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Major New Survey of Household Heating Identifies Some Key Causes of Skopje’s Soaring Levels of Pollution

Pollution levels in the country’s biggest towns and cities have been breaking records for all the wrong reasons over recent years. The capital, Skopje, now has the unenviable claim to be one of the…  


“Not a garbage dump”: New landfill in Gevgelija to meet highest environmental standards

The sanitary landfill project meets an urgent need to replace a hazardous illegal landfill now overspilling by the River Vardar in Gevgelija – a problem greatly exacerbated by the transit of more than…  


“Building back better” to even the odds for Roma children

In a municipality with a population of over 17,000, there is only one place where Sead can get the educational input he needs: the sole kindergarten in Suto Orizari – a building that also serves as a…  


New Start, New Startup

Biljana is one of 3,500 women who have benefited from the Self-Employment Programme. Her success is an inspiration for all those who dream of starting again but fear they don’t have what it takes.  

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