In the distinguished presence of the Chairman of BoT AADF Mr. Michael D. Granoff, Co-CEOs of AADF Mr. Martin Mata and Mr. Aleksandër Sarapuli, Minister of State for Youth and Children Ms. Bora Muzhaqi, Minister of State for Entrepreneurship Protection Ms. Edona Bilali, members of the AADF and JAA’s Board of Directors, Junior Achievement of Albania launched its new program, JuniorUP on November 17th in the premises of TechSpace Tirana.
“Entrepreneurship is born or taught” was the core question that was answered while the honoured guests and speakers addressed the event and shared prosperous messages for the future of education and entrepreneurship in Albania.
Mr. Granoff led the participants through the challenges and achievements of almost 10 years of JA program in Albania, and emphasized the value of strategic partnerships and speed of adaptability to meet the fast-changing entrepreneurial reality, with dignity and individuality.
Minister Bilali and Muzhaqi and many important ecosystem actors in the country, endorsed and supported Junior UP program as a continuing investment of all Junior Achievement of Albania in financial education and entrepreneurship programs.
The JuniorUP batch was launched compound of 8 startups ready to transform their ideas in businesses as well as to accelerate them on the international markets.