Prime Minister in charge of European Affairs, Bujar Osmani within his working
visit to the Kingdom of Sweden had separate meetings with the Speaker of the
Parliament of the Kingdom of Sweden, Andreas Norlen, as well as with the
Minister for International Development Cooperation, Peter Eriksson.
At the meetings, beside the
European perspectives of the country, they opened the topics of bilateral
development cooperation as well as the parliamentary cooperation between the
"The fact that the
Republic of North Macedonia remains on the agenda for development cooperation
of Sweden in the forthcoming period is satisfying, which demonstrates the
continued expansion of our bilateral development cooperation, which is
extremely important to us in this crucial period of the country's EU
integration. "- said Deputy Prime Minister Osmani at the meeting with
Minister Erikson, conveying his gratitude for this support on behalf of the
Government of the Republic of North Macedonia.
During the meeting Osmani, in
the role of a National Coordinator for Foreign Assistance, emphasised that the
support that the country receives from the UNOPPS Office in Skopje is
fundamentally important to us, which, as an Agency is in charge of implementing
the Nordic Progress project, and expressed confidence that it would contribute
to a more efficient and improved development project co-operation.
During his working visit to
Sweden, Osmani will also have a meeting with the Minister for European Affairs,
The visit to the Kingdom of
Sweden is part of Osmani's tour of European capitals ahead of the European
Council's October meeting, followed by visits to Brussels, Berlin, Warsaw, etc.