On Wednesday (27 July), Mr Matthew Lawson presented his Letters of Credence to Mr Stevo Pendarovski, accrediting him as Her Majesty’s Ambassador to North Macedonia.
Following the Audience, HM Ambassador Lawson said:
I was honoured to present my Credentials to President of North Macedonia, Stevo Pendarovski this morning. During my ambassadorial mandate I look forward to building further on the excellent relations between the United Kingdom and North Macedonia.
The United Kingdom is a proven friend of the Republic of North Macedonia and a strong supporter of the strategic goals for the country’s progress. Together with our partners in the Government, the Parliament, civil society and business sector, we will work on strengthening trade between the United Kingdom and North Macedonia, and support key areas such as good governance, transparency and accountability, security sector reform, judiciary, diversity, freedom of expression and socio-economic development.