The Director of the Academy of Albanological Studies of Tirana, Academician Marenglen Verli, and Academician Beqir Meta, Director of the Institute of History of Tirana, paid a one-day visit on June 22, to the State Archives of the Republic of North Macedonia.
After the signing of this memorandum and in order to expand cooperation in the field of joint research but also the implementation of projects of common interest between institutions, in March this year, a memorandum of cooperation was signed between the institutions above - mentioned, which was followed by a visit today's first official, by Academician Marenglen Verli who leads the Academy of Albanological Studies of Tirana, but also the director of the institute of history in Tirana, Academician Beqir Meta.
During the meeting held on June 22, in the State Archives of North Macedonia, the leaders of the above-mentioned institutions agreed to prepare projects of common interest in the future, but also to apply together in organizations that provide financial support for the implementation of joint projects. Also, in the memorandum signed between the institutions, it is foreseen the holding of joint scientific conferences, seminars and various workshops, but also the publication of articles that are of common interest of both countries.
After the signing of this agreement, the institutions have been granted access and use for common interests of the Archives of both countries but also access to libraries, exchange of publications and books, which are publications of the parties that have been agreed for future cooperation. With the signing of this memorandum of cooperation, both institutions take a step forward towards the intertwining of common interests in the field of history but also the study work of the Academy of Albanological Studies of Tirana.
The Deputy Director of the State Archives of North Macedonia, Dr.prof. Muzafer Bislimi, said that the signing of this memorandum of cooperation will be of interest to both parties, but also a step towards future cooperation in the above-mentioned areas, always taking into account the common interest for genuine scientific studies by the institutions in question, but also the implementation of joint projects in the interest of public opinion, said Dr. prof. Muzafer Bislimi, Deputy Director of the State Archives of the Republic of North Macedonia . The signing of this memorandum was greeted by the guests from Albania, who thanked Mr. Bislimi for the reception, but also for the readiness for future cooperation of these institutions.