16 December 2014

Winners of 2014 Jean Monnet Media Awards announced

Today, Ambassador of the European Union in Skopje Aivo Orav and the Honorary President of the jury Boris Dezulovic, journalist at the Croatian Globus weekly, presented the winners of the 12th Jean Monnet award.

15 December 2014

Jean Monnet Media Award will be awarded for the 12th time

Tomorrow, 16 December, at 14:00h, at the EU InfoCentre in Skopje, Ambassador Aivo ORAV and the President of the Jean Monnet Jury Boris DEZULOVICH will formally announce the winners of this year's awards for journalism, professional photography and amateur photography.

5 December 2014

EU supported Public Administration Reform

On Tuesday, 9 December, at 12:00hrs, a closing conference of the EU-funded project “Technical Assistance to the Ministry of Information Society and Administration and strengthening the implementation of the national system for training coordination” will be organised at the EU InfoCentre.

1 December 2014

Lecture for the students from Tetovo State University

Students from the Tetovo State Universitz on 1 Decembervisited the EU InfoCentre and attended a lecture on the history of the European Union, about functioning of its institutions, the accession process as well as about the opportunities available for the young people.

9 December 2014

10 December Human Rights Day:
EU's Human Rights Guidelines on Freedom of Expression Online and Offline

On the occasion of Human Rights Day (10 December), the EU Delegation organises series of events at the EU InfoCentre aiming to promote the EU's Human Rights Guidelines on Freedom of Expression Online and Offline, issued by the Council of the European Union in May 2014.

21 October 2014

EU supports social dialogue between Government, employers and workers' organisations

On Wednesday, 22 October 2014, at 10:30hrs, an official launch of the EU-funded project: “Promoting Social Dialogue" will be organised at Hotel Holiday Inn (Millennium 2 hall).

21 October 2014

EU supported Integrated Tariff Environment at the Customs Administration

On Tuesday, 21 October 2014, at 11:00hrs, an official closing event of two EU-funded projects with the Customs Administration will be marked at the restaurant "Vodenica".

16 October 2014

Visit to MOZAIK kindergarten – model for integrated, multicultural education in Kumanovo

On 17 October, Friday, 10:30 hrs, a visit to EU-project funded under the European Instrument for Democracy and Human Rights: "Mozaik-model for integrated, multicultural education", will be organised at kindergarten Angel Shajce (in the premises of the clone “Buba Mara”) in Kumanovo.

15 October 2014

The Delegation of the European Union announces the 2014 Jean Monnet Award

The Delegation of the European Union announces the 12th edition of Jean Monnet Award for best achievements in covering issues related to the EU and the country’s accession to the EU.

07 October 2014

Presentation of the Key findings of the 2014 Progress Report and the Enlargement Strategy on the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia

Tomorrow, 08 October at 14:30, the Delegation of the European Union will organise a screening of the presentation of the annual progress reports and the enlargement strategies for the enlargement countries by Commissioner Füle, taking place in Brussels.

29 September 2014

The winners of the BABYLON Award for Best Young Translator announced

The winners of the first BABYLON Award for Best Young Translator, organised by the Delegation of the European Union and the MATA Translators’ Association were announced on Friday, 26 September, at an awarding ceremony in the EU InfoCentre, organised on the occasion of the 2014 European Day of Languages.

25 September 2014

The winners of the first BABYLON Award for Best Young Translator to be announced on 26 September

The winners of the first BABYLON Award for Best Young Translator, organised by the Delegation of the European Union and the MATA Translators’ Association, will be announced on Friday, 26 September at 12:00 hrs, at an awarding ceremony...

24 September 2014

Award for Best Young Translator BABYLON

The winners of the first BABYLON Award for Best Young Translator, organised by the Delegation of the European Union and the MATA Translators’ Association will be announced on Friday, 26 September at 12:00 hrs., at an awarding ceremony in the EU InfoCentre, organised on the occasion of the 2014 European Day of Languages.

22 September 2014

More than 3000 bicyclists joined for the bicycle parade

This year once again, Skopje joined the European Mobility Week which was celebrated in 1906 cities from more than 40 countries in Europe and throughout the world. For the first time, the cities of Berovo, Bitola, Strumica and Veles also took part in the programme.

22 September 2014

EU support to efficient prevention and fight against corruption

On Tuesday, 23 September 2014, at 13:00 hrs, an official kick off conference of the EU-funded twinning project: Support to efficient prevention and fight against corruption will be organised at the EU InfoCentre.

16 September 2014

“Our Streets, our choice” - European Mobility Week starts today!

This year once again, Skopje will join the European Mobility Week which is celebrated in more than 1700 cities from 40 countries in Europe and throughout the world. For the first time, the cities of Berovo, Bitola, Strumica and Veles will also take part in the programme.

14 August 2014

The International Youth Day marked at the EU InfoCentre

The International Youth Day 2014, 12 August, was marked at the EU InfoCentre with a public discussion - Youth and Mental Health organised by the National Youth Council Macedonia. The theme of International Youth Day 2014 is “Youth and Mental Health” under the slogan ‘Mental Health Matters’.

Orav and Kancevska presented the new agreement for participation in Creative Europe Programme

The Head of the EU Delegation Mr. Aivo ORAV and the Minister of Culture Ms. Elizabeta Kanceska Milevska, on 24 July at the EU InfoCentre presented the new agreement for participation in the European Union's Creative Europe programme.

European Union Evening at the Ohrid Summer Festival

As part of the Ohrid Summer Festival, on 13 August (Thursday) at 21:00 hrs, on the stage of St. Sophia church, the ensemble “Variabile” from Italy will perform a programme from Haydn, Beethoven, Donizetti and Brahms.

30 June 2014

EU supported the State Statistical Office

On Tuesday, 1 July, at 11:30hrs, a closing conference of the EU-funded twinning project: “Support to the State Statistical Office for capacity building and improving compliance of statistics with EU standards” will be organized at the EU InfoCentre.

9 June 2014

EU supports opening of Sensory and Therapy Rooms for Children with Special Needs in Gevgelija, Bogdanci, Dojran and Valandovo

On 9 June 2014, Monday, at 10:30hrs, H.E. Mr Aivo Orav, Head of EU Delegation and the First Lady, Ms Maja Ivanova will take part in the official openings of one therapy room in Gevgelija and three sensory rooms for children with special needs in Bogdanci, Dojran and Gevgelija.

5 June 2014

The winners of the best 1 minute video about Shakespeare competition announced

The winners of the best 1 minute video about Shakespeare competition organised by the Delegation of the European Union and the British Council on the occasion of the 450 Birthday of William Shakespeare were announced on 5 June at the EU InfoCentre.

21 May 2014

First Fair of Contemporary Art – Paratissima Skopje

Contineo 2020 (Association for the promotion and support of culture) from Skopje, in partnership with YLDA (Young People for Local Development Association) from Turin, Italy is organising the First Fair of Contemporary Art – Paratissima Skopje which will be held from 13 – 15 June, 2014 in the Youth Cultural Centre in Skopje.

The EU travelling bus started the tour around the country

As part of the information campaign "The EU in Close-up", the EU travelling bus with representatives of the EU Delegation, ambassadors of EU Member States, representatives of the Government, the Agency for Financial Support of Agriculture & Rural Development (IPARD)...

Running for Europe Day

The 10th jubilee edition of the Skopje Marathon Skopje, held on 11 May, surpassed all previous editions in the number of participants. Organised as part of the 2014 Europe Day celebrations, this year’s Marathon included over 6,000 runners from 47 countries.

Cultural Stories: Tribute to Sigmund Freud

On Wednesday, 14 May at 12:00 hrs, the lecture on Sigmund Freud’s life and work, “Tribute to Sigmund Freud” will take place at the EU InfoCentre, on the occasion of the 75th anniversary of the death of the father of psychoanalysis. The event, part of the EU InfoCentre’s programme of events Cultural stories and of the activities within the 2014 Europe Day programme is organised by the EU Delegation, in cooperation with the Embassy of Austria.

8 May 2014

Press conference: The EU bus on the road again to celebrate Europe Day

As part of the information campaign "The EU in Close-up", the EU travelling bus with representatives of the EU Delegation, ambassadors of several EU Member States, representatives of the Government, the Agency for Financial Support of Agriculture & Rural Development (IPARD)...

Мarking of the 25th Anniversary of the death of Salvador Dalí

2014 marks the 25th anniversary of Salvador Dalí’s death and the EU Delegation in partnership with the Embassy of the Kingdom of Spain, Osten Gallery, Centre Municipality and the Faculty of Fine Arts in Skopje will organise several activities from 7 to 27 May in order to celebrate this anniversary and pay tribute to one of the Europe’s most famous visual artists.

28 April 2014

Lecture for the students from Integrated Business Faculty at the EU InfoCentre

Students from the Integrated Business Faculty in Skopje on 18 April visited the EU InfoCentre and attended a lecture on the history of the European Union, about functioning of its institutions, the accession process as well as about the opportunities available for the young people.

Numerous cultural & sports activities to celebrate Europe Day 2014

On Wednesday, 30 April, at the EU InfoCentre in Skopje Ambassador Aivo Orav, Deputy Prime Minister Fatmir Besimi and the President of the European Movement, Prof Mileva Gjurovska, presented the activities for celebrating this year’s Europe Day.

Shakespeare @ the EU InfoCentre

On the occasion of William Shakespeare’s 450th birth anniversary, the Delegation of the European Union and the British Council are organising the ‘Shakespeare@21Century’ series of activities throughout April and May.

Completion for best 1 minute video about Shakespeare

On the occasion of the 450th Shakespeare Birthday, the EU Delegation and the British Council announce the video competition for all who would like to take up the challenge of creating their own interpretation of Shakespeare in a 1 minute video.

24 April 2014

Lecture for the students from elementary school Vojdan Cernodrinski at the EU InfoCentre

The students from elementary school Vojdan Cernodrinski visited the EU InfoCentre and followed a lecture on the history of the European Union, about functioning of its institutions, the accession process as well as the opportunities available for the young people.

23 April 2014

EUi at the Faculty of Economics in Skopje hosts the EU - funded projects photo exhibition “Partners in Reforms”

On Thursday, 24 April, at 11:00hrs, the opening of the EU-funded projects photo exhibition: Partners in Reforms will take place at the Faculty of Economics, Skopje. The exhibition is organised by the Delegation of the European Union and the EUi at the Faculty of Economics.

15 April 2014

EU InfoCentre welcomed students from the elementary school Dimitar Miladinov

The EU InfoCentre hosted about 60 students from 7th and 8th grade of elementary school Dimitar Miladinov on 15 April. They took part at a lecture, adapted to their age, about the history and the symbols of the European Union, its institutions and bodies, decision making process, as well as the opportunities that EU offers.

8 April 2014

Students from Elementary school Brakja Miladinovci visited the EU InfoCentre

About 60 children from 7th and 8th grade of elementary school Brakja Miladinovci from the village Miladinovci, on 8 April visited the EU InfoCentre and followed a lecture adapted to their age. During the lecture were explained the history and the symbols of the European Union, but also the opportunities that EU offers.

07 April 2014

Lecture for the students from elementary school Gerg Kastriot at the EU InfoCentre

The students from elementary school Gerg Kastriot from the municipality of Arachinovo visited the EU InfoCentre and followed a lecture on the history of the European Union, about functioning of its institutions, the accession process as well as about the opportunities available for the young people.

19 March 2014

Lecture for the students from elementary school 25 May at the EU InfoCentre

About 50 students from elementary school 25 May on 14 March visited the EU InfoCentre and attended a lecture on the history of the European Union, about functioning of its institutions, the accession process as well as about the opportunities available for the young people.

17 March 2014

Students from Elementary school Partenije Zografski visited the EU InfoCentre

About 60 children from 2nd and 4th grade of elementary school Partenije Zografski on 17 March visited the EU InfoCentre and followed a lecture adapted to their age. The symbols of the European Union, its history, the beliefs and ethics of environment protection as well as the opportunities available for children and the schools were explained through interactive communication, several short cartoons and quiz.

10 March 2014

Cultural stories: “Fine Art in France in 1963” - Lecture by Sylvain Lecombre, curator at Tokyo Palace - Paris

On Wednesday, 12 March 2014, at 19:30 hrs., a lecture titled “Fine art in France in 1963” will take place at the EU InfoCentre. The event, part of the EU InfoCentre’s programme of events “Cultural Stories” , was organised by the French Institute and the Delegation of the European Union.

7 March 2014

2014 Women's Day – Fighting all forms of violence against women throughout the world

On the eve of the 2014 Women's Day, on 7 March 2014, Friday, at 12:00 hrs, EU Member States ambassadors and representatives of the respective embassies, colleagues from UN Women and other international organisations would like to raise the awareness of all on the importance to fighting all forms of violence against women in the country and throughout the world

4 March 2014

Closing conference of EU-project "Industrial zones and commercial roads in the cross-border area"

On 5 March 2014, at 11:00 hrs, a closing conference of the EU-funded project under the CBC Programme with Greece

28 February 2014

Official launch of the new Customs Computerised Transit System funded by the European Union

On 1 March 2014, at 10:00 hrs, an official launch of the EU-funded New Computerised Transit System (NCTS) introduced at the Customs Administration will be organised at the Customs Administration (Amphitheatre, old building).

26 February 2014

EU InfoCentre hosted students from the elementary school Goce Delcev from Ljubanci

About 50 students from elementary school Goce Delcev from Ljubanci, village near Skopje, on 26 February visited the EU InfoCentre and attended a lecture on the history of the European Union...

21 February 2014

Students from Elementary school Braka Ramiz and Hamid visited the EU InfoCentre

The students from elementary school Braka Ramiz and Hamid from municipality of Suto Orizary visited the EU InfoCentre and followed a lecture on the history of the European Union...

12 February 2014

Lecture for the students from elementary school Cvetan Dimov at the EU InfoCentre

About 50 students from elementary school Cvetan Dimov in Skopje on 12 February visited the EU InfoCentre and attended a lecture on the history of the European Union...

07 February 2014

Cultural Stories: Promotion of the book “Heaven in a Blackberry bush” by Natasa Kramberger

On 7 February a promotion of the book “Heaven in a Blackberry bush” (Nebesa v robidah) by Natasa Kramberger was organised at the EU InfoCentre in Skopje.

7 February 2014

Opening of the EU - funded projects photo exhibition “Partners in Reforms” in Strumica

On Monday, 10 January, at 11:00hrs, the opening of the EU-funded projects photo exhibition: Partners in Reforms will take place at Shopping Mall – Strumica.

04 February 2014

Promotion of the book “Heaven in a Blackberry bush” by Natasa Kramberger

On 7 February, Friday, at 19.30h, a promotion of the book “Heaven in a Blackberry bush” (Nebesa v robidah) by Natasa Kramberger will be organised at the EU InfoCentre in Skopje (Sv Kiril i Metodij 52-b).

28 January 2014

EU supported the Commission for Protection of Competition for state aid control

On 29 January 2014, at 11:30 hrs, a closing conference of the EU-funded project “Preparation of studies for development of strategic multimodal transport nodes” will be organised at the EU InfoCentre.

28 January 2014

Partners in Reforms: Overview and current status of EU assistance implementation

On 30 January 2014, at 12:00 hrs, at a press conference the Head of EU Delegation, Mr Aivo Orav and the Deputy Prime Minister for European Affairs, Mr Fatmir Besimi will present the status of the implementation of the European Union's Instrument for Pre-Accession (IPA) 2007-2013.