On 24.12.2021 in the OMC “Kiro Gligorov” in the municipality of Stip was held the constitutive session of the Council for social protection of the East planning region.
Pursuant to the Law on social protection, the constitutive session was convened on the initiative of the mayor of the municipality of Stip Mr. Ivan Jordanov, and which was attended by the mayors of the municipalities within the East planning region and the directors of the Centers for social protection.
At the constitutive session, the rules of procedure of the new body were adopted, which will work dedicated to fulfilling the obligations provided by the Law on Social Protection. The Mayor of the Municipality of Kocani, Mr. Ljupcho Papazov, was unanimously elected President of this Council for a term of one year without the right to be re-elected.
At the same time, the session presented and adopted the Proposal for the need to develop social services in the East Planning Region, the type and manner of establishing services in 2022. The proposal was prepared in cooperation with the municipal administrations and the Centers for Social Work and contains the relevant, urgent and necessary needs for improving the situation with social protection in the region.
The proposal will be submitted to the Ministry of Labor and Social Policy, so that it will be the basis for the implementation of projects in the field of social protection in 2022.