International Day of Democracy
This project is a joint activity of the Parliament of RM and MOST.
In the name of good cooperation and providing support to the Parliament in 2008 the organization was invited by the Parliament of RM to take part into the event of marking the “International day of democracy 15th of September”. Since it was announced that it will represent a traditional occasion, MOST decided to join and take part in the celebration. The civil component of the event was delegated to MOST.
– Promotion of the International Day of Democracy;
– Improving the knowledge among the citizens about the functioning of the Parliament and the work of the MPs;
– Promotion of the concept of citizen’s involvement in the policy creation and decision making processes.
-Over 2000 citizens visited the Parliament;
-Organized student visits from groups of 5 high schools from Skopje;
-Organized group visits from a total of 11 cities;
-Panel discussion organized in the Parliament: “Towards increased participation of the civil society in the scrutinizing and legislative role of the Parliament of RM”;
-Produced promotional TV article on Macedonian and Albanian language;
-Produced and distributed more than 100 000 leaflets for promotion of the event on both Macedonian and Albanian.
Period of implementation
15 September 2008
15 September 2009
This project was funded by the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands