Pilot implementation of System for the Quality of the Administrative System
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
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
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...
Bulgarian Music Treasury
During the past few year the repertoire of the Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra has been enriched with performances. For
the first time in Bulgaria, of masterpieces of the world music treasury, in partnership with the “Svetoslav
Obretenov” Bulgarian Cappella Choir: cantatas and oratories by Bach, Handle, Orf, Brahms, Schubert, Berlioz,
Skryabin etc. The history of the Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra must be preserved for the future generations by means of
securing independent, integrated...
Developing a Web-based Information Site of Young Musical Talents Foundation
Currently, an Internet presentation of Young Musical Talents Foundation does not exist, although one of its basic
functions is directly connected with the conduction of the international contest Young Musical Talents, held every next
year since 1994. Also, the foundation arranges a festival/review of master classes and other musical events, organized
or assisted by the Young Musical Talents Foundation. Given all of the above, our wish is to present the events that the
foundation holds and to create...
Local government in the transition countries of Central and Eastern Europe
The study focuses on Decentralization and formulation of democratic local government system as parts of broader
reforms: Moving the workplace and job related dependency of citizens towards territorial, residence based political
structures; and Establishment of local governments, transformation of the structure and procedures of public
administration through capacity buildingThree main significant challenges to Local governments:
*Improving the quality and operational efficiency of local government...
Policy support and technical assistance for good governance
The main project objectives are: 1/To provide timely and accurate information for internationally funded development
projects in Bulgaria, as part of the international system for monitoring and analysis of the international development
cooperation, 2/ To coordinatee between the government and the donor organizations, and 3/ To provide efficient
instruments for planning, management and monitoring the internationally funded projects on part of the Government.
Main project activities:
*Analysis of the...
Training of Municipal Councilors, Representatives of the Municipal and District Administration
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...
Gateway Bulgaria Planning project
The goal of this project is to plan the development and maintenance of Gateway Bulgaria and prepare all required
documentation, which will lead to the successful launch and operation of the Gateway. The planning project aimed at:
*Establishment of Steering Committee with representatives of the interested organizations, NGOs, private sector, and
Government institutions. *Defining the conditions for the accomplishment of the Gateway Implementation
Project *Preparation of Gateway Implementation Project...
Developing a Web-based Information Site of Theatre Provokatzia
Functional Review of the systems for collecting, processing, and storing of personal information
The functional review of the systems for collecting, processing, and storing of personal information was conducted in
connection with the planning of the application of the developed project of a personal information and financial
resources defense act, necessary for its enactment. The review, which encompassed all administrative bodies of the
executive, legislative and judicial powers, for the first time in Bulgarian practice, included private legal entities -
hospitals, health insurance, pension...