interaction of citizens with local government in order to achieve a more accountable, responsive and gender sensitive governance at local level. In order to attain the overall goal the project activities are designed so as to ...
Organization of local fairs for women entrepreneurs Women’s Entrepreneurship UN Women/Albania 2012/09/14 2012/09/22 Target regions: Shkodra and Durrës . The Fairs of women entrepreneurs in Albania aimed to promote women's entrepreneurship and networking as well as to increase their access to markets. The Women's Fairs 2012 seeked to encourage and to support women's entrepreneurship, as well as to promote the model of successful bussines women, ...
Strengthened Civil Society for Advocating for Women’s Economic Empowerment and Rights Women’s Entrepreneurship UN Women/Albania 2012/08/01 2012/11/30 Target country (ies) or region(s): Shkodra, Tirana, Elbasan and Vlora. Overall objective of this project was to increase capacities of grassroots civil society organizations and local media to promote and facilitate public demand on women's economic rights and significantly bring women's economic empowerment targeting especially the most vulnerable and marginalized ...
Knowledge for Women’s Empowerment – Promoting Women’s Rights in the Labor Market for Contributing toward Women’s Empowerment Women’s Entrepreneurship Kvinna till Kvinna 2012/03/01 2012/12/31 Target country (ies) or region(s): Gramsh, Librazhd, Kuçovë, Berat, Elbasan, Lushnjë and Laç. During the implementation period 01 March – 31 December 2012, GADC had worked to fulfill this action aim that is empowering women and promoting gender equality and respecting of women's rights in the labor market. More specifically, this ...
“Women empowerment: Building capacities to improve access economic opportunities with a special focus to victims of domestic Violence” Women’s Entrepreneurship European Commission 2012/02/01 2013/07/31 Target country (ies) or region(s): Shkodra, Puka, Lezha, Lac, Milot, Ulez, Burrel During the implementation period February 1, 2012 - December 31, 2012, GADC and CLGW has worked to fulfill this action aim, that is promoting equal participation of women and men in the social and economic life, by enhancing the ...
Forum for Regional and European Joint Activities, Tirana, Albania Expanding women’s participation in politics and decision making Austrian Development Agency 2011/11/11 2011/11/13 The Forum for Regional and European Joint Activities (known worldwide as FREJA's Forum) was an opportunity to establish contacts for international cooperation in the region and Europe. In this forum participated around 250 participants from Albania, Balkan countries and Europe. The aim of the FREJA Forum was to create networks, regional and ...
Women Economic Empowerment with a focus on Women’s Entrepreneur Women’s Entrepreneurship Swiss Cooperation Office in Albania 2011/06/15 2011/06/16 This project's main broad objective was to learn the best business practices used in fast moving, wide and well structured markets; share market and technology information and to improve/increase intra-Albanian trade of women entrepreneurs and women in business. This objective was realized with the participation of 50 businesses represented by ...