About our region

The Skopje planning region is a competitive region in SEE with recognizable potential for investments and development in order to raise the standard and quality of life of citizens and utilize and protect the natural and cultural heritage evenly in the region.

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Agriculture and rural developmentј

Latest news and events


Fourth session in the framework of the “COMMUNITY REGIONAL FORUMS”

The Center for Development of the Skopje Region successfully implemented the project “Inclusive children’s playground” for children with special needs in the municipality of Karposh. The project is funded by the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation and the Ministry of Local Self Government of the Republic of Northern Macedonia […]
Regional Community Forums

Fourth (consecutive) session within the Programme “Regional Community Forums”

The Center for Development of the Skopje Planning Region invites you to the 4th (consecutive) forum session of the program “Regional Community Forums” within the project “Sustainable and inclusive regional balanced development”, to be held on 27.01.2020, at the Holiday Inn Hotel, starting at 10.30am. The follow-up session will provide […]
Завршен инвестициски проект „Инклузивно детско игралиште“

Final completion of the investment project “Inclusive children’s playground”

In frame of the grant scheme for the support of innovate projects financed by Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation, Ministry of Local Self-Government of the Republic of Macedonia and Center for Development of Skopje planning region implements the Action “Sustainable and inclusive regional development”. As an experience for the […]

Two-day regional conference held on the topic: Building functional-spatial and economic structures for better integration of the institutions with the rural areas in the Skopje Planning Region

The conference is being held in the framework of the project Sustainable and inclusive Balanced Regional Development, funded by the Ministry of Local Self-Government and the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation. The theme of this conference is extremely important because the demographic disparity caused by the migration of the […]

Reconstruction of the Hipodrom – Ilinden regional road has begun

The Center for Development of Skopje Planning Region in cooperation with the Municipality of Gazi Baba and the Municipality of Ilinden, supported by the Government of the Republic of Northern Macedonia, has begun the development of the project: ”Reconstruction of the Hippodrom – Ilinden Regional Road ”. The reconstruction will […]

Skopje municipalities