Dr Nita Shala

Founding Curator, Global Shapers Tirana Hub,

PhD in Law from the Graduate Institute of International and Development Studies (IHEID, Geneva); MSc in Criminology and Criminal Justice from the University of Oxford; LLM in Transnational Financial Organized Crime from University of Teramo; BA in Law from the University of Prishtina. Harvard Kennedy School - Executive Education Alumni. Swiss Government Excellence Fund Scholar (2013-2017). Current Lecturer of Criminal Law, Comparative Criminal Law and International Criminal Law at the Faculty of Law, University of Prishtina; Legal Consultant for an EU-funded project lead by the Italian Ministry of Interior assisting the Albanian Special Prosecution Office in better prosecution of corruption and organized crime; Founder and Leader of YSAH, a youth non-for-profit promoting economic and social policies in Albania. Former Advisor to the Ambassador of the Republic of Albania Permanent Mission at the United Nations Office in Geneva; Advisor to the Albanian Minister of Interior; Legal Consultant to the OSCE, World Bank, EURALIUS and the Office of the Prosecutor, ad hoc Criminal Tribunal for former Yugoslavia. Founding Curator of the Global Shapers Community in Tirana and Country Chair for Global Dignity Albania and Kosovo.