On the verge of the elections for the European Parliament that start on Friday President of the Republic, Ilir Meta congratulated Gerarta Ballo, on the Albanian candidates that runs for Italy.
‘’As an activist and scholar for immigration, with a vast knowledge in diplomacy, Gerarta has stood out as a strong voice for the Albanian community in Italy’’- writes Meta.
‘’Her example is an inspiration and incitement for other Albanians that represent with dignity Albania, Italy and entire Europe. This is an indicator of full integration, success , work and dedication of our emigrants in order to build a positive image for Albania that aims to be part of the European Union’’.
These elections have seen many Albanian emigrants from different European countries run their own candidatures, representing different political forces.