Albania has been mired by student protests for the past few days with higher education students from all over the country having taken to the streets with a series of demands. What started as a small protest at University of Tirana Faculty of Architecture has spread to other […]
Lived in six different countries across Europe, with an academic background in International Relations, Development Work and Education Policy.
Working in the field of Education, International Development, and Human Rights with professional experience in International Organizations, INGOs, and Research Institutes.
My interests include writing and academic research in issues such as EU affairs, Education, Public Policy, Migration, Conflict and Peace-building, and Western Balkans.
I consider the European integration of Western Balkans as a whole, as the only viable sociopolitical and economic alternative for the region.
An avid language lover speaking Albanian, English, Greek, and Spanish.
Work experience has become a prerequisite for those students and young graduates who want to launch a successful career. Entry job positions seek for some prior work experience: either volunteer or through an internship. Most students, before they even go into job hunting, will start looking for internships […]
Europa United contributor, Klaudjo Kavaja is a big fan of volunteering – as are we and in this short information piece, he guides us through a number of popular ways for young people to get involved in European affairs. You can also volunteer for organisations just like us and if […]
The past week opened a new chapter for the relations between the European Union and Western Balkans. The European Commission recommended launching accession negotiations with both Albania and the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia. Now, it is up to the European Council to adopt this recommendation in its […]
During your studies you feel that time slips through your hands. There are so many things to do and so many opportunities, both academic and social that by no-time you realise your studies are coming to an end. The same stands for Erasmus exchanges. Before you know it, the […]
As the Spring semester has just started in most European universities, this second part of our Erasmus exchange guide will focus on how to help new exchange students make the most of their experience. This series of articles is brought to you by Europa United contributor, Klaudjo Kavaja. […]
Europa United Contributor Klaudjo Kavaja gives us an insight into the Erasmus programme, remembers recent passing of its founding heroes, and explains the advantages of taking part in the academic exchange. This past December, 30 years after the establishment of Erasmus programme, the man behind possibly the greatest EU education initiative, […]