Business Breakfast Invitation

Business Breakfast Fundraiser

The British Embassy, the Bulgarian Chevening Association (BCA), the British Bulgarian Business Association and the British Council Sofia are pleased to invite you to a business fundraising breakfast in support of the flagship Chevening Alumni initiative Shapers of Tomorrow Mentoring Programme. The Shapers of Tomorrow Mentoring Programme aims to support the professional and personal development […]

The 2021/2022 Shapers of Tomorrow Mentoring Programme teams rewarded for the success

Bulgarian, Albanian and Kosovo Alumni cooperated for the implementation

The Award ceremony for the 2021/2022 Shapers of Tomorrow Mentoring teams was organised on March 24th, 2022 with the active participation of Alma Gerxhani, Albanian Chevening Alumni Association, Arta Istrefi, Chevening Alumni Kosovo and Majlinda Aliu, Chevening Alumni Kosovo and Roumiana Atanassova, Bulgarian Chevening Association. It was opened by Lynne Charles, Deputy Head of Mission, the Embassy of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland to Bulgaria, Tara-Jane Sutcliffe, Head of Chevening Secretariat and Richard Le Vay, Head of Internal Politics and Communications at the Embassy of United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland to Kosovo.

The event celebrated the success also of mentoring disadvantaged kids in Bulgaria, led by Mariana Moneva, Bulgarian Chevening Association.

Awarded Mentors and Mentees shared their experience, lessons learned, challenges and benefits from participating in the mentoring programme.

As always, networking proved as the best tool to add to the positive experience from participation in the programme.

The programme is supported by the FCDO Chevening Alumni Programme Fund and British Embassy Sofia and implemented in cooperation with the Kosovo and Albanian Chevening Alumni Association, British Council in Bulgaria and the British Bulgarian Business Association.

Shapers of Tomorrow Mentorship meeting was organized on 07.03.2022

Chevening Alumni Mentors Network discussed entrepreneurial spirit

Shapers of Tomorrow Mentorship meeting was organized on 07.03.2022 We all carry the entrepreneurial spirit in us, but the ecosystem around us do matter to be an entrepreneur, was one of the key messages from the Shapers of Tomorrow Chevening Mentorship Network meeting on 07.03.2022. The Mentoring Programme not only supports students, but also strengthen […]



Zoom Registration link: INVITATION AND AGENDA Join us for and share experience, network with mentors and professionals! 5:00-5:10 pm Mentoring Networking Sharing ExperienceChevening Alumni Global Network Sharing 5:10- 5:50 Networking – Entrepreneurial spiritArta Istrefi, Founder of Women Entrepreneurs KosovoAlma Gerxhani, Founder, Manderina Marketing and Tourism ConsultancyBorebardhe Mazreku, Social EntrepreneurshipAdedipe Oluwafemi, Chief Executive, Pistis Finserve […]