EUR 5 Million Fund Up for Grabs for Female Entrepreneurs

The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has provided a EUR 5 million loanto Intesa San Paolo Bank Albania that will be used to fund women-led small businesses in Albania. The loan is designed to encourage female entrepreneurs a well as to narrow the gender gap in accessing finance for business purposes. It is hoped […]

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My interview with Blitz.al

This interview originally appeared on blitz.al Alice Taylor është britanikja që ka vendosur të jetojë në Shqipëri. Ajo ka gjetur veten e saj në jetesën dhe kulturën shqiptare, dhe ka vendosur të dokumentojë hapat e saj në blogun “The balkanista”. Por Alice ka një histori shumë interesante dhe frymëzuese që synon ta vazhdojë më tej, […]

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Dear men of the internet…

I am a female and I have a social media presence. As such, and like any other person in the world who is both of these things, I have experienced unprecedented levels of harassment online. This harassment ranges from poorly spelt compliments (‘Hellu sexi”) to pictures of a rather sad looking, flaccid erection. Add in a number […]

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My interview with Dailytaste.al

I met up with the lovely Rea a few weeks ago to chew the fat about life in Albania, life abroad, being a woman, empowering others, and doing the best for ourselves and society. She is one helluva inspiring young woman yet for some reason, she was interested in interviewing me. Of course, I said […]

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