Reception for representatives of the organizing committee of the conference “Women in Energy”
Wednesday, 06 June 2018 08:31   

ZeniVoEnergetikataThe President of the Republic of Macedonia, Dr. Gjorge Ivanov, received today the organizers and part of the participants at the conference "Women in Energy", organized by the Associations of Engineers - Engineering Institution of Macedonia and EVN Macedonia.
The meeting discussed the goals of the conference for raising awareness about the importance of equal representation of women in the energy sector, for identifying strategies and programs that will contribute to the gender balance.

President Ivanov welcomed the conference adding that such events would encourage women, especially young girls who are at the beginning of their careers, through their personal success in the field of energy, to contribute to the advancement of this area in the country.

The present organizers and participants at the meeting informed President Ivanov of the importance of the conference, which is a platform for exchange of knowledge and experience among the leaders and professionals from the energy, education and state institutions, and through the success stories of female engineers, young people are motivated to achieve success and career advancement.

The conference was attended by representatives from universities, business community, international and regional organizations, state institutions and professional organizations from the 12 member states of the Central European Initiative working in the energy sector.