The scouts planted trees together with the public institutions
Today , more than 20 scouts from several scout units from Skopje , members of the Association of Scouts of Macedonia , actively participated in the reforestation of the highway ” Alexander the Great ” . Aforementioned activity took place in the toll in Petrovec, Skopje.
On today’s planting of trees , Scouts were joined by the Deputy Minister of Environment and Physical Planning , Mr. Stevo Temelkovski along with Director General of Public Enterprise ” Macedonian Forests ” Zarko Karadzoski , Director of Enterprise ” State Roads ” Ljupcho Gjorgjievski and the mayor of the Petrovec municipality , Verga Mitevski .
According to the Ministry of Environment and Physical Planning , the action is intended to cover the entire length of the highway and thus directly affect the improvement of air quality in the busiest section of road in the country , as well as urban areas in its vicinity .
Today’s action is part of a wider initiative “Tree Day”