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Novica Nakov


Nationality: Macedonian

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Work Experiences
11/2005 - 12/2013


Trgotekstil ZS AD - Skopje

Business Real Estate

Responsible for accounting, financial reports, client/customer relations and legal affairs.

06/2004 - 12/2004

Assistant at student services

Faculty of Philosophy at Ss. Cyril and Methodius University in Skopje.


Worked on the deployment and testing of the e-University software for the European Credit Transfer System at the Faculty of Philosophy at Ss. Cyril and Methodius University in Skopje.

Education and Training
11/2012 - 12/2012

Certificate for Authorized Accountant

Ministry of Finance of Republic of Macedonia

07/2011 - 07/2011

ECTS credits

The Center for Comparative Conflict Studies

Attended Summer School in Comparative Conflict Studies at Center for Comparative Conflict Studies, Faculty of Media and Communications in Belgrade, Serbia.

The topic of the course was transition in Serbia.

11/2010 - 11/2012

M.A. in International relations

Faculty of Philosophy, Ss. Cyril and Methodius University, Skopje, Macedonia.


This M.A. program was a joint program between Ss. Cyril and Methodius University, Skopje and University of Gothenburg.

Courses taken include Theory of international relations, International law and international institutions, Research methodology, Security theory and security affairs and Peace building.

M.A. Thesis in Peacebuilding: "The Impact of Social Policy on Sustainable Peacebuilding"

10/1999 - 10/2005

B.Sc. in Economics

Faculty of Economics, Ss. Cyril and Methodius University, Skopje, Macedonia.

This degree course is taught by the Department of Economics. Subjects taken included Economics, Sociology, Mathematics, Statistics Analysis, Microeconomics, Macroeconomics, Systems Management, Economic Planning, Economic Development, Economics of Investments, Policy of Technological Development, Public Finance, Monetary Economics, Industrial Policy, Government Regulation, Foreign Exchange Policy, International Economics, Econometrics, Economic Mathematical Methods and Models.

Graduation paper in Economic Planning: “The Macedonian Software Industry: Government's Role and Possibilies for Development”

Personal Skills
Mother tongue(s)
Other language(s)
  • English
Personal skills and competences
I am an experienced speaker. I have given talks, lectures and presentations on different topics related to Free Software, copyright, media and digital freedom.

I keep a list of these at:
Communication skills
I am a long time Mozilla contributor and I have worked on various issues with the great community. I have had a chance to collaborate with people and teams from different parts of the world.
Organisational / managerial skills
I am volunteering at NGO Free Software Macedonia and its Hacklab KIKA since 2002. I served as president September 2005 – January 2009. During this time I have done almost any kind of work related to the NGO's activities: organized events such as lectures, presentations, install fests, movie screenings, writing projects etc.

In 2010 I started the TEDx initiative in Skopje and help organize the event in October 2010.
Computer skills and competences
I am comfortable with the GNU/Linux command line.

I can read HTML, some CSS, Python and Bash.

I am familiar with basic R.

I know how to install, set up and upgrade Drupal.

I am a long time Mozilla contributor. Macedonian l10n since 2003.

I know rst and git and the usual desktop/office stuff, too.
Artistic skills and competences
I attended one semester at the Faculty of Dramatic Arts, Ss. Cyril and Methodius University, Skopje, Macedonia. I write both non-fiction and fiction (mostly plays).

In 2012 I received The Best Blog Award on the competition organized by Diversity Media Production.

I am a contributing writer about technology and politics at Nova Makedonija, and Radio Free Europe.

I also play the guitar.
Driving licence
A license (for a motorcycle).
B license (for a car).
The Impact Of Social Policy On Sustainable Peacebuilding: The Case Of Kosovo
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