Regional and local development  

Raising the knowledgs and professional skills of members of the newly-established municipality councils at the carrying out of their powers on determination and realization of municipality policy / 20-06-2004 The primary objective of the project is to raise the management skills and professional capacity of the members of the municipal councils to exercise their authorities concerning the conceiving and development of the municipal policy and the decision making process related to the local advancement and development in four municipalities from the district of Varna - Dolni Chiflik, Devnya, Byala and Suvorovo. The successful management of the local matters and the provision of local democratic environment...

Pilot implementation of System for the Quality of the Administrative System / 13-06-2003 The administrative services provided by the local authorities in a significant extent shape the quality of life, and form an important dimension of the concept of local self-governance. The attaining of those priorities requires thorough methodological provisions regarding both the implementation of administrative procedures, and the measuring of their efficiency. The principal goal of the project is to raise the quality of the public services provided by the municipal administration and more...

Regional Planning: European Local Development Tools / 30-05-2003 For the purposes of the project "Regional planning. European tools for local development", carried out by the European Institute , the Centre for Policy Modernisation developed a Virtual centre for information and consultation (VCC) of the municipalities. The overall objective was to enhance the knowledge and qualifications of the representatives of the local self-government and the municipal administration on the Euro integration processes, the negotiations process, the programming and utilisation...

Training of Municipal Councilors, Representatives of the Municipal and District Administration / 14-06-2002 The Center's participation in the project “Decreasing the social isolation through development of partnership between the state and the civil society” - organization of training courses for the municipal councillors and the representatives of the local civil society organizations. The courses included the following topics: *Principles of the sustainable regional development; *Addressing the issues of social isolation in the regional development plans; *The process of consultations and...