Country The Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia
Year 2011
Type of Measure Police > Training
Form of Violence Domestic violence/Intimate partner violence, Violence against women and girls

Brief Description

The Center for Staff Training of the Ministry of Interior, which is responsible for the training of police officers within the Ministry, regularly organizes mandatory trainings for inspectors who deal with the issue of violence against women, including domestic violence.

Trainings on violence on women and on gender sensitivity are also conducted periodically, especially upon the enforcement of new laws/regulations.   

All staff working in the Ministry of Interior on the issue of violence against women have had to pass basic and specialized trainings prior to taking up their duties.

Source of Information

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