Angela Bajrami is currently pursuing a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration at Epoka University. She initiated her activism journey through the 'Fridays for Future' campaign, raising awareness about climate change. Angela's dedication to social causes gained recognition when she won first place in Eco Tirana's 2021 competition for her creative video addressing plastic overuse. She also won first place in similar video and photography contests by the Bank of Albania, InMotion, and IJR Youth Albania.
Actively contributing for over two years at Blueprint, the youth chapter of UN Association Albania, Angela initially discovered the chapter through her participation in MUN Albania 2021. Joining the Marketing & PR department, she promoted youth activities and international campaigns with creative materials, leading to her current role of the Visibility Officer on the Executive Board. At UNAA, Angela also engaged in promoting the activities of the UN Youth Delegates of Albania and local initiatives during Peace Week 2023.
Recently joining the Youth Advisory Group of the OSCE Presence in Albania, Angela holds a 2-year mandate to integrate a youth perspective and support the implementation of the Presence’s events.
Angela's focus on activism through the lenses of digital marketing and content creation, drives her participation in various workshops, training programs, and academies across Europe. Notable events include the European Youth Event 2023 in Strasbourg, the UN Youth Conference 2023 organized by UNA Sweden in Stockholm, Act.ival for Future in Lübeck.
Regional Youth Cooperation Office (RYCO) is an independently functioning institutional mechanism, founded by the Western Balkans 6 participants (WB 6): Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo*, Montenegro, North Macedonia and Serbia, aiming to promote the spirit of reconciliation and cooperation between the youth in the region through youth exchange programs.