Farmahem has won the award for the best from the east in the area of environmental protection for the year 2018 as the coordinator of the Nature Conservation Programme in Macedonia, which has significantly affected the improvement of the nature preservation in the Bregalnica basin in the past years.
Journalists from the Eastern region – as part of the Association of Journalists of Macedonia (AJM), for the fifth year in a row awards recognitions for the best from the east following the events and achievements of business organizations, institutions and individuals in the past year. The awards for the most successful were awarded on April 5th, 2019, at the manifestation that was organized at the International Slavic University “Gavrilo Romanovich Derzhavin” in Sveti Nikole.
In the name of Farmahem, the award was received by Marjana Shushlevska, Head of the Department for environmental consultancy and Team Leader of the Programme. She expressеd her gratitude for this recognition on behalf of all parties that are involved in the realization of the Programme activities and accented the role of the journalists in raising awareness about the nature conservation. This is especially important during this period when initiatives are being started for proclaiming Osogovo and Maleshevo for protected areas in order familiarize the wider public about the significance of this initiative and the benefits from the protected areas for the overall sustainable development of the Region.
The Nature Conservation Programme in Macedonia is a project of the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation, which aims to help the Republic of N. Macedonia in preserving the great biodiversity and natural ecosystems by promoting their sustainable use and management.