President Pendarovski Visits Embla Ademi’s Family

On Monday, President Stevo Pendarovski paid a visit to the family of Embla Ademi, the 11-year-old girl with Down syndrome, in Gostivar, as well as Edinstvo Primary School. The President talked to Embla’s parents about the challenges their daughter and they face every day, focusing on the opportunities to overcome them. Pendarovski encouraged and supported the parents in their activities to protect the rights of children with atypical development. Also, he welcomed Ombudsperson Naser Ziberi’s swift reaction and the decision of the Discrimination Protection Commission to open a procedure. Pendarovski highlighted the importance of complying with the provisions in the law regarding inclusion in education, underlining social responsibility, particularly towards vulnerable groups.