Secretariat for European Affairs hosted a conference on topic "Preparation of national version of the European Union acquis communautaire- Current Status and Challenges"
The Secretariat for European Affairs
today hosted a conference on topic "Preparation of the National Version of
European Union acquis- Current Status and Challenges", which was held
within the twinning project "Further strengthening of the organisational
and institutional capacities of the EU integration process".
The conference was opened by the State
Secretary for European Affairs Ana Blazheska and the Croatian experts Miljenka
Prohaska Kragovic and Ana Roshikj had their remarks and presentations at the
conference. In her address, Blazheska noted that the translation process is of
crucial importance for the citizens of Macedonia and therefore active
cooperation is necessary between the institutions, academia and civil society
to provide quality translation of acts from all areas of the European
The current work of the Sector for
preparation of the national version of the EU acquis communautaire and the Croatian experience in this area were
presented at the conference, and attendees were representatives of relevant
ministries and institutions of the state administration, representatives of
civil society organisations, universities and other institutions dealing with
scientific and research activities.
One of the main activities of the
establishment of the Secretariat for European Affairs is the process of
preparation of the national version of the EU acquis communautaire and in this
process SEA is facing a double challenge: initial translation of the
legislation of the EU on the one hand and the final product - the national
version of the EU acquis communautaire on the other.