Agenda

08:30 - 09:00

Admission & Registration

09:00 - 09:15

Welcome & Introduction

René Schlee

FES Dialogue Southeast Europe

Jonas Andersson

Olof Palme International Center

Sasho Dodovski

Progres Institute for Social Democracy

09:15 - 10:45

Energy Democracy in Our Cities and Communities

Razmena Cekic Durovic

State Secretary of the Ministry of Economy of N. Macedonia

Goran Gerasimovski

Mayor of Municipality of Center

Nikolina Ribarić

Deputy Mayor of Jastrebarsko, Croatia

Nora Sophie Griefahn

Director of NGO Cradle to Cradle

Aleksander Kavčnik

TU, Slovenia

Selma Šehović

Moderator
FES SOE

Languages: MK, ENG, ALB

10:45 - 11:15

Coffee Break & Media Press Statements

11:15 - 11:30

Keynote speech:

Prof. Michael Braungart

C2C pioneer | Chair for Eco-Effectiveness and C2C Design | Leuphana University

11:30 - 13:00

Reshaping our Cities through Climate Positive Development


Panel Discussion:

kaja sukova

Kaja Shukova

Minister for Environment and Spatial Planning of N. Macedonia

Pero Kostadinov

Mayor of Valadnovo

Anja Margetić Stakić

Deputy Mayor of Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina

Emiriana Sako

Mayor of Durres

Marin Gregorović

Mayor of Cres, Croatia

Dean Kosic

Energy Cooperative Ponikva, Krk, Croatia

Olimpija H. Zaevska

Moderator
Copenhagen Business School

Languages: MK, ENG, ALB

13:15 - 14:30

Lunch

14:30 - 16:00

Parallel Sessions

Option A: Legal & Technical Solutions to Enable Change at Local Level

Workshop with Mayors and Decision-Makers at Local Level from WB and the EU

Pero Kostadinov

Mayor of Valadnovo

Sedat Arif

Deputy Mayor of Malmö 

Emiriana Sako

Mayor of Durres

Marin Gregorović

Mayor of Cres, Croatia

Goran Gerasimovski

Mayor of Municipality of Center

Anja Margetić Stakić

Deputy Mayor of Sarajevo, Bosnia & Herzegovina

Helena Austrell

Political Secretary of Upplands-bro Municipality

Qemajl Aliu

Mayor of Shtime, Kosovo

Sashko Mitovski

Mayor of Kriva Palanka, N. Macedonia

Nikolina Ribarić

Deputy Mayor of Jastrebarsko, Croatia

Aida Koluder

Member of Council in Centar, Sarajevo, BiH

Ema Neshkovska

Member of Council in Gostivar, N. Macedonia

Milan Aleksic

Member of Council in Belgrade, Serbia

Anel Ibeljić

Member of Council of Tuzla, BiH

Filip Tatalovic

Chairman of the Committee Group in the Council of Belgrade, Serbia

Facilitators:

Vjeran Piršić

Eko kvarner, Island Krk, Croatia

Sasha Maksimovski

Head of Department for Domestic Economy Support, PM Office, North Macedonia

Languages: MK, ENG, ALB

Option B: Youth-led Energy Transformation through Citizens-led Renovation

Wоrkshop with young leaders on “How to take initiatives at the local level and generate real transformation?

Input by:

Marko Mihailovski

President of SDYM

Facilitators: 

Srgjan Vidoeski

Project Manager, REScoop

Felix Kriedemann

Project Manager, REScoop

Languages: ENG

16:00 - 16:30

Coffee Break

16:30 - 18:00

Option A: Why is this transition again man-led?

Monika Griefahn

Professor, and fmr. Minister of Environment, Germany

kaja sukova

Kaja Shukova

Minister for Environment and Spatial Planning of N. Macedonia

Nita Starova

Moderator
FES Skopje

Panel Discussion with women and all progressive actors on “How to transform the ongoing energy transition to a socially just and inclusive one?”

Languages: ENG

Option B: Regional Energy & Governance for a Resilient Future

Lena Bäckelin

MP Sweden

Lana Prlić

MP in Bosnia and Herzegovina

Dime Velkovski

MP North Macedonia

Pavle Bogoevski

Moderator
Progres Institute for Social Democracy

Workshop with energy experts and policymakers on creating synergies between the regions in order to interconnect better for a sustainable and resilient future

Languages: ENG

18:00

Concluding Remarks & The Way Forward


Podcast with Jovana Avramovska, “What makes the world go round?”, ZMAI

Jovana Avramovska

ZMAI

18:30

End of Programme

19:30

Farewell Cocktail


Welcome by:

  • Goran Gerasimovski, Mayor of Centar, N. Macedonia
  • Vangel Andrevski, Director of the first municipal solar enterprise “Energy Centar”

Location: “Matichno”, Municipality of Centar

Organizers