Marjola Memaj is a youth activist with demonstrated experience in the field of youth, regional cooperation and EU Integration topics. She has a rich experience coordinating various EU projects, working for different local and international NGOs. Ms. Marjola pursued her Master of Science (MSc) in Political Science and International Relations from NOVA University in Lisbon (Portugal). She has a university degree in Sociology from the University of Tirana. As a beneficiary of two Erasmus + programs: JoinEuSEE (Netherlands) and SIGMA (Portugal) since 2016, Marjola is the co-founder of the Western Balkan Regional Alumni Association (supported and founded by the European Commission) where she has held the position of National Representative and for 3 years has been part of the board. Her work experience also extends to the private sector, where she has been engaged as an External Relations and Partnership consultant. In addition to her academic and professional engagement, Marjola has been actively involved in events related to EU integration, promoting the Erasmus + program and Regional Youth Forums in the region.