Rudina Hoxha is a professional journalist and freelance consultant based in Albania. With a background in journalism/public relations, Rudina has a substantial experience in marketing, communicating and writing especially in such fields as European integration, marketing, business and technology. From 2009 – 2011, she was a contributor of Southeast Europe: People and Culture. Before that, she was a journalist for Albania Daily News for many years, responsible for reporting, editing as well as staff training. Rudina holds a Bachelor’s degree in English Language from University of Tirana, Faculty of Foreign Languages, and she was a H.J. Heinz Fellow at the University of Pittsburgh. She lives in Tirana, Albania. From 2012 on, Rudina is covering international press trips related to interesting issues for the Albanian media. Among them, she has very successfully covered the European Inventor Award in Amsterdam, Netherlands, Speak 2 Conference on Media Freedom in Brussels, European Forum Alpbach 2013 in Tyrol, LGBT community human rights in Stockholm and many others. She is a member of SEEMO, based in Vienna. She has been selected among the best 10 winners of 2013 Journalism Prize, WritingforCEE, awarded by the Austrian Press Agency.