Yesterday the Mayor of the Shuto Orizari municipality Mr. Kurto Dudush attended a working meeting in the Ministry of Labor and Social Policy, organized by the Minister of Labor and Social Policy, Ms. Mila Carovska.
The Council of Europe in cooperation with the Ministry of Labor and Social Policy and the municipalities that are part of ROMAKTED since 2018 implement a joint project, for which was signed a memorandum of cooperation.
Mr. Nafi Saracini, as a representative of the Council of Europe, took part in the meeting as well.
One of the priorities in the Roma strategy in the Republic of Macedonia is the housing of the Roma.
The Ministry of Labor and Social Policy advocates the opinion that in order to solve this problem it is necessary for the Roma settlements to enter in the Detailed Urban Plan (DUP) and to legalize all Roma settlements in the municipalities, because this is the way on how to achieve improvement in their infrastructure.
The working meeting was organized by the Minister of Labor and Social Policy, Ms. Mila Carova, and was attended by mayors of several municipalities, including the Mayor of the Shuto Orizari municipality Kurto Dudush.