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Joint Steering Committee endorses cooperation priorities between North Macedonia and the United nations for 2021 – 2025

03-07-2020 | Aleksandar Dimishkovski

An extended Joint Steering Committee met today to discuss and endorse strategic priorities and outcomes of the upcoming 2021-2015 North Macedonia UN Sustainable Development Cooperation Framework (UN SDCF). This is an important milestone in the...

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Speeches

Statement by Ms. Rossana Dudziak, UN Resident Coordinator in North Macedonia

23-06-2020 | Aleksandar Dimishkovski

Whether measured in lives lost, personal and public health or damage inflicted on global and local economies – the impact of COVID-19 has been devastating and is making us rethink how we live our lives. The last few months have overstretched our public health systems and tested our individual...

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UNODC donates personal protective equipment to the Customs and Border Police of North Macedonia

01-06-2020 | Aleksandar Dimishkovski

28 May 2020, Skopje, North Macedonia: UNODC donated Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) to the Border Police and Customs officers of North Macedonia at the Skopje International Airport as part of the COVID-19 response and support...

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Joint Steering Committee endorses cooperation priorities between North Macedonia and the United nations for 2021 – 2025

July 3, 2020 | Aleksandar Dimishkovski

An extended Joint Steering Committee met today to discuss and endorse strategic priorities and outcomes of the upcoming 2021-2015 North Macedonia UN Sustainable Development Cooperation Framework (UN SDCF). This is an important milestone in the...

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Press releases

UNODC donates personal protective equipment to the Customs and Border Police of North Macedonia

June 1, 2020 | Aleksandar Dimishkovski

28 May 2020, Skopje, North Macedonia: UNODC donated Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) to the Border Police and Customs officers of North Macedonia at the Skopje International Airport as part of the COVID-19 response and support...

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Time to restore human relations with nature and biodiversity

May 22, 2020 | Aleksandar Dimishkovski

By QU Dongyu and Inger Andersen FAO Director-General and UNEP Executive Director The COVID-19 pandemic is a deep and lasting shock at global level, and we all know that “business as usual” is not an...

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Speeches

Statement by Ms. Rossana Dudziak, UN Resident Coordinator in North Macedonia

June 23, 2020 | Aleksandar Dimishkovski

Whether measured in lives lost, personal and public health or damage inflicted on global and local economies – the impact of COVID-19 has been devastating and is making us rethink how we live our lives. The last few months have overstretched our public health systems and tested our individual...

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Stories

Stop tobacco industry exploitation of children and young people

May 29, 2020 | Aleksandar Dimishkovski

The World Health Organization is today launching a new kit for school students aged 13-17 to alert them to the tobacco industry tactics used to hook them to addictive products. Every year the tobacco industry...

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SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS


WHAT ARE THEY

ALL ABOUT ?

Sustainable Development Goals, also known as the Global Goals, are the architecture of the global plan for better future. That plan is called 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. The 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development, adopted by all the UN member states, represents the vision of a better world and clear direction to the mankind for…

PRIORITIES FOR 2007 - 2020


1

Employment

Although employment has dropped from its astronomical peak of 37.3%...READ MORE

2

Good governance

Although North Macedonia has been assessed as fulfilling  the EU’s...READ MORE

3

Social inclusion

Economic growth has yet to show improved well-being for all...READ MORE

4

Environmental sustainability

Although energy use per capita is low, industry is resource...READ MORE

5

Gender equality

In North Macedonia, women are significantly disadvantaged by negative stereotypes,...READ MORE

6

Refugees and migrants

Over the course of 2015, an estimated 750,000 refugees and...READ MORE