15 December 2016

Winners of the 2016 Jean Monnet Media Awards announced

At yesterday's awarding ceremony, the Ambassador of the European Union in Skopje Samuel ŽBOGAR and the Honorary President of the jury Sonila MEÇO, freelance journalist from Albania, presented the winners of the 14th Jean Monnet Media Award

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26 October 2016

BABYLON - BEST YOUNG TRANSLATOR AWARD COMPETITION

The Delegation of the European Union announced the competition for the Babylon Best Young Translator Award 2017!

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18 October 2016

Announcement of Jean Monnet 2016 Competition

The Delegation of the European Union announces the 14th edition of the Jean Monnet Media Award for best achievements in covering issues related to the theme of “Pržino & beyond”.

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12 October 2016

EU ASSISTANCE NEWS: EU provided equipment for monitoring of media content to the Agency for Audio and Audio-visual Media Services

“Citizens need quality journalism to nourish their critical thinking – this is what being a European is all about” – Johannes Hahn, Commissioner, European Neighbourhood Policy & Enlargement Negotiations

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03 October 2016

EU ASSISTANCE NEWS: WeAreVisual - Education and Audio-visualisation of Human Rights

WeAreVisual is a new project funded by the European Union, aimed to help the teachers and students aged 12-18 to learn about human rights through audio-visual didactic materials

26 September 2016

The winners of the third BABYLON Award for Best Young Translator 2016

At the initiative of the Council of Europe, Strasbourg, the European Day of Languages has been celebrated every year since 2001 on 26 September.

21 September

Development of environmental investigative journalism

Call for proposals for civil society organizations under the sub granting scheme within the project “Development of environmental investigative journalism”

21 September

Car Free Day marked with bicycle parades all around the country

This year once again, Skopje and other 12 cities have joined the European Mobility Week (16-22 September) which is marked by over 2,370 cities in 51 countries in Europe and throughout the world.

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20 September 2016

Press Conference and info session for promotion of Call for proposals

On Wednesday, 21 September 2016 at 11.00hrs, a Press Conference and info session will be organized in the premises of the EU Info Centre in Skopje for promotion of the 1st Call for Proposals under the Cross-border Cooperation Programme

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19 September 2016

EU support for sound and efficient management of EU funds

On Tuesday, 20 September 2016 at 13.00hrs, an EU funded project for Strengthening the capacities of the National Authorities for sound and efficient management of EU funds

19 September

European mobility week

This year, through the European cities, the European Mobility Week will be marked under the motto “Smart mobility. Strong economy”.

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12 September 2016

EU support for development of cooperation between higher education institutions, private sector and relevant public bodies

On Tuesday, 13 September 2016 at 09.30hrs, a Kick-off event for the EU funded project "Developing cooperation between higher education institutions, private sector and relevant public bodies" will be held at the EU Info Centre in Skopje.

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05 September 2016

EU Regional workshop on adaptation to climate change

On Tuesday, 6 September 2016 at 09.30hrs, a Regional Climate Change Adaptation Seminar will be held in the framework of the EU funded Environment and Climate Regional Accession Network (ECRAN) at the Holiday Inn Hotel in Skopje.

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01 September 2016

Apply for EIDHR: 2016 Global Call for Proposals

The European Instrument for Democracy and Human Rights (EIDHR) is a European Union programme that aims to promote democracy and human rights worldwide through support to civil society initiatives.

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12 July 2016

Further development and strengthening of the organisational administrative and technical capacities of the audit authority

On Tuesday, July 12th 2016 at 11:00hrs, the opening event of the Twining Project “Further development and strengthening of the organisational administrative and technical capacities of the audit authority“ will take place at the EU Info Center.

31 May 2016

April – May: about 450 students attended EU lectures

In the period April – May students from 7 schools from Skopje and other cities visited the EU InfoCentre and attended a lecture about the EU. They learned about the history of the European Union, its symbols, values, functioning of its institutions, the accession process as well as the opportunities available for the young people

20 May 2016

Rebuilding roads, rebuilding lives – a new EU project in the flood-hit Municipality of Konce

The remote rural municipality of Konce is a beautiful but by no means easy place to live—and the record floods that hit the area in January 2015 have been making life a whole lot harder.

17 May 2016

Cultural stories: Life and literary work of Nikos Kazantzakis

On 16 May, as a part of the Cultural Stories programme in cooperation with the Liaison Office of the Hellenic Republic in Skopje and French Institute Skopje, a lecture on the topic ”Life and literary work of Nikos Kazantzakis” was organised on the occasion of the 60th anniversary of the death of famous Greek writer

16 May 2016

Closing event of EU funded Twinning Project for support of the Customs Administration

On Tuesday, 17 May 2016 at 12:00 hrs, a closing event will be organized at the EU Info Centre to present the outcome and the results achieved with the implementation of the EU funded twinning project for support of the Customs Administration in “Finalization of the preparation for the accession to the Convention on a common transit procedure and to the Convention for simplification of formalities in trade in goods”.

27 April 2016

Public debate: "Environmental topics in the media- advantages and barriers"

On Thursday, 28 April 2016, at 10.45hrs, a public debate "Environmental topics in the media- advantages and barriers" organized by Centre for Environmental Democracy FLOROZON and Association for Roma Community Development SUMNAL, will take place at the Hotel Continental.

22 April 2016

Building Back Better: Restoring a Vital Connection for the Villagers of Razlovci

The bridge over the River Bregalnica between the village of Razlovci and the town of Delcevo won’t win any prizes for design or architecture, but for the villagers of Razlovci it is a vital connection to the rest of the country. Around a thousand people depend on the bridge to get to Delcevo for work and school, healthcare and shopping.

11 April 2016

Support to Civil Society Organisations under the Civil Society Facility 2015

The Delegation of European Union in the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia is organising three (3) information sessions for the above Call for Proposals in April 2016. Please find bellow the exact places and dates of the information sessions announced on the EuropeAid website and on the website of the EU Delegation in Skopje

22 March 2016

Lecture for the students from the University of American College at the EU InfoCentre

The students from the University of American College visited the EU InfoCentre and attended a lecture on the history of the European Union, about functioning of its institutions, policies, the accession process as well as the opportunities available for the young people.

22 March 2016

Reconnecting the people of Mogila – a new EU project to help rebuild the flood-hit roads of Pelagonija

Help is now at hand for the people of the Municipality of Mogila, as the EU has stepped in to answer Pelagonija’s call for aid to cope with the consequences of the floods.

10 March 2016

Conference on Fight against Corruption in the Private Sector

On 10 March 2016 at 09:30 hrs, a conference on Compliance Management Systems in the Private Sector as an activity of the IPA Twinning Project “Support to Efficient Prevention and Fight against Corruption” will be organised at the Holiday Inn Hotel in Skopje. The project is funded by the European Union and implemented by the German Office of Administration and the State Commission for Prevention of Corruption.

8 March 2016

Second set of art works within the “The magic of the Blue Mountain” exhibited at the EU InfoCentre

From 07 March – 25 March the second set of art works within the “The magic of the Blue Mountain” exhibition will be displayed at the EU InfoCentre premises. The second arrangement contains artworks from artists from Germany, Czech Republic, Slovakia and Hungary.

08 March 2016

HOPS - Healthy Options Project Skopje opens a Call for sub-granting of Civil Society Organizations, Associations, and Foundations

The sub-granting scheme of HOPS - Healthy Options Project Skopje is implementing within the EU funded project Prevention of HIV transmission and drugs among resident population in the cross-border area, in the framework of IPA Cross-Border Cooperation programme. The Financial support to third parties or the sub-granting scheme is part of the project activities.

24 February 2016

Open doors for students – going local

The Open doors for students activity organised by the Delegation of the European Union and the EU InfoCentre is extended to Open doors for students – going local which means that the lectures will be organised in the high schools in the cities all over the country.

Cultural Stories: Exhibition of artworks by contemporary European artists “The magic of the Blue Mountain”

The exhibition of artworks by contemporary European artists titled “The magic of the Blue Mountain” was opened on 15 February at the EU InfoCentre.

27 January 2016

Presentation of the Police Development Strategy 2016-2020

The EU funded project for "Further Institution and Capacity Building of the Police Service (FICB PS)” is organizing a mid-term event for presentation of the achievements during the first year of implementation, as well as presentation of one of the key documents produced – the Police Development Strategy 2016-2020.

27 January 2016

EU Twinning Project “Strengthening the enforcement of Intellectual Property Rights” Kick of meeting

The magnitude and effects of counterfeiting and piracy are of such significance that they compel strong and sustained action from governments, business and consumers.

27 January 2016

European Data Protection Day

The EU funded Project “Support to access to right on personal protection of personal data” will organise a ceremony to mark the European Data Protection Day on 28 January 2016, at the Skopje Fair, MBC conference hall.