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Ms Etilda GJONAJ (Albania, SOC)


In the political groups

  • Member: Socialists, Democrats and Greens Group since 24/01/2022

In the Assembly

  • since 24/01/2022 Representative - Albania

In the committee(s) and sub-committee(s)

  • First Vice-Chairperson: Committee on Equality and Non-Discrimination (since 23/01/2024)
  • General Rapporteur on violence against women: Committee on Equality and Non-Discrimination (since 15/09/2023)
  • Member: Committee on Rules of Procedure, Immunities and Institutional Affairs (since 23/01/2023)
  • Full Member: Committee on Equality and Non-Discrimination (since 25/04/2022)
  • Full Member: Sub-Committee on Gender Equality (since 18/03/2024)
  • Full Member: Sub-Committee on the implementation of judgments of the European Court of Human Rights (since 23/01/2024)
  • Full Member: Sub-Committee on Gender Equality (from 22/06/2023 to 22/01/2024)
  • Alternate of Ms Klotilda BUSHKA (Full Member): Committee on Legal Affairs and Human Rights (since 25/04/2022)


Last speeches

17/04/2024 | 19:58:38 Thanks. First of all, let me thank Mr Ionuț-Marian STROE, the rapporteur of the report on Albania and everybody among the colleagues who are staying here and discussing the report on Albania, very important in this phase. Since our accession in 1995, Albania has been steadfast in its commitment to honour the obligation of membership. Over the past decade, Albania has undergone significant legal and institutional reforms marking a transformative journey. We designed and implemented a radical... 16/04/2024 | 20:10:08 (Undelivered speech, Rules of Procedure Art. 31.2)   Esteemed members of the Assembly, dear Colleagues Today, it is yet another historic moment for the Council of Europe, where our collective decision will not only shape the future of Kosova but also affirm the enduring values of this very Organisation. Let me first thank Ms Bakoyannis for the excellent visionary and objective report that she has prepared on the request of Kosova for membership to the Council of Europe and the opinions of... 09/10/2023 | 17:24:33 Honourable President, dear colleagues, We are deeply concerned about the situation created in Kosovo after the Serbian organised military and criminal attack in the north of the country on 24 September. We had a discussion in the hemicycle some months ago about dialogue and the de-escalation of tensions among Serbia and Kosovo, but despite that, escalation has happened. I want to appeal today not to the reckless minds, but to all reasonable and cold minds, to the delegations here, that we... 25/01/2023 | 20:07:50 Undelivered speech, Rules of Procedure Art. 31.2 In respect of this organization that I appreciate as the temple of the protection and enhancing of the human rights and main pillar of the rule of law and democracy I want to emphasise two important points: What has happened and recent escalation of tensions in the north of Kosova is a concern for us and for all partners such as the European countries and US that have done and they are doing their efforts to achieve the dialogue between Serbia... 20/06/2022 | 16:28:28 Esteemed Chair, Esteemed colleagues, I wish to congratulate the rapporteur, Mr Momodou Malcolm JALLOW, for his report. As a representative of the national delegation of Albania, I strongly support his proposals on a revised Charter of European political parties for a non-racist society. In Albania we face a polarised public communication on political parties. Furthermore, among other forms that promote intolerance, very common are hate speech, particularly online, or gender-based harassment...