PICUM General Assembly 2018

The General Assembly is a key part of PICUM’s annual calendar and took place on 20-21 April 2018 in Brussels, Belgium. It provides an important opportunity for members to mobilise around key issues, engage policy makers, develop strategies, and steer the direction of the PICUM network. Since...

Commemorating 26th of April 2015

Toay 26th of April we are commemorating the day when Legis took the initiative of having the Law on Asylum amended, on 26th of April 2015. In order to regulate the transit of the so-called “illegal migrants” through Macedonia, and in order to protect them from accidents and unpleasant situations...

Migration Тhrough the Еyes of 3 Women

Why do people leave their countries to migrate? Can parallels be drawn between Macedonians who migrate abroad and refuges from different countries who leave their homes? In what specific ways are women in particular affected by migration?

Volunteering with Legis

From 15 of February until 23 of March 2018, Legis was the host of Jessica Blanarik, a volunteer from the US. During this period, Legis carried out educational and social support activities aimed at the refugees/migrants residing in the Tabanovce Transit Center.

Memorandum of Cooperation

In partnership with the Association for a Clean Environment “Let’s Do it Macedonia” (“Ajde Makedonija” in Macedonian), Legis has become part of the project “Macedonia without Waste – Network for Redistribution of Food Waste”. For this reason, both Legis and Let’s Do it Macedonia signed a...

Fostering Friendships through Intercultural Meetings in Tabanovce Camp

On March 31st, Legis organized an intercultural workshop among young locals from Macedonia and refugees currently staying in the Tabanovce camp. The aim of the workshop was for locals to have the opportunity to meet the refugees and better understand their experience beyond mainstream media...


Legis has continued implementing a project for social care and humanitarian aid aimed at the local community, in cooperation and support from private donors and partner organisations.

Legis Starts Refugee Story-sharing Campaign in Macedonia

The current situation with refugees and asylum seekers is alarming and requires urgent attention. A number of factors have led to the current state of affairs. Following the border closure of 2016, despite the decreased migratory movement, there has been a growing number of refugees/migrants...

Aware and Active in Skopje, 16-18 March 2018

The third Aware and Active training supported by Interkulturelles Zentrum from Austria and the Macedonian National agency for European Educational Programs and Mobility, implemented and organised by Legis in Skopje has finished.