17 December 2015

EU-funded grant projects under the Call for Proposals: “Further development and financial sustainability of the civil society”

Inauguration of the New Generation of IPA Grant Projects

On Friday, 18 December 2015 at 10:30 hrs, an inauguration event within the EU-funded grant projects scheme...

16 December 2015

Cultural stories: Promotion of „Talks with Smoje“ by Boris Dezulovich

On 16 December, as an adjoining part of the Jean Monnet Media Award programme and as a part of our Cultural stories programme, a promotion of the book “Talks with Smoje”, by Mr Boris Dezulovich, Croatian journalist and author, last year’s president of the Jean Monnet Jury, was organised.

16 December 2015

Winners of the 2015 Jean Monnet Media Awards announced

The Ambassador of the European Union in Skopje Aivo ORAV and the Honorary President of the jury Predrag LUCICH, journalist and columnist in a number of Croatian and regional media, presented the winners of the 13th Jean Monnet Media Award.

11 December 2015

2015 Jean Monnet Award activities

The winners of the 13th Jean Monnet media award will be known on 16 December, Wednesday, when the Ambassador Aivo ORAV and the Honorary President of the Jean Monnet Award jury Predrag LUCICH will formally announce who won the prices in three categoriess: best journalistic article, best reporters’ photography and best amateurs’ photography.

25 November 2015

16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence

The EU Delegation and the UN family are joining forces for 16 Days of Activism Against Gender-Based Violence, an international awareness-raising campaign that aims to galvanize action to end violence against women and girls around the world. The campaign takes place every year during the 16 days between 25 November – International Day for Elimination of Violence against Women and 10 December – International Human Rights Day.

9 November 2015

TAIEX COSME Workshop and Access to Finance Day in Skopje: 10-11 November 2015

The European Commission, in cooperation with the Ministry of Economy, is organising the COSME Workshop and Access to Finance Day on 10 and 11 November 2015, respectively, in Skopje (Hotel ARKA, Bitpazarska 90/2, Skopje)

10 November 2015

European Contemporary Composers - Second edition: “Sounds of Spirit”

The Delegation of the European Union and the EU InfoCentre in close cooperation with the British Embassy, the Composers Association of Macedonia (SOKOM) and the prominent musicologist and member of SOKOM, Ms. Branka Kostic-Markovic, a partner and coordinator of the project, organises the second edition of the European Contemporary Composers project that aims at presenting the contemporary European composers to the public.

9 November 2015

Conference on Journalism Ethics and Media Values in a Challenging Environment and in Times of Elections

On Tuesday, 10 November, at 11:00hrs, a conference entitled "Journalism Ethics and Media Values in a Challenging Environment and in Times of Elections", as part of EU-funded project "Media Accountability in South East Europe", will be organised at the Holliday Inn hotel, Skopje.

4 November 2015

Closing conference for the EU-funded project “Capacity Building of the Law Enforcement Agencies for Appropriate Treatment of Detained and Sentenced Persons”

On Thursday, 5 November 2015 at 10:00 hrs, a closing conference for presentation of the objectives and results achieved within the project “Capacity Building of the Law Enforcement Agencies for Appropriate Treatment of Detained and Sentenced Persons” will be organised at the Holiday Inn hotel in Skopje.

26 October 2015

Info Days For The "Erasmus Plus" Programme

On Monday, 26 October, the caravan of the info days for the "Erasmus Plus" programme will be officially launched. The event will take place at the Kontinental hotel in Skopje at 11:00.

26 October 2015

Twinning project “Support to the Civil Service and Public Administration Reform”

The conference will take place on 26 October 2015 at 10 a.m. in the premises of the EU info centre.

19 October 2015

Marking of the 750th Birth Anniversary of Dante Alighieri and Opening Ceremony of the XV Italian Language Week

On 19 October 2015 the Delegation of the European Union in partnership with the Italian Embassy, the Dante Alighieri Institute in Skopje and St Cyril and Methodius University - Skopje – marked the 750th Birth Anniversary of Dante Alighieri and held an Opening Ceremony of the XV Italian Language Week in the World.

16 October 2015

Promotion of Three Cross Border Cooperation Projects in the Municipalities of Gostivar, Mavrovo and Rostushe Cross Border Area

On Friday, 09 October 2015, at 11:00hrs, a kick-off conference of the EU-funded Twinning project: “Developing an advanced intelligence gathering and analysis system in the fight against organised crim” will take place at the EU InfoCentre.

13 October 2015

European Contemporary Composers

Cultural Stories introduces the European Contemporary Composers

First edition: “E-coustic”

13 October 2015

October - Month of European Literature

The publishing house ANTOLOG in partnership with the Delegation of the European Union and the EU InfoCentre organises a series of events devoting October as a Month of the European Literature including the Promotion of Anthology of European love poetry.

8 October 2015

EU supports strengthening the capacity of the Ministry of Interior in development of Intelligence led policing model – ILP Model

On Friday, 09 October 2015, at 11:00hrs, a kick-off conference of the EU-funded Twinning project: “Developing an advanced intelligence gathering and analysis system in the fight against organised crim” will take place at the EU InfoCentre.

The winners of the second BABYLON Award for Best Young Translator announced

The winners of the second BABYLON Award for Best Young Translator, organised by the Delegation of the European Union and the MATA Translators’ Association were announced on Monday, 28 September, at an awarding ceremony in the EU InfoCentre, organised on the occasion of the 2015 European Day of Languages.

21 September 2015

Car free day in Skopje

Within the European Mobility Week (EMW), between 16 and 22 September 2015, the Delegation of the European Union in Skopje in partnership with the City of Skopje and the Ministry of Environment and Physical Planning traditionally organised several activities aimed at raising awareness about the value and benefits of the sustainable urban transport.

21 September 2015

Closing conference of the “Good Governance Action Network” project

On Wednesday, September 23, 2015 at the EU InfoCentre the Closing conference of the Good Governance Action Network (GGAN) project funded by the European Union, will take place starting at 10:00h.

21 September 2015

Car Free Day marked with bicycle parades all around the country

This year once again, Skopje and other 14 cities have joined the European Mobility Week (16-22 September) which is marked by over 1,600 cities in 40 countries in Europe and throughout the world.

15 September 2015

“Choose, Change, Combine” – European Mobility Week starts tomorrow!

This year once again, Skopje and other 14 cities will join the European Mobility Week (16-22 September) which is marked by almost 1,500 cities in 40 countries in Europe and throughout the world.

27 July 2015

EU supported effective implementation of the acquis in the field of freedom of movement for workers

On 28 July, Tuesday, at 10:00hrs, an official closing conference of the EU-funded twinning project “Strengthening the capacities for effective implementation of the acquis in the field of freedom of movement for workers”, will be organised at the EU InfoCentre.

Film screening and workshop on freedom of opinion and expression

On 30 June, Tuesday, at 20:00hrs, at the EU Info Centre, the screening of the film Burma VJ will take place, followed by workshop on Freedom of opinion an expression. The film will be introduced by Kirijana A. Nikolovska, president of Makedox.

Green Week organised around the country

Between 22 – 26 June 2015, the EU Info Points of the EU Delegation’s Information Network will organise a series of events within the Green Week of the European Union. The events, supported by the Delegation of the European Union, will be held in Bitola, Ohrid, Kumanovo, Kocani, Kavadarci, Gevgelija, Gostivar and Kriva Palanka, and will take place under this year’s Green Week motto “Nature – Our Health, Our Wealth”.

Start of MakeDox, Supported by the European Union

On Saturday, June 20th, the sixth edition of the festival of creative documentary MakeDox will begin. The festival, supported by the European Union, will last until June 26, and will encompass over 30 creative documentaries, including some of the most important documentaries of the past year as the film “Salt of the Earth” by Wim Wenders ..

02 June 2015

Cultural stories: “Empress Sisi of Austria – Legend and Reality” - Lecture by Dr Lisa Fischer

On 02 June 2015, the EU InfoCentre hosted the lecture “Empress Sisi of Austria – Legend and Reality”, by the Austrian historian Dr Lisa Fischer.

2 June 2015

EUROPEAN COMMISSION

The Delegation of the European Union to the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia

Information Events for the Call for Proposals

1 June 2015

Cultural stories: “The Byzantine Philosophy and the Contemporary Social Sciences

On Monday, 01 June 2015, the lecture titled “The Byzantine Philosophy and the Contemporary Social Sciences” took place at the EU InfoCentre...

28 May 2015

EU-funded project for efficient regulation of new digital and multiple play services

On Monday, 1 June 2015, at 11.00 hrs, a closing ceremony of the EU-funded project: "Enhancing the Administrative Capacities of Telecom and Media Authorities for Efficient Regulation of New Digital and Multiple Play Services" ...

28 May 2015

EU supports the harmonization of the legislation of the Customs Administration related to excise

On 1 June, at 14:00hrs, launching of the EU-funded Twinning Project “Harmonization of the legislation and procedures with the acquis and EU best practice related to excise” will be ..

"Caravan of Debates - The Pulse of Society"

Starting from 21 May, a series of events named "Caravan of Debates - The Pulse of Society" will be held around the country. The Caravan of Debates is a platform for creating an open, inclusive, democratic and creative society through interactive models of cultural production and debates.

Skopje, 29 April 2015

Numerous cultural & sports activities to celebrate Europe Day 2015

On Thursday, 30 April, Ambassador Aivo Orav, Deputy Prime Minister Fatmir Besimi and the President of the European Movement, Prof Mileva Gjurovska, will hold a press conference at the EU InfoCentre in Skopje in order to present the activities for celebrating this year’s Europe Day.

Skopje, 27 April 2015

EU supports promotion alternative childcare services

On 27 April, at 11:00hrs, an official kick-off conference of the EU-funded project “Promoting Alternative Childcare Services”, will be organised at the EU InfoCentre.

Numerous cultural & sports activities to celebrate 65th birthday of the European Union

Ambassador Aivo Orav, Deputy Prime Minister Fatmir Besimi and the President of the European Movement, Prof Mileva Gjurovska, on 30 April presented the Europe day 2015 programme on a press conference at the EU InfoCentre in Skopje.

Skopje, 22 April 2015

EU procures 20 vehicles for the State Labour Inspectorate

On Thursday, 23 April 2015, at 11:30 hrs, official delivery of 20 cars to the State Labour Inspectorate will be organised at the Parking Lot of the Sports Hall "Boris Trajkovski".

Skopje, 14 April 2015

EU supports the 2015 Skopje Marathon

On Tuesday, 21 April 2015, at 13:30 hrs, the 2015 Skopje Marathon's ongoing preparations will be presented at the EU InfoCentre.

12 March 2015

Students from the elementary school Hristijan Todorovski Karposh visited EU InfoCentre

On 12 March the EU InfoCentre hosted about 50 students of the elementary school Hristijan Todorovski Karposh. They took part at a lecture, adapted to their age, about the history and the symbols of the European Union..

2015 - European year for development

2015 is a special year for development. It is the first ever European Year to deal with the European Union's external action and Europe’s role in the world. For development organisations all over Europe it is an unparalleled opportunity to showcase Europe's commitment to eradicating poverty worldwide and to inspire more Europeans to get engaged and involved in development...

10 February 2015

Lecture for the students from elementary school Kiril Pejcinovich at the EU InfoCentre

The students from elementary school Kiril Pejcinovich 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.

9 February 2015

Students from the elementary school Kuzman Josifovski Pitu visited EU InfoCentre

On 9 February the EU InfoCentre hosted about 60 7thstudents grade of the elementary school Kuzman Josifovski Pitu. They took part at a lecture, adapted to their age, about the history and the symbols of the European Union...

4 February 2015

EU InfoCentre welcomed students from the elementary school Ljuben Lape

The EU InfoCentre and the Delegation of the European Union hosted about 60 students from 7th, 8th and 9th grade of elementary school Luben Lape on 4 February. They took part at a lecture, adapted to their age...

EU's Human Rights Guidelines on Freedom of Expression Online and Offline

On the occasion of Human Rights Day (10 December), the EU Delegation organised 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.

4 February 2015

EU supports improvement of Public Revenue Office taxpayers services

On 4 February, at 11:30hrs, an official kick-off conference of the EU-funded project “Improving of the Public Revenue Office taxpayers services”, will be organised at the EU InfoCentre.

3 February 2015

Lecture for the students from elementary school Koco Racin at the EU InfoCentre

The students from elementary school Koco Racin 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.

28 January 2015

Inauguration Ceremony of the First Grant Contracts under the CBC Programme with Kosovo

On Thursday, 29 January, 12:00hrs, promotion of the first grant projects contracted under the EU-funded cross-border cooperation Programme between the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia and Kosovo will be organised at the EU InfoCentre.

26 January 2015

EU supports IPARD Agency's accreditation for investments in rural infrastructure

On 27 January, at 10:30hrs, an official opening conference of the EU-funded twinning project “Assistance to IPARD Agency for Preparing of Accreditation of Investments in Rural Infrastructure”, will be organised at the EU InfoCentre.