The Academy of Sciences admitted today 17 external personalities who will contribute as experts in their fields.
Among the names is world-famous soprano Ermonela Jaho. Other well-known personalities are the publicist Ardian Vehbiu, the philosopher and publicist Ardian Ndreca, as well as the well-known conductor Eno Koço, or the Arbëresh scholar Matteo Mandalà.
Prime Minister Edi Rama in his speech said: "I would very much like to thank everyone, one by one, but they are a great group and deserve a lot of words. Anyway, I want to wish you with all my heart, health and success in this endeavor of theirs, together with all of you".
17 new personalities admitted to the Academy of Sciences:
Ermonela Jaho, Elton Prifti, Sokrat Sinaj, Fioralba Cakoni, Bardhyl Demiraj, Bajram Berisha, Sokrat Sinaj, Ardian Ndreca, Ardian Vehbiu, Kujtim Shala, Eno Koço, Fetah Podvorica, Ali Aliu, Luan Starova, Matteo Mandalà, Rexcesp Altimari.