Community Profile
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Tirana, Albania

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2013
Community News

Thanks to the generous support of our sponsors, World Vision was able to work alongside communities to accomplish the following in 2013.

Economic Development

  • Organized community groups to provide young people with professional training to earn a living.

Healthcare

  • Educated 10 local doctors on how to improve the quality of primary healthcare services.

Education

  • Training preschool educators on child-friendly teaching methods to improve the learning environment for young children.
  • To increase the quality of education, created three community groups to train 65 teachers on preventing school drop-outs, and organized summer classes for 230 students.
  • Provided vocational training for youth in skills like hairdressing and auto service.

Child Rights

  • Established groups of representatives from local businesses, civil societies, and the community, and trained them to work to reduce domestic violence and child abuse.

Birthday Celebration

  • 4,200 boys and girls enjoyed treats and fun activities according to their age. Gifts included hats, coloring books, balls, sports uniforms, and more.

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