Local Self-Government Index - 2021

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Project Title: Local Self-Government Index - 2021
Project Donor: Open Society Georgia Foundation (OSGF)
Project Number: LDD/42/20 - 21174
Project Budget: Total budget USD 54,970  (IDFI budget –USD 20,100)
Project Duration: December 16, 2020 – September 16, 2021
Responsible Organizations: Centre for Training and Consultancy (CTC), Institute for Development of Freedom of Information (IDFI) and Management Systems Development Center (MSDC)

 

Project Goals

 

 

The ultimate goal of the project is to develop transparent and accountable local self-governments, enhance public participation in local municipalities and improve principles of transparency and accountability at the local levels in Georgia.

 

To this end, the project aims to assess openness and accountability of municipalities based on Local Self-Government Index for the third time for 2021.

 

Project Objectives

 

- Provide all preconditions for conducting assessment of municipalities

- Raise public awareness about the Local Self-Government Index

- Conduct monitoring of all self-governing bodies for the third time, prepare a national report and communicate the monitoring results with all relevant local stakeholders

 

Project Major Activities

 

Objective 1: Provide all preconditions for conducting assessment of municipalities

 

1.1. Review the monitoring methodology

1.2. Update of the platform – lsgindex.org – enabling monitoring of municipalities in terms of transparency and accountability

1.3. Mobilization of local monitors and providing instructions

 

Objective 2: Raise public awareness about the Local Self-Government Index

 

2.1. Preparing an online webinar

2.2. Conducting public awareness raising activities about the Index

 

Objective 3: Conduct the third monitoring and prepare a national report

 

3.1. Conduct monitoring of all self-governing bodies

3.2. Prepare and present a national report of municipalities in terms of transparency and accountability based on the monitoring results

 

Planned Activities and Project Budget

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Activities Carried Out Withing the Project