Speeches and Addresses
Monday, 28 June 2021, Brussels
Address of President Xhaferi at the EP – Western Balkan Speakers’ Summit on the topic:„The fundamental role of parliaments in the EU enlargement process in the post-COVID era”
Primarily, allow me to express my pleasure on holding the today’s Summit again, the continuity of which besides the current emergency conditions clearly confirms the support of the European Parliament for the European perspective of our region.
Monday, 28 June 2021, Brussels
Address of President Xhaferi before the members of the European Parliament's Committee on Foreign Affairs
Distinguished Committee Chair, Mr. David McAllister
Allow me at the beginning to express my pleasure on holding this meeting, in which we can exchange opinions on the progress of the Republic of North Macedonia in the field of European integration.
Thursday, 27 May 2021
ADDRESS OF PRESIDENT XHAFERI AT ONLINE SIMULATION ON THE TOPIC “PREPARING FOR A FUTURE CRISIS: DEVELOPING A MORE EFFECTIVE CRISIS MANAGEMENT SYSTEM”
I am pleased that today we are gathered in this way and on this number in order to discuss and develop a topic which is extremely important for the functioning of a country and its system, guided by the experiences brought to us by 2020 and part of 2021.
Wednesday, 27 maj 2021
ADDRESS OF PRESIDENT XHAFERI AT THE 142nd IPU ASSEMBLY ON THE TOPIC: “OVERCOMING THE PANDEMIC TODAY AND BUILDING A BETTER TOMORROW: THE ROLE OF PARLIAMENTS”
Being part of the Inter-Parliamentary Union is a great opportunity for us to articulate the difficulties together with all our colleagues, to share experiences, draw good examples and apply them at home.
Monday, 10 May 2021
ADDRESS OF PRESIDENT XHAFERI AT THE CONFERENCE OF SPEAKERS OF THE EUROPEAN UNION PARLIAMENTS ON THE TOPIC “DIGITALISATION AND THE CHANGING PUBLIC SPHERE – RISKS AND OPPORTUNITIES FOR REPRESENTATIVE DEMOCRACY“
Ladies and gentlemen,
The digitalisation would have happened sooner or later, given the accelerated technological development, globalization, the need for unlimited space for research, work, participation in the global labor market, education, services and the formation of public opinion on certain specific and general issues as well.
Thursday, 6 May 2021
Address of President Xhaferi at the continuation of the Training for Translation and Interpretation organized by the Agency for Implementation of the Language
I have the pleasure and honor to greet you today at the new premises of the Agency for the Implementation of the Language of the Republic of North Macedonia, and that, at the continuation of the subsequent event of this Agency, for which I can very much certainly state that from the moment when its establishment and commencement of work was formalized by law, it has justified its existence, and with a burst which is to be admired, it continues to implement the necessary activities to comply with legal provisions and constitutional rights and liabilities of all stakeholders.
Thursday, 15 April 2021, Ljubljana
ADDRESS OF THE PRESIDENT XHAFERI AT THE 17TH CONFERENCE OF PRESIDENTS OF PARLIAMENT OF THE ADRIATIC IONIAN INITIATIVE TOWARDS A DIGITAL SOCIETY – OPPORTUNITIES AND PITFALLS FOR THE YOUNGER GENERATION ENTERING THE LABOUR MARKET
This year, similar to 2020, when the 20 years since the establishment of this initiative were marked, the focus is towards developing and strengthening the safety of the states in the region, deepening the cooperation between the member states, where the Republic of North Macedonia contributes, as a state in the EU integration process.
Friday, 5 March 2021
ADDRESS OF PRESIDENT XHAFERI AT THE ONLINE WORKSHOP ON CHILDREN’S PARLIAMENT
However, I know that you too, as all the people worldwide, are aware of the health risk that the whole world goes through and on the health protocols which must be followed in order to reduce or completely eradicate the COVID – 19 pandemic, therefore, I ask for understanding and patience until we defeat this evil.
Monday, 21 December 2020
ADDRESS OF PRESIDENT XHAFERI ON THE OCCASION OF MARKING THE 21ST DECEMBER - TURKISH LANGUAGE DAY
It is my honor and pleasure to have the opportunity, on behalf of the Members of the Assembly of the Republic of North Macedonia and on my own behalf to welcome the highly respected Speaker of the Grand National Assembly of the Republic of Turkey, my friend Mr. Mustafa Şentop and esteemed Members of the Delegation, and allow me to seize this opportunity to congratulate You dear fellow, all those present in the hall, and all our fellow citizens on 21st December – the Turkish Language Day in the Republic of North Macedonia, which is in honor to our fellow Turkish citizens in the country, and also with all due respect and attention to the Republic of Turkey that is our traditional, long-standing and sincere friend.
Thursday, 17 December 2020, Amphitheater of the Rectorate, Tetovo
ADDRESS BY PRESIDENT XHAFERI AT THE SOLEMN ACADEMY ON THE OCCASION OF MARKING THE 26TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE ESTABLISHMENT OF THE UNIVERSITY IN TETOVO
Allow me, at the beginning of my speech, on my behalf and the behalf of the MPs of the Assembly of the Republic of North Macedonia, to greet You who are present at this Solemn Academy which marks the anniversary of the establishment of the State University in Tetovo, the temple of the spread of science is now 26 years old and wish you many more anniversary celebrations.