Project information

Implementation period: June 2019 – December 2020

Donor: Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands in the Republic of North Macedonia

Project objectives:

The overall project objective is to identify the vulnerabilities to corruption in regards to employment procedures in the Republic of North Macedonia


  • Organization of conferences
  • Introductory conference for presentation of the project
  • Conference for presentation of the primary findings of the analysis
  • Final conference for presentation of the project’s results and recommendations

Research phases

  • Preparation and finalization of a work plan
  • Data collection, triangulation and analysis
    • Semi-structured interviews with key informants
    • Focus group discussion
    • Primary documents analysis
    • Secondary documents analysis
    • Field Observations
    • Letters of Inquiry
    • Data Analysis
  • Report Writing and Finalization Phase
  • Drafting of conclusions & recommendations

The assessment encompasses employment procedures in the budget institutions, regulatory agencies, local government and state owned enterprises.