We continued marking 🇪🇺 #Mobilityweek2022 in Veles with lively meetings with students and the Veles Biking association which organizes a regionally famous biking event - Azot MTB Challenge attended by more than 200 cyclists!
Fun Car Free Day today in Veles as part of European #Mobilityweek2022. Enjoyed the bike ride & walk along closed-for-traffic streets in the company of Mayor Kolev, YEAs, some EU member States local residents: healthier lives, cleaner air & a better environment for all!
RT @vonderleyen: The world needs a strong EU @UN partnership
One that defends our common values in this multipolar world.
One that makes our multilateral system fit for the challenges of the 21st century.
With @antonioguterres we are working to take the EU @UN cooperation to the next level.
RT @vonderleyen: We are committed to fighting food insecurity, made worse by Russia’s war.
We also discussed how to deliver on ‘Our Common Agenda’, and drive our global goals forward, from climate to education to health.
RT @JosepBorrellF: Ukraine is exercising its legitimate right to defend itself against the Russian aggression to regain full control of its territory and has the right to liberate occupied territories within its internationally recognised borders.
We stand by Ukraine.
Delighted to attend the exhibition "Beyond Makedonium" organized by President @SPendarovski in honour of 🇲🇰 Independence Day and dedicated to Jordan and Iskra Grabuloski - the authors of the artistic and architectural masterpiece "Makedonium" in Krusevo. Both are a must see!
There is so much to protect, conserve and experience in this beautiful country. 4/4
Particularly pleased to launch this initiative on Shara Mountain, one of the sites that could be part of Natura 2000. Yesterday, a group of EUD colleagues took the opportunity to hike to Plat Peak & Leshnica and were thrilled by the breath-taking scenery. 3/4
Uniting national & local authorities, CSOs and experts, this initiative will help align standards of protection to those of the EU and prepare areas for inclusion within Natura 2000 – the world’s largest & most successful network of conservation areas. 2/4
Some 60 habitats, 60 species and 120 species of birds – these are just some of the beneficiaries of the EU’s new programme designed to protect biodiversity in 🇲🇰. 1/4
RT @JosepBorrellF: We are living in difficult times. With the #WesternBalkans - our closest partners & future EU members - we will keep joining forces even more to respond to the challenges we all meet as consequences of Russia’s aggression against Ukraine.
I was delighted to join the Governor for a visit to the bank's exhibition celebrating 30 years of the national currency. By focusing on the national bank notes, it tells a story of history, art and culture through the ages. Unmissable! Open until 7.01.23. 2/2
Good meeting with National Bank Governor Angelovska-Bezoska. Part of our regular dialogue. We discussed the impacts of Russia's war on Ukraine in 🇲🇰 and beyond, the cost of living and efforts to tackle inflation. 1/2
Here in Skopje 🇲🇰 cycling offers practical benefits by reducing congestion & pollution and promoting healthy lives. 🇪🇺 has supported better cycling infrastructure in the past. Skopje needs to develop this further, now. 2/2
RT @JosepBorrellF: Chairing the informal EU Foreign Ministers meeting in NYC.
We are facing the perfect storm. Everyone is being affected by Russia‘s war against Ukraine.
We will use #UNGA week to engage on this and other international issues with our global partners.
Delighted to listen to a concert of young musicians yesterday at the Philharmonic. Congratulations to all these talented performers brought together from across Europe by the EU co-funded FAME Institute for a wonderful classical programme! A real treat!
RT @eu_eeas: The EU and the @UN are natural partners. Together, we respond to global crises, we promote & protect human rights, peace & security across the world.
More than ever, we are committed to bring about peace and a brighter future for us all.
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