Letter from Albania: Why I want to leave

Dear Alan, You ask me why, I, as a successful professional   with a good  job and  a  husband who works for a successful company living in   a small...
Bookkeeping

Finances and the importance of early education

In early September 2012, I realized that I needed to become a better manager of funds. The fact is that I’ve never excelled at financial management, which...

Teaching youth on how to utilize social media for change

This past week I had the privilege and honor to be one of the small session trainers for the annual National Youth Conference which is organized by...
"Long live the friendship between the peoples of China and Albania", a ubiquitous poster in China in 1960s (chinadaily.com.cn)

Should Albanians learn Chinese?

During Albania’s budy-budy relations with China, the country’s ruling communist regime was very friendly and open to everything from the Chinese culture and language. Though it was...
Liceu Jordan Misja (photo)

Youth and drugs in Tirana’s high-schools

High school is either a time period in our lives that we have forgotten because there was not much of value to remember about it or just...
Albanian University (photo)

Splurge of universities in Albania and the region

Thanks to a hint from a friend, I got to read a very interesting article pointing out the splurge of private universities in the region and in...

Sorry, I can’t hear you, I’m deaf and I stink – of smoke!

Well, though that is not true for me, it can be so if you hang around Tirana’s pubs and bars, especially around the Block area at...

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