Dael Dervishi: Bringing Positive Change in Albania

Dael Dervishi talks with NY Elite about his current projects, his work at Next Generation Leaders (NGL) program of the McCain Institute, and his new non profit initiative “Naturally Transparent Resources”. NY Elite: What are you currently working on? Tell us a little bit more about your company/organization.   Dael Dervishi: Since September 2016 I’m part…

Mrika Krasniqi honored “Woman of the Year” by U.S. Congress

Artist and entrepreneur Mrika Krasniqi is honored as “Woman of the Year 2016” by U.S. Congress. As an extraordinary woman Mrika Krasniqi is honored for her achievements in arts, films and business. On 21 April 2016 the Honorable US Senator Charles Schumer recognized Mrika Krasniqi for her international efforts to strengthen cultural and business multilateral ties between USA-Kosovo-Albania-Macedonia-Italy. At the request of the Honorable Senator Charles Schumer the American flag was flown over the United States Capitol on April 21, 2016 for Mrika Krasniqi, “Woman of the Year 2016”.

Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree Lighting

The Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree is a world-wide symbol of the holidays in New York City. The 2015 Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree was lit for the first time on Wednesday, December 2, with live performances from 7–9pm, at Rockefeller Plaza, between West 48th and West 51st Streets and Fifth and Sixth Avenues.

Basketball star Edon Molla supports gender equality #HeForShe

Good will Ambassador Emma Watson called on everyone to participate in the UN’s HeForShe campaign. The campaign is based on the premise that “gender equality is not only a women’s issue, it is a human rights issue” that requires everyone’s participation. “Lifting women up lifts up our economy, and lifts up our country.