Country The Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia
Year 2011
Type of Measure Budgets > Government allocation
Form of Violence Trafficking, Violence against women and girls

Brief Description


The activities of the Ministry of Labour and Social Policy and the Ministry of Interior in the areas of prevention, detection and proving of the criminal acts and misdemeanors that address the issue of violence against women, are financed by their regular budget funds foreseen in the whole structure of the Ministry's budget for its regular functioning.  The Ministry has special costs for regular functioning of the Transit Centre through which victims of trafficking in human beings pass, and also funds for education of the personnel dealing with this issue.    

In addition to the funds allocated annually under the budget of the Republic of Macedonia, international donations have been provided by UNDP, UNICEF, UNFPA, UNIFEM, WHO and the Kingdom of the Netherlands, in the amount of USD 2.457,956.  Funds have also been provided by the Dutch Government, the United Nations country team in the amount of  USD 43.295 and by the Government funds in the amount of USD 69.987. 

Source of Information

Response of the Government of the Republic of Macedonia to the questionnaire on violence against women 2011