Raising awareness of domestic violence in Albania

On the 25thof November 2018, started the annual ’16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence’ an international campaign to challenge violence against women and girls. It’s starting day is the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women and the 16 days’ end on the 10th December, international Human Rights Day. The initiative started […]

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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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