Meeting with the new Minister of Information Society and Administration Jeton Shaqiri held with the ICEDA team
Today, October 13th, at our request, a meeting was held between Metamorphosis Foundation and the Ministry for Information Society and Administration (MISA). The meeting was about presenting the project Increasing Civic Participation in the Digital Agenda – ICEDA, co-funded by the European Union, in which MISA is an associated partner, to the new Minister Jeton Shaqiri.
The meeting was attended by MISA representatives among which the Minister Jeton Shaqiri and Elena Mancheva – Advisor to the Minister of IT Support and a member of the Advisory Body of Experts of ICEDA, while representatives of Metamorphosis present at the meeting were Bardhyl Jashari – Executive Director and Mila Josifovska Danilovska – Program Manager for Social Accountability and Human Rights Online.
Apart from familiarizing the Minister with the project and discussing the continuation of the mutual cooperation, the meeting was also used to discuss the upcoming event Dialogues for the Digital Agenda, where a presentation of the project and network is foreseen, a presentation of the Digital Agenda Observatory and this year’s research, as well as a space for a discussion on the implementation of the Digital Agenda in North Macedonia and the challenges that arise from the same.
The project “Increasing Civic Engagement in the Digital Agenda – ICEDA” is implemented by the Metamorphosis Foundation (North Macedonia), the Academy of e-Governance (Estonia), Levizja Mjaft! (Albania), CRTA – Center for Research, Transparency and Accountability (Serbia), NGO 35mm (Montenegro) and ODK – Open Data Kosovo (Kosovo). The project is being implemented with financial support from the European Union.