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Ms Blerina GJYLAMETI (Albania, SOC)

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Socialist Party

Assembly of the Republic of Albania
AL - - Tirana

Working language: English

Declarations of interests:
2024 , 2023 , 2022


In the political groups

  • Vice-Chairperson: Socialists, Democrats and Greens Group since 22/01/2024
  • Member: Socialists, Democrats and Greens Group from 24/01/2022 to 21/01/2024

In the Assembly

  • since 24/01/2022 Representative - Albania

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

  • Vice-President of the Assembly: Bureau of the Assembly (since 22/01/2024)
  • Vice-President of the Assembly: Standing Committee (since 22/01/2024)
  • Member: Committee on the Honouring of Obligations and Commitments by Member States of the Council of Europe (Monitoring Committee) (since 31/05/2022)
  • Chairperson of national delegation: Standing Committee (since 20/04/2022)
  • Full Member: Committee on Political Affairs and Democracy (since 14/03/2022)
  • Full Member: Sub-Committee on the Western Balkans (since 25/01/2024)


Last speeches

17/04/2024 | 19:52:56 Dear chair, dear colleagues. Today marks an important moment for Albania, a moment that encapsulates the culmination of 29 years of diligent work, unwavering commitment and the relentless pursuit of progress since Albania became a member of this Council. A vote that moves Albania into the post monitoring process would not be merely a nod to the past, it would be also for us a beacon for the future. It would be an acknowledgment of the extraordinary strides we have made in reforming our... 16/04/2024 | 18:18:25 Dear colleagues, Let me start by thanking the rapporteur Ms Dora BAKOYANNIS and the two eminent lawyers, the honourable committees and other organs of the Parliamentary Assembly for their contribution in preparing the final draft opinion on Kosovo's request for membership to the Council of Europe. Today, we stand at a pivotal moment in history, not just for Kosovo but for the very ideals that the Council of Europe upholds. As we consider this request by Kosovo, we are not merely deciding on... 11/10/2023 | 20:02:52 (Undelivered speech, Rules of Procedure Art. 31.2) Dear members of the Assembly Dear colleagues, We are gathered here today to discuss one of the most sensitive topics affecting peace and stability in the Middle East. The attack by the terrorist organization, Hamas, on the State of Israel has caused great human losses and severe tensions. As a member of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe, I wish to express my full solidarity with the State of Israel and its people in these... 10/10/2023 | 18:17:58 Honourable Chair, dear colleagues, The topic that we are discussing today is as timely, as necessary as ever while our continent is facing one of the most unprecedented wars of aggression by the Russian Federation of Ukraine, or also lately the Hamas attack in Israel. It is true that we live in a volatile environment where the far-right ideology has become business as usual in different countries, and is driving certain parts of our societies towards isolation, while we witness politicians... 25/01/2023 | 20:08:19 Undelivered speech, Rules of Procedure Art. 31.2 I was wondering today that was the right moment to discuss about a decision that this respectful assembly has to take: to say yes to the request of Kosovo to be part of council of Europe , yes to 2 million of citizens to move forward our common value that we fight for . Unfortunately, attention to Kosovo returned precisely when, not far away, in Ukraine, another conflict related to Russian aggression is taking place. Kosovo and the Balkans in...