Reflecting on women in Albania instead of a well-deserved party
- Women participation and strength in political decision making and economic activity of Albania needs not only a jump forward in quantity but also in substance, in style and in fairness. It needs to be a process of multiplication, through which more and more women get empowered and uplifted. Poverty, unemployment, discrimination at the job place continue to mar the experience of women in the economic life and initiatives taken so far are simply not enough or not well-structured enough to become systemic.
By Alba Çela The beginning of the month of March in Albania brings along with the new season two important holidays, 7 and 8 of March respectively Teachers’ Day and