Press Conference in Macedonia for the establishment of RYCO

Skopje, 04.05.2016

The Agency of Youth and Sport of Macedonia and the Franco-German Youth Office held a press conference in the French Institute Skopje about the process of establishment of the Regional Youth Cooperation Office for Western Balkans.

The press conference included short speeches of the German ambassador in Macedonia-
H. E. Christine Althauzer, the Special Envoy for OFAJ for Western Balkans and member of
the moderation team for the establishment of RYCO – Frank Morawietz, Director of the
Agency of Youth and Sport – Marjan Spaseski and the Minister of education and Science –
Pisar Luftiu and representatives from the French Institute in Skopje.
The Minister of Education and Sciences Mr. Pishtar Lutfiu, the director of Agency for Youth and Sport Mr. Marjan Spaseski, German Ambassador H.E. Mrs. Christine Althauser and Mrs. Isabelle Marchi-Barbaux – Director of Institut Français de Skopje (on behalf of French Embassy) used this occassion to express their continous support for the initiative.

Mr. Frank Morawietz and Mr. Bujar Luma on behalf of FGYO Moderation Team have also
explained the process of work for establishment of RYCO.

The press-conference was attended by young people, civil society representatives and
representatives of the media who also show their support to this conference macedonia