On December 2020, as part of Citizen Voices for Digital Rights project, Democratic Society and the Directory of Innovation at Tirana Municipality hosted an event with the residents of Albania’s capital and the Municipality of Tirana to discuss digital rights.

Digital rights are human rights in the internet era, becoming…


The Directorate of Innovation, part of the General Directorate of Information Technology, Innovation and Data in the Municipality of Tirana, is organizing “virtual round tables” with actors of the innovation and entrepreneurship ecosystem and key actors under the new innovation strategy of the city of Tirana.

The first three meetings…


NEXTCLOUD

From the last survey that our team conducted, the staff of the Municipality of Tirana was very satisfied with the work in #cloud, exactly 73.3% of them.

This not only from the access to the official email, but also from the ease it offers in organizing the work. After…


The global pandemic radically changed the lives of each of us.

It wasn’t easy to adapt to quarantine, smart working and good time management.

For this reason, the IT department at #BashkiaTirane created the E-learning platform, an open source platform which makes it possible to upload various courses from all…


As part of our digital government strategy, the citizens of Tirana can get their services through Electronic Kiosk devices.

To improve the quality of service, reduce the time of getting a service by the local government and avoid long waiting queues for citizens — we are providing a big part…


Cities Coalition for Digital Rights is a joint initiative to protect, promote and monitor residents’ and visitors’ digital rights. This initiative highlights the important role that cities can play if they come together globally to address new cases of digital abuse, misuse and misinformation around the world.

This initiative was…


Following our strategy for the development of the digital infrastructure — with a citizen-centered approach, we worked on a large and ambitious project: The Migration to LibreOffice.

The Municipality of Tirana is now using the free and open source LibreOffice suite for document editing.

This initiative started after taking into…


TIRANA OPEN DATA PORTAL SELECTED AS BEST NATIONAL DIGITAL SOLUTION FOR INTERNATIONAL WORLD SUMMITS AWARDS IN THE CATEGORY GOVERNMENT & CITIZEN ENGAGEMENT

The Tirana Municipality Open Data Portal was nominated as best national digital solution for Albania for the international World Summit Awards (WSA). The World Summit Awards are a…


As a continue of the “Tirana Smart City” initiative, the Municipality of Tirana is offering Free Wifi in some of the main areas of the city which serve as some of the main tourist attraction points. Offering this service for free in the public spaces will enable citizens, as well…


While in the west countries, big events related to technology have been taking place for decades, in cities like Tirana they arrived quite late.
It’s good to see today a raise in numbers of such events, since they provide good opportunities for students and professionals, but also for institutions and…

Innovation at Municipality of Tirana

This is the official page of the General Directorate of Information Technology Innovation and Statistics, Municipality of Tirana.

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