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THE FORMER YUGOSLAVIAN REPUBLIC OF MACEDONIA

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Macedonia

  1. 1. • THE FORMER YUGOSLAVIAN REPUBLIC OF MACEDONIA is a country located in the central Balkan peninsula in Southeast Europe. A landlocked country, the Republic of Macedonia is bordered by Kosovo to the northwest, Serbia to the north, Bulgaria to the east, Greece to the south, and Albania to the west. THE FORMER YUGOSLAVIAN REPUBLIC OF MACEDONIA
  2. 2. The country's capital is Skopje. Other cities include Bitola, Kumanovo, Prilep, Tetovo, Ohrid, Veles, Štip, Kočani, Gostivar, Kavadarci, and Strumica. SKOPJE
  3. 3. STATISTICAL RELIGIONS OF THE FORMER YUGOSLAVIAN REPUBLIC OF MACEDONIA The regions are: • Eastern • Northeastern • Pelagonia • Polog • Skopje • Southeastern • Southwestern • Vardar
  4. 4. GEOGRAPHY The Former Yugoslavian Republic Of Macedonia has a total area of 25,713 km2 ,has some 748 km of boundaries, shared with Serbia to the North, Kosovo to the northwest, Bulgaria to the east, Greece to the south, and Albania to the west.
  5. 5. CLIMATE The Former Yugoslav Republic Of Macedonia has a transitional climate from Mediterranean to continental. The summers are hot and dry, and the winters are moderately cold. The majority of Macedonia has a moderate continental climate with warm and dry summers and relatively cold and wet winters.
  6. 6. POLITICS The Former Yugoslavian Republic of Macedonia is aparliamentary democracy with an executive governmentcomposed of coalition of parties from the unicameral legislature and an independent judicial branch with a constitutional court. The Assembly is made up of 120 seats and the members are elected every four years.
  7. 7. RELIGION • Christians are a majority, with 64.7% of the population belonging to the Macedonian branch of Eastern Orthodoxy, while various Christian denominations occupy 0.37% of the population. Muslims comprise 33.3% of the population. Most Muslims are Albanian, Turkish, or Roma, although some are Macedonian Muslims. The remaining 1.63% is recorded as "unspecified" in the 2002 national census. Altogether, there are more than 1200 churches and 400 mosques in the country. The Church of St. George in Kumanovo (left) and Šarena Džamij Mosque in Tetovo (right
  8. 8. CHURCH OF ST. CLEMENT OF OHRID THE BIGGEST CHURCH INTHE FORMER YUGOSLAVIAN REPUBLIC OF MACEDONIA
  9. 9. LANGUAGES OF THE FORMER YUGOSLAVIAN REPUBLIC OF MACEDONIA The official and most widely spoken language is Macedonian. A wide variety of languages are spoken in Macedonia, reflecting its ethnic diversity. Besides the official national language Macedonian, minority languages are: Albanian, Romani, Turkish, Serbian/Bosnian.
  10. 10. HISTORY Located in the center of the Southern Balkans, north of Greece, and west of Thrace, the history of Macedonia tells how the Macedonians were a distinct nation, ethnically, linguistically, and culturally different from their neighbors. The name "Macedonia" is the oldest existing name of a country on the continent of Europe. The history of Macedonia gives us an over view from the time when that old European civilization flourished in Macedonia between 7000 and 3500 BC to the time of the Macedonian partition till they got their independence.
  11. 11. EDUCATION The Macedonian education system consists of: • pre-school education • primary • secondary • higher • The higher levels of education can be obtained at one of the five state universities: Ss. Cyril and Methodius University of Skopje, St. Clement of Ohrid University of Bitola, Goce Delčev University of Štip, State University of Tetovo and University for Information Science and Technology "St. Paul The Apostle" in Ohrid. There are a number of private university institutions, such as the European University, Slavic University in Sveti Nikole, the South East European University and others. The national library of Macedonia, National and University Libra. The state university Ss. Cyril and Methodius in the capital Skopje
  12. 12. The Former Yugoslavian Republic Of Macedonia has a rich cultural heritage in art,architecture, poetry, and music. It has many ancient,protected religious sites. Poetry, cinema, and music festivals are held annually. The most important cultural events in the country the Ohrid Summer festival of classical music and drama, the Struga Poetry Evenings which gather poets from more than 50 countries in the world, International Camera Festival in Bitola, Open Youth Theatre and Skopje Jazz Festival in Skopje etc. The Macedonian Opera opened in 1947 with a performance of Cavalleria rusticana under the direction of Branko Pomorisac. Every year, the May Opera Evenings are held in Skopje for around 20 nights. The first May Opera performance was that of Kiril Makedonski's Tsar Samuil in May 1972.
  13. 13. CUISINE Macedonian cuisine is a representative of the Balkans— reflecting Mediterranean(Greek) and Middle Eastern (Turkish) influences, and to a lesser extent Italian, German and Eastern European ones. Famous for its rich Šopska salad, an appetiser and side dish which accompanies almost every meal, Macedonian cuisine is also noted for the diversity and quality of its dairy products, wines, and local alcoholic beverages, such as rakija. Tavče Gravče and mastika are considered the national dish and drink of the Republic of Macedonia, respectively.
  14. 14. SPORT • Football and handballare the most popular sports in Macedonia. Their home stadium is the Philip II Arena. The Macedonian national basketball teamrepresents the Republic of Macedonia in international basketball. In the summer months The Ohrid Swimming Marathonis an annual event on Lake Ohrid and during the winter months there is skiing in Macedonia's winter sports centres. Macedonia also takes part in the Olympic Games
  15. 15. GALLERY ALEXANDER THE GREAT MACEDONIA LANDMARKS
  16. 16. MONASTERY OF SAINT NAUM
  17. 17. KRUSEVO
  18. 18. ST. SOPHIA CATHEDRAL
  19. 19. Monastery of the Holy Mother of God Eleusa in Strumica
  20. 20. LANDSCAPE OF MOUNT KORAB

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