The French Ambasador in Pristina and the President of GWD visited SHE-ERA

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February, 2014

Mrs. Teuta Sahatqija – President of the Group of Women Deputies and Mrs. Maryse Daviet – the French Ambassador in Kosovo, visited the Women’s Business Association SHE-ERA. SHE-ERA’s executive director, Mrs.Mirlinda Kusari Purrini informed them on the achievements of women entrepreneurs and the activities for supporting women entrepreneurs in agriculture in four regions: Gjakovë, Gjilan, Pejë and Mitrovica. Mrs. Daviet expressed her willingness to support women entrepreneurs, especially those in agriculture. She invited Mrs.Kusari Purrini to the French Fair which will take place in Tirana, in April 25 & 26, 2014 so women entrepreneurs in agriculture can expose their products. According to the ambassador, the purpose of this fair is to give French companies a chance to be acquainted with and explore the market of the Balcan countries (Albania, Kosovo, Macedonia and Montenegro). This is an opportunity for French Companies from all industrial and food sectors (meat, dairy products, seafood, grains, alcoholic drinks, etc.) but also for companies from the supplying agricultural and food sectors (agricultural appliances, seeds, inputs, packaging equipment, etc.). Mrs. Kusari Purrini thanked Mrs. Sahatqija for the continuous support to women entrepreneurs in Kosovo, and the meeting with the French Ambassadors, Mrs. Daviet.