Overcoming inequalities in rural development through participation of rural communities in the process of decision-making at local and municipal levels

During the project were made discussion meetings and information campaigns to solving problems of the local community from municipal administrations. First village was Mikrevo, Municipality of Stroumyani. Donor: Open Society Foundation, Foundation “Chitalishta” Period: January 2007 

Direct democracy in South-Western Municipalities

The main goals were: - Raising awareness of citizens about their rights in the process of decision-making at local level; - stimulation of the civic activity in the process of decision-making; - Increasing capacity of local authorities…

Jour fixe – European debates

Organization of a series of discussion forums about current matters for our country related to membership at the European Union. Donor: Enterprise Europe Bulgaria, European Commission Period: 09.2006 – 10.2006

Referendum and civil initiative

The project was focused on increasing the possibilities for direct citizen participation in the government by optimizing Bulgarian legislation and practice in the conduct of referenda. Donor: Association "Balkan Assist" Period: April 2006

Effective and transperant local government

The main object of the progject is increasing the local authority capacity in Southwestern Bulgaria. Goals of the project are related to enhancing professional knowledge and skills of employees in municipal administrations; qualification of councilors and effectiveness…

Patterns of interaction between local and central government

The aim of this project is to strengthen the administrative capacity of local authorities to deliver services efficiently and dialogue with the central government and institutions. The project objectives are: to encourage dialogue between legislative and local…

Supporting the development of democratic and effective local government in the Southwestern municipalities – upgraded

The aim of this project is ASWM to support the development process of democratic and effective local government at the area municipalities. This objective will be achieved by implementing a series of activities leading to raising the…

Supporting the development of democratic and effective local government in the Southwestern municipalities

The aim of this project is ASWM to support the development process of democratic and effective local government at the area municipalities. This objective will be achieved by implementing a series of activities leading to: - Improving…

Institutional and organizational strengthening of of the Regional Association of Municipalities, South- Western Bulgaria

Institutional and organizational strengthening of of the Regional Association of Municipalities, South- Western Bulgaria Donor: USAID and FLGR Value:27 330 BGN Period: 12.2001 – 12.2002