Professionals Engagement: The Program for the Engagement of Professionals from the Diaspora, (EDP) is a program which seeks to bring the experts from diaspora in their homeland with an aim to contribute toward the development of their homeland with their expertise and experiences in development countries. The database of GERMIN coincides with more than 30K professionals around the world. Therefore, based on this “wealth of information and database” GERMIN is implementing the EDP program in Kosovo and Albania. The program brings professionals for a period of time starting from 3 weeks to 6 months with the idea to join Institutions/organizations regarding their needs.
The main goal of this program is to create a network of Albanian diaspora with their homeland professionals by providing opportunities for cooperation and the country’s development chance issues.
Except for the opportunities mentioned, the important part of the program is the closeness between the western culture that symbolizes democracy, with the local one that is in the transition towards democracy.