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The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Nikola Dimitrov had a farewell meeting with Benjamin Perks, UNICEF representative to the Republic of North Macedonia. The meeting welcomed the efforts of the Government regarding the protection and promotion of the rights of children and the youth, especially in terms of social policies, poverty reduction as well as the improvement of the quality of education. Talks also tackled the successful implementation of the deinstitutionalization project whereby children from social institutions are being placed in foster families.

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Minister Dimitrov thanked for the personal commitment and continued support of the UNICEF representative for the implementation of the Government’s priorities as well as for the implementation of the national reforms regarding child protection, education and the health care system.  In this regard, FM Nikola Dimitrov noted: "Only through continued systemic policies and improved conditions for the children and the youth will the success of the whole society be guaranteed".