SIGMA and the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia


SIGMA works with the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia within the EU's overall policy framework for the Western Balkans, the Stabilisation and Association Process (SAP). SIGMA currently supports the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, a candidate country since December 2005, in the following areas:

  • Legal Framework and Civil Service Management: Ministry of Information Society and Administration

  • Public Procurement: Public Procurement Bureau, Ministry of Finance, Ministry of Economy, State Appeals Commission


Further information on SIGMA’s current projects in the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia will be made available shortly. Please also contact Xavier Sisternas, Country Co-ordinator, or Maria Sperling, Project Co-ordinator.

Publications and Documents

  • Assessment Reports

SIGMA's annual Assessments review the progress made by EU Candidates and Potential Candidates in public administration reform. These Assessments feed into the EC's annual Progress Reports and its programming of technical assistance. They also aim to provide countries with inputs into their own reform activities.

Assessment reports prepared for the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia are available here.

  • Other Reports

Public Management Profile the former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, SIGMA 2003

Centre of Government Profile; French, SIGMA 1998

  • Translations of SIGMA Publications into Macedonian

SIGMA and the OECD as copyright holders cannot take responsibility for the quality of translations of SIGMA publications. For questions on using SIGMA copyrighted material or to request permission to translate a SIGMA publication, please contact the OECD Publications' Rights Unit.


Related Documents


SIGMA and GOV Publications in Macedonian