ADRA Albania is one of the oldest aid and development organizations in Albania, active since 1993.
We integrated 423 children from Roma, Egyptian and Albanian marginalized groups into school.
We build capacities of 86 school teachers and 7 social workers of Kruja region.
We empowered 3 youth activist groups passionate about making their community a better place to live.
The Roma communities in Albania (which has been ADRA Albania´s target group) are known to be lagging in literacy and formal education. It is estimated that more than two-fifths (43%) of Roma children between the ages of 15 to 16 are illiterate and the majority of these illiterate children are girls. The reasons attributed to …Read More
Dear Reader, On a beautiful late spring morning, the staff of ADRA Albania had the opportunity to interview one member of the Egyptian community, who is heavily affected by the string of events brought by the COVID-19 pandemic. We meet him at the premises of the Gonxhe Bojaxhiu community centre, in the administrative unit 8, …Read More