Albania is one of the poorest countries in Europe. One in three young people are unemployed, and for those who do have jobs, income levels have fallen to just 26% of the EU average. As a result, meeting basic needs is a daily challenge for many people and an incredible 56% of all Albanians want to emigrate, a Gallup poll found in 2017. Monika Qerimi is the Country Field Manager, in Albania and spoke with Premier’s Rachel Matthews about the seeds of hope they are planting in the soil and in families hearts this Easter time.
If you would like to find out more you can visit the Mission Without Borders website Seeds of Hope (mwbuk.org)