The Foundation cooperates with various organizations and associations that are actively committed to the country's democratic development. more
Democratic and Independent Institutions
In a young democracy, FES actively encourages actors on a national, regional and communal level to act and cooperate with integrity and responsibility, competent and dialogue oriented. more
Social Dialogue & Economic Employment
FES cooperates with various actors in the field of economics and in this framework it aims to hold and initiate dialogues that contribute to the fair balancing of interests and to a sustainable economic growth. more
Regional Cooperation and EU-Integration
The Foundation supports Albania in providing concrete contributions to security and stability in the region. Furthermore it is engaged in enhancing the awareness of the public about the EU accession process. more
The Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung (FES) is a non-profit German foundation funded by the Government of the Federal Republic of Germany, and headquartered in Bonn and Berlin. It was founded in 1925 and is named after Germany's first democratically elected President, Friedrich Ebert. FES is committed to the advancement of both socio-political and economic development in the spirit of social democracy, through civic education, research, and international cooperation. Friedrich-Ebert-Stiftung is the oldest political foundation in Germany.