About The Speaker
Silvija Mitevska is an advisor to the Prime Minister of North Macedonia on sports. Sports diplomacy is high on her agenda and her portfolio includes numerous projects on sports diplomacy and grassroot sports diplomacy. She is also a prominent advocate for gender equality in sports and chair of the Working Group for gender equality within the Olympic Committee of North Macedonia. She holds a master’s in political science and human rights and has a vast experience in sport and civil society sector. She is an emerging leader of the Global Sports Mentoring Program Empowering women through sport supported by the U.S State Department and the New Leaders program supported by the IOC.