Training Project for Local Self-Government launched by LDA Armenia
Counterpart International Armenia is the Armenian branch of the international organization that works with the communities and the civil society all over the world providing innovative and sustainable solutions to the social, economic and environmental challenges. Counterpart International currently runs the four-year project “Support to the Civil Society and Local Self-Government”, funded by the USA International Development Agency.
In the framework of this project in cooperation with Counterpart International Armenia and with support of ALDA, the “Local Democracy Agency” foundation organizes a 5-day LG training for Gyumri Municipality staff and 2- day trainings for aldermen (15 participants each). The trainings for the staff will take place from 20 March until 2 April 2014, and the one for aldermen on 9 and 11 April. The trainings will be conducted by the "NGO" centre specialists.
The trainings will cover issues on leadership and strategic planning, local self-government legislation, service provision, partnership and cooperation, PR, transparent and participatory governance, community budget. The Municipality will provide the premise for the implementation of the trainings.