Era Zeqiri

High School Student

So many young people are unemployed—not just unemployed, but they don't even get the chance to go to school. I want to change that, because if we're not going to, then who will? There is literally no one else who is going to change it.

About Era

Era Zeqiri is a high school student at Xhevdet Doda school in Prishtina. Originally from Gjilan, a municipality in southeastern Kosovo, Zeqiri’s family moved to Prishtina at 6-years-old. Zeqiri is an avid reader and passionate about film. Through books and movies, Zeqiri said she was able to broaden her understanding of the world around her, and contextualize her own experiences.