'Youths Participation in Politics of Crucial Importance'
Albanian Daily News
Published November 16, 2017
The President of the Republic, Ilir Meta received in a meeting on Thursday the Director for Central and Eastern Europe at the American Democratic Institute (NDI), Robert Benjamin.
Emphasizing the importance of youth participation through civil society and political parties, President Meta welcomed the support and the opportunity that NDI has provided to the Albanian youths to evidence their individuality as future leaders that will assume more responsibility.
The Head of State underlined the importance of investment for qualified young people so that they may stay in Albania as an asset to be invested in the interest of country's future.
President Meta also appreciated NDI's active involvement in advancing political parties financial reform through bipartisan dialogue and independent monitoring by civil society, hoping to see a boost of financial transparency and political parties’ integrity.