Contribution to Albanian Society: Students' Case Studies in Growth and Development Course
June 2nd, 2014
The head of Economics Department, in the same time lecture of Development and Growth course, Assist. Prof. Dr. Eglantina Hysa, has taken the initiative of helping new generation to explore the challenges facing Albania’s society and contribute in those challenges for a better future. The students enrolled in Development and Growth course have been divided into groups, which have collaborated with other “groups” such as students’ clubs, institutions, organizations, etc. These projects are focused on building effective processes and practical solutions for deciding growth policy such as ensure environment sustainability by painting trees in order to protect them from vulnerable diseases as well as making the environment a better and nice place to be; a social volunteer initiative to eradicate extreme poverty and hunger; improving the process of collecting milk from farmers and to design a SWOT analysis of economical empowerment of women farmers.
The project`s jury was composed of:
Prof. Dr. Gungor Turan, Epoka University, FEAS Dean
Assist. Prof. Dr. Abdulmenaf Sejdini, Epoka University, Lecturer
Assist. Prof. Dr. Albana Halili, Epoka University, Head of Projects Office and Lecturer
PhD (c), Mirjana Sejdini, Epoka University, Lecturer
PhD (c), Reina Zenelaj, Epoka University, Lecturer
The best presented project voted by jury was “Women Economical Empowerment: Case of Women Farmers” prepared by Elena Pici, Jona Hoxhaj and Jonada Pasmaciu.