UMD Now Accepting Internship Applications

UMD Now Accepting Internship Applications

Description: The United Macedonian Diaspora provides both in-person and remote internship opportunities as an International Policy and Diplomacy Fellow throughout the year. The program’s purpose is to provide experience for those interested in Macedonia, Southeast Europe, U.S. Foreign Policy, Human Rights, NATO, and the European Union. This opportunity can serve to introduce and advance a career in foreign policy, journalism,…

UMD’S 2021 ANNUAL MACEDONIAN DIASPORA’S 40 UNDER 40 LIST WINNERS

UMD’S 2021 ANNUAL MACEDONIAN DIASPORA’S 40 UNDER 40 LIST WINNERS

For the past month, the United Macedonian Diaspora (UMD) proudly announced the winners of its 2021 Annual Macedonian Diaspora’s 40 under 40 List! This award spotlights professionals, under the age of 40, in various fields and business sectors, including technology, business, real estate, medicine, finance, teaching, arts, law, and government. With this year’s list, UMD has recognized 240 individuals around…

4TH 10 OF 2021 UMD MACEDONIAN DIASPORA 40 UNDER 40 LIST

4TH 10 OF 2021 UMD MACEDONIAN DIASPORA 40 UNDER 40 LIST

The United Macedonian Diaspora (UMD) is excited to release this year’s list of Macedonian Diaspora 40 Under 40 Award Recipients. UMD’s initiative 40 under 40 is a celebration of accomplished young Macedonians globally who impact their respective communities and professions. The Award spotlights professionals in various fields and business sectors, including technology, business, real estate, medicine, finance, teaching, arts, law,…

ОМД: Заев одамна требаше да си поднесе оставка

ОМД: Заев одамна требаше да си поднесе оставка

Обединетата Mакедонска Дијаспора (ОМД) го објавува следното соопштение во врска со најавата за оставка на Зоран Заев од функцијата премиер на Македонија, по значајниот пораз на неговата политичка партија на последните локални избори во Македонија: ОМД остро се спротивстави на таканаречениот Договор за добрососедски односи со Бугарија, на Преспанскиот договор со Грција и на Законот за употреба на јазиците во…

UMD Statement on Zaev Resignation Following Macedonian Local Elections

UMD Statement on Zaev Resignation Following Macedonian Local Elections

The United Macedonian Diaspora (UMD) issues the following statement regarding the resignation of Zoran Zaev as Prime Minister of Macedonia following his political party’s significant losses in the recent Macedonian local elections: UMD strongly opposed the so-called Good Neighborly Relations Agreement with Bulgaria, the Prespa Agreement with Greece, and the language law in Macedonia. UMD publicly stressed the detrimental implications…

3RD 10 OF 2021 UMD MACEDONIAN DIASPORA 40 UNDER 40 LIST

3RD 10 OF 2021 UMD MACEDONIAN DIASPORA 40 UNDER 40 LIST

The United Macedonian Diaspora (UMD) is excited to release this year’s list of Macedonian Diaspora 40 Under 40 Award Recipients. UMD’s initiative 40 under 40 is a celebration of accomplished young Macedonians globally who impact their respective communities and professions. The Award spotlights professionals in various fields and business sectors, including technology, business, real estate, medicine, finance, teaching, arts, law,…

UMD – 17 Years of Macedonian Action

UMD – 17 Years of Macedonian Action

Today, the United Macedonian Diaspora (UMD) – founded on October 28, 2004 – celebrates its 17th anniversary. Until UMD was founded, there was no permanent, professional, and persistent voice for Macedonians located in Washington, D.C. In May 2008, UMD became the first Macedonian organization to open an office in Washington, D.C. As a non-partisan, non-profit, non-governmental organization, UMD has led…

2nd 10 of 2021 UMD Macedonian Diaspora 40 Under 40 List

2nd 10 of 2021 UMD Macedonian Diaspora 40 Under 40 List

The United Macedonian Diaspora (UMD) is excited to release this year’s list of Macedonian Diaspora 40 Under 40 Award Recipients. UMD’s initiative 40 under 40 is a celebration of accomplished young Macedonians globally who impact their respective communities and professions. The Award spotlights professionals in various fields and business sectors, including technology, business, real estate, medicine, finance, teaching, arts, law,…

UMD Statement on the Passing of General Colin L. Powell – Friend of Macedonia

UMD Statement on the Passing of General Colin L. Powell – Friend of Macedonia

The United Macedonian Diaspora (UMD) issued the following statement on today’s passing of General Colin L. Powell, the son of immigrants from Jamaica, who served as the United States’ first African American Secretary of State and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff: General Powell rose to become one of America’s most recognized statesmen, tirelessly advancing democratic causes, international security,…

UMD Tribute to James Saunders – A Canadian Macedonian Community Pioneer

UMD Tribute to James Saunders – A Canadian Macedonian Community Pioneer

With profound sadness, the United Macedonian Diaspora (UMD) mourns the passing of our 2012 UMD Lifetime Achievement Awardee James Saunders – a pioneer in the Canadian Macedonian community, a human rights champion, and an inspiration for future Macedonian activists. Saunders’ work for Macedonia and the Macedonian people spanned nearly eight decades. Saunders, who passed away at age 98, was born…

UMD Releases Annual Macedonian Diaspora 40 Under 40 List

UMD Releases Annual Macedonian Diaspora 40 Under 40 List

The United Macedonian Diaspora (UMD) is excited to release this year’s list of Macedonian Diaspora 40 Under 40 Award Recipients. UMD’s initiative 40 under 40 is a celebration of accomplished young Macedonians globally who impact their respective communities and professions. The Award spotlights professionals in various fields and business sectors, including technology, business, real estate, medicine, finance, teaching, arts, law,…

Congresswoman Slotkin Joins Macedonia Caucus Following UMD Meeting

Congresswoman Slotkin Joins Macedonia Caucus Following UMD Meeting

The United Macedonian Diaspora (UMD) is thrilled to announce that Congresswoman Elissa Slotkin (Democrat-Michigan’s 8th Congressional District) has joined the bi-cameral and bi-partisan Congressional Caucus on Macedonia and Macedonian-Americans, which currently numbers 35 members. Michigan is home to the largest population of Macedonian-Americans in the United States. 5 out of 14 members of the Michigan Congressional Delegation are now Macedonia…