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EU-funded Info Centre opens at the Kuklica Monument of Nature

The remarkable rock formations at Kuklica – the result of millions of years of erosion - have long been a major attraction in the region of Kratovo and beyond. The site has fallen into neglect in…  



Head of UNDP Eurasia on a two-day official visit to the Republic of North Macedonia

Ms Mirjana Spoljaric Egger, Assistant Administrator of UNDP and Director of the UNDP Regional Bureau for Europe and the Commonwealth of Independent States, will conduct a two-day official visit to the…  


22 Projects in Five Municipalities Selected for EU Funded Grant Scheme

Twenty-two development projects proposed by civil society organisations have received a total EUR 270,000 grants from the European Union and the United Nations Development Programme in the five…  


Country’s first EU-standard landfill ready for operation in Gevgelija

The landfill project was part of a broader USD 2.2 million effort by UNDP to support the municipalities most affected by the refugee crisis of 2015-2016. Among the other initiatives funded by Japan…  


30 municipalities to receive over EUR 1 million in small grants through EU-funded program

During the event, UNDP announced that the 30 municipalities currently facing the most difficult development challenges will receive a total of EUR 1,050,000 million in small grants. With UNDP support,…  


Eight Municipalities and National Parks Selected for Nature Protection Grant Scheme

A total of eight applicants representing a diverse group of municipalities and national parks have been selected to receive grants of EUR 200,000 – 400,000 for nature protection projects as part of a…  


Despite some progress, Marginalized Roma community still most excluded in Western Balkans

More marginalized Roma girls and boys are attending compulsory education in the Western Balkans than ever before. However, when compared to their non-Roma neighbours, Roma people face twice as high…  


World Water Day 2018: The Answer Is In Nature

More than 100 people attended a novel ‘tweet-up’ event in Skopje to raise public awareness about the importance of water and the value of adopting nature-based solutions to solve the challenges…  


17 Municipalities and NGOs Selected for Nature Protection Grant Scheme

The project aims to improve nature protection and to promote sustainable use of natural resources while increasing the capacity of management authorities of protected areas, local self-governments and…  

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