Democratic Governance

Good governance is essential part of effective democracy. UNDP works closely with Government and institutions at all levels is to increase skills and capacities to design more responsive and inclusive policies and to deliver their services more effectively.

Our work

UNDP supports greater citizen participation in decision-making and has helped in the design and development of numerous policies, laws and measures to increase the accountability of public institutions. more

Our goal:

Delivering better services for all

Our Stories


    A new line in local democracy

    For the first time ever in this country, citizens can now use a free phone-number and an interactive website to give their feedback on the workmore

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    The key is under the mat

    A new TV show that takes a fresh and innovative approach to promoting cultural diversity just started airing on Macedonian National Television. The programme, called Themore

Projects and Initiatives

Integrity Systems

The overall objective of this project is to contribute to the achievement of the country’s long-term goals related to the EU integration processes and fight against corruption. It is helping the citizens get an easy, friendly, equitable and corruption-free access to services provided by central and local level institutions. more

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Focal point
Mihaela Stojkoska

Head of Democratic Governance Unit


Featured publications
Making local government work for the people

Accurate maps to guide fire fighters. Repaved roads. Better water and sewer systems. Special training for teachers on children with special needs. Detailed planning and investment information that has attracted new businesses. These are among the many public services that municipalities are now able to offer their citizens. This short publication captures some of these success-stories that have become a reality thanks to the Inter Municipal Cooperation Programme, implemented by UNDP and the Ministry of Local Self Government, with the generous support of the Government of Norway.

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