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05 Oct 2016
Vision, objectives and expected outcomes of the "Empowering Municipal Councils" project

The vision of the Swiss Development and Cooperation Agency Project is to strengthen the system of accountable and transparent local governance where democratically elected representatives effectively and jointly work together…

30 Sep 2016
Concept for establishment of the Councilors Network in the project “Empowering Municipal Councils”

Within its overall governance efforts, UNDP is implementing the Swiss Development Cooperation (SDC) Project “Empowering Municipal Councils” with the overall objective to empower municipal councils in order to become active…

27 Sep 2016
Results of the preparatory phase of the "Empowering Municipal Councils” project

The preparatory activities of the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation project “Empowering Municipal Councils," were conducted from July 10th 2015 to March 10th 2016. The assessments which served as…

27 Sep 2016
Empowered municipal councils leading to better local governance

The Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation project “Empowering Municipal Councils” is aimed at promoting accountable and transparent democratic institutions at local level. The Law on Local Self-Government and the…

26 Sep 2016
Strong support among the local government units for the "Empowering Municipal Councils" project

A workshop was held for the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation project: "Empowering Municipal Councils" from 17 to 19 February, at the Hotel Sirius in Strumica. In the presence…