Gordana Gapikj Dimitrovska

State Advisor for Administration in the Ministry of Information Society and Administration, North Macedonia

Gordana Gapikj Dimitrovska is State advisor for administration in the Ministry of Information Society and Administration responsible for modernization of public administration and democratic governance, open government, policy development and regulatory impact assessment. Prior to joining the Ministry, she was responsible for coordination and monitoring of Public Administration Reform in the Government the Republic of North Macedonia as Head of PAR Unit.

Ms Gapikj Dimitrovska specialized in processes such as modernization of public administration and democratic governance, open government, policy development, regulatory impact assessment, reducing administrative barriers, public consultation including e-democracy and e-governance. She is a vice president in the Council for Cooperation with and Development of the Civil Sector (advisory body of the Government for the promotion of the cooperation, dialogue and encouraging the development of the civil society sector in the Republic of North Macedonia and coordinator of the priority area Policy-making and Coordination of the PAR Strategy 2018 – 2022.

From June 2015 she is National Coordinator for Open Government Partnership (OGP) and leads the development and implementation Macedonian National OGP Action Plans. Also she is representative in the Council of Europe Committee on Democracy and governance, Subcommittee on Economic and financial issues and Statistics and Subcommittee on Trade, Industry, Customs and Taxation- Stabilisation and Association Committee-EU. Ms Gapikj Dimitrovska has Bachelor’s degree in administrative law form the Faculty of Law -University ” Ss. Cyril and Metodius”, Skopje, North Macedonia and earned her Bar exam.