Empowered Councils and Financial Support for Community Projects

Our work

The main objective of this project, financed by the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation is to support municipalities in achieving greater openness and inclusiveness, helping to build public trust in local institutsions.

What we want to archieve


Lastest news

19 Jan 2021
The first mobile application to help and support victims of violence "Be Safe" available to all

The Ministry of Labor and Social Policy together with UNDP created the first mobile application to help and support victims of violence, "Be Safe", available in three languages: Macedonian, Albanian…

11 Dec 2020
FOURTH ANNUAL CONFERENCE ON DECENTRALIZATION AND LOCAL GOVERNANCE HELD TODAY

Skopje, 11 December 2020 - The fourth annual conference on decentralization and local governance - “Beyond COVID-19: Building Resilient Local Governments” was held today in Skopje, organized under the “Empowering…

26 Nov 2020
Video: UNDP Resident Representative, Narine Sahakyan calls for collective action against gender-based violence

In her address on the occasion of the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women and the 16 Days of Activism campaign, UNDP Resident Representative in the country,…

20 Nov 2020
WITH THE SWISS SUPPORT MUNICIPALITY OF OHRID IS NOW MORE ACCESSIBLE FOR THE CITIZENS

Ohrid, 19th November, 2020 - As of today, the Municipality of Ohrid is more accessible to all thanks to the involvement of citizens through Community Forums organized within the project…

13 Nov 2020
Workshop - Gender responsive municipal budgets from best practices in the time of pandemic

SKOPJE - On November 5th, under the Swiss Embassy's "Strengthening Municipal Councils" project in North Macedonia, implemented by UNDP, a virtual workshop on "Gender responsive budgeting in municipalities for 2021"…

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