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Coordinated response against domestic violence bears results for survivors

Edlira Qazimi is a divorced mother of two that for the first time in her life, at the age of forty, has started working full-time in the south-eastern Albanian city of Korça. Edlira and her two sons (19 and 12 years old) went through almost 20 years of a tormented life marred by violence and anxiety more


Empowering Marginalized Communities in Albania

With the right vocational training, Hatixhe Sula has become a tailor. Now, she can help to support her family. Not long ago, as a member of the excluded Roma community in Albania, she may not have come across this opportunity. An outreach campaign made her aware of it. Assistance in registering with more


Refurbished schools in Albania bring new educational opportunities

For the first time in nine years Marsela Bejto a ruddy ninth grader who attends school in the community of Kozare, together with 170 other children, can go to school without fearing that her classroom ceiling will collapse. Marsela along other children were surprised and excited when they returned t more

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Roma Needs Asssesment Study

This study focuses on two marginalized groups of Albanian society, the Roma and Egyptians. The study is based on an analyses of quantitative and qualitative, primary and secondary data collected from various country regions.

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