Fatjona Mejdini holds a bachelor’s degree in Journalism from Tirana University and as a well a master’s degree in Public Administration. After a long career as a journalist for national media in Albania, she was awarded with Hubert H. Humphrey scholarship and spent a year of professional development in DC, US. In 2015, she joined Balkan Insight as a correspondent, reporting stories across the Balkans countries. A year later, she also co-established Investigative Journalism Lab, an initiative to develop quality journalism designed for young Albanian journalists.