The United Nations in North Macedonia

The United Nations in North Macedonia works to improve the lives and livelihoods of all its inhabitants by supporting the country in implementing the Sustainable Development Agenda with the latest specialised expertise and evidence-based actions. By driving the transformation towards a better, greener, and fairer society, the UN is supporting the country in the achievement of its strategic goals, including supporting reforms that will help the country with the European Union (EU) integration process.

The work of the UN in the country is reflected in the United Nations Sustainable Development Cooperation Framework (UNSDCF). The UNSDCF 2021-2025 has been developed in partnership with the Government and in coordination with many other international and domestic partners, including organizations and individuals from all walks of life, from the civil society, academia, or the private sector. Based on an in-depth analysis and following an extensive public consultation process, the UNSDCF 2021 - 2025 was adopted by the Government on 26 October 2020.

Flags of UN and North Macedonia
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The Sustainable Development Goals in North Macedonia

The Sustainable Development Goals are a global call to action to end poverty, protect the earth’s environment and climate, and ensure that people everywhere can enjoy peace and prosperity. These are the goals the UN is working on in North Macedonia: