Strong condemnation of omissions and gross negligence on the part of institutions that has resulted in convicted offender N. Gruevski’s fleeing the country

We, the undersigned civil society organizations, strongly condemn omissions, gross negligence and disrespect of provisions contained in the Law on Execution of Sanctions and the Rulebook on Performance of Police Work, on the part of the Basic Court Skopje 1 and the Ministry of Interior, which have resulted in convicted offender Nikola Gruevski’s fleeing the county and inability to execute the court’s final and enforceable ruling in the docket known as “Armoured Car”, whereby Gruevski was sentenced with imprisonment in duration of two years. Omissions in execution of the court’s ...


Membership in the STEP network

Now there is also the possibility of online membership in the STEP network. You can also join the official STEP website by entering information about your activity and contact information. After you apply online, you will be contacted by the project’s official persons for further details. The online application is also a tool that shows that the use of technology knocks strongly on promoting tourism in the Polog and Elbasan regions. Link to the online application


Fourteenth conference Media literate citizens for accountable institutions

All interested parties can take part in the conference by filling the registration form available at, not later than Thursday, 6 December 2018, 16:00. The draft agenda is available at this website as well.


ACTION SEE study visit to Cardiff and Edinburgh

The delegation of 12 CSO representatives, two from each of the Western Balkan countries (Albania, Bosnia, Kosovo, Macedonia, Montenegro, and Serbia), together with WFD staff members from Belgrade and London visited Cardiff and Edinburgh in order to meet members of  the Welsh Assembly and the Scottish Parliament, as well as CSOs, engaged in open data and transparency. The study visit aimed to demonstrate to the delegation members how CSOs work with the UK parliaments, implement advocacy initiatives and hold the executives to account. We had a great support from our partners in Welsh Assembly, ...