In the period of 27-29 of October, Macedonian and Bulgarian participants from the project ,,Cross border Center for support of Roma business” have the opportunity to visit the International fair in Skopje. The main aim of the thematic visit was participants to learn about the newest technologies in the field of metallurgy, electrical engineering, energy, non-metals, construction, security and protection to encourage innovative business concepts. There were exhibitions from many large, medium and small domestic and foreign producers at the fair.
During the thematic visit in Skopje, a visit to the only Roma municipality in the world “Shuto Orizari” was realized, where the majority of the population is from Roma nationality. The participants, along with the project team, visited the municipal administration where they met with some of the employees, and then went to famous open markets where various goods were sold.
An inevitable part of the three-day visit to Skopje was the organized sightseeing of the city’s sights: Stone Bridge, Square Macedonia, Mother Teresa’s House, Old Turkish Bazaar, Old Market, etc.