Andrijana Ristovska Kostovska is an engineer agronomist graduated in 2009 at the Faculty for Science in Agriculture and Food in Skopje, specialization Agro-economy. She has more than 10 years of experience working in the Agency for Financial Support of the Agriculture and Rural Development within the Department for projects’ approval. She was responsible for preparation and reviewing the applications for financial support under IPARD programme. She was evaluating the applications following the established grants awarding criteria for agriculture and rural development. In 2012 she started working for implementation of the measure “Processing and marketing of the agriculture products” and in 2017 was appointed as authorized officer for reviewing and approval of the projects within the Unit for Improving the competition in agriculture economy. In 2022 she started working in IPEEC coordinating different projects and supporting visibility and social media communication.