<![CDATA[Decentralization and Local Autonomy]]> http://descentralizare.gov.md/ 21.08.2018 en http://descentralizare.gov.md/ Copyright (c) 2018 http://descentralizare.gov.md/Mayors learn to involve migrants in the development of their localities <![CDATA[Mayors learn to involve migrants in the development of their localities // National events]]> http://descentralizare.gov.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=249&id=1294&t=/EVENIMENTE/National-events/Mayors-learn-to-involve-migrants-in-the-development-of-their-localities/ The mayors of 25 localities from the Republic of Moldova have learned from fellow colleagues how to involve migrants in the development of their native localities. A study visit of this kind was held on 25-26 February by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Moldova within the "Migration and Local Development" project.]]> 01.03.2016 15:20 Mayors in Moldova will manage local affairs in a more efficient manner <![CDATA[Mayors in Moldova will manage local affairs in a more efficient manner // National events]]> http://descentralizare.gov.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=249&id=1271&t=/EVENIMENTE/National-events/Mayors-in-Moldova-will-manage-local-affairs-in-a-more-efficient-manner/ Mayors in Moldova will manage local affairs in a more efficient manner following the trainings organized by the Academy of Public Administration with the support of the Joint Integrated Local Development Programme.]]> 04.11.2015 16:01 Mayors from Moldova Study the Polish Experience in Local Economic Development <![CDATA[Mayors from Moldova Study the Polish Experience in Local Economic Development // National events]]> http://descentralizare.gov.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=249&id=1263&t=/EVENIMENTE/National-events/Mayors-from-Moldova-Study-the-Polish-Experience-in-Local-Economic-Development/ Mayors of 12 communities in Moldova went on a study tour to Poland between July 19-24, 2015, where they studied the successful practices in local economic development. The visit was organized by the Joint Integrated Local Development Program (JILDP).]]> 30.07.2015 15:45 Managers of inter-municipal enterprises from the Republic of Moldova follow the experience of their colleagues from Romania <![CDATA[Managers of inter-municipal enterprises from the Republic of Moldova follow the experience of their colleagues from Romania // National events]]> http://descentralizare.gov.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=249&id=1262&t=/EVENIMENTE/National-events/Managers-of-inter-municipal-enterprises-from-the-Republic-of-Moldova-follow-the-experience-of-their-colleagues-from-Romania/ Managers of inter-municipal enterprises and representatives of local authorities from Moldova went on a study visit to Romania for an experience exchange in the organization and management of the communal services in rural areas.]]> 30.07.2015 15:39 Newsletter of Joint Integrated Local Development Programme January-April 2015 <![CDATA[Newsletter of Joint Integrated Local Development Programme January-April 2015 // Media]]> http://descentralizare.gov.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=276&id=1260&t=/MEDIA/Media/Newsletter-of-Joint-Integrated-Local-Development-Programme-January-April-2015/ Newsletter of Joint Integrated Local Development Programme January-April 2015]]> 15.05.2015 12:02 More than 15 thousand inhabitants of Sîngerei district to benefit from cheaper and more accessible services <![CDATA[More than 15 thousand inhabitants of Sîngerei district to benefit from cheaper and more accessible services // National events]]> http://descentralizare.gov.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=249&id=1240&t=/EVENIMENTE/National-events/More-than-15-thousand-inhabitants-of-Singerei-district-to-benefit-from-cheaper-and-more-accessible-services/ Mayors of six neighbouring villages from Sîngerei district joined their efforts with a view to jointly solve local housing problems. The event for launching the municipal enterprise „Servcom-Chișcăreni” was attended by officials and citizens from partnering localities, who conveyed the same message „Cheaper. Cleaner. Now in my town, too”.]]> 22.04.2015 16:25 Inhabitants of three localities in Ştefan Vodă district enjoy street illumination <![CDATA[Inhabitants of three localities in Ştefan Vodă district enjoy street illumination // National events]]> http://descentralizare.gov.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=249&id=1242&t=/EVENIMENTE/National-events/Inhabitants-of-three-localities-in-Stefan-Voda-district-enjoy-street-illumination/ Inhabitants of three localities in Ştefan Vodă district celebrated the street illumination service kick-off under the event “Dance of light”. On Easter day, 200 LEDs simultaneously turned on in villages Popeasca, Ermoclia and Feşteliţa, district Ştefan Vodă, owing to the creation of a specialised enterprise for the first time in the country.]]> 12.04.2015 16:36 A UNIQUE PUBLIC SERVICE MANAGEMENT MODEL IS IMPLEMENTED IN ATU GAGAUZIA <![CDATA[A UNIQUE PUBLIC SERVICE MANAGEMENT MODEL IS IMPLEMENTED IN ATU GAGAUZIA // National events]]> http://descentralizare.gov.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=249&id=1243&t=/EVENIMENTE/National-events/A-UNIQUE-PUBLIC-SERVICE-MANAGEMENT-MODEL-IS-IMPLEMENTED-IN-ATU-GAGAUZIA/ The Congaz mayoralty, ATU Gagauzia, has for the first time ever launched an intercommunal utility company providing quality services to 15,000 inhabitants from the area. The Congaz mayoralty cooperates with the mayoralties of Cotovscoe and Chioselia Rusa villages with a view to solve all the problems faced by the community by implementing a unique service management model.]]> 05.02.2015 16:38 4 MAYORALTIES IN HINCESTI DISTRICT HAVE SOLVED TOGETHER THE PROBLEM OF ROAD MAINTENANCE AND SNOW REMOVAL <![CDATA[4 MAYORALTIES IN HINCESTI DISTRICT HAVE SOLVED TOGETHER THE PROBLEM OF ROAD MAINTENANCE AND SNOW REMOVAL // National events]]> http://descentralizare.gov.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=249&id=1227&t=/EVENIMENTE/National-events/4-MAYORALTIES-IN-HINCESTI-DISTRICT-HAVE-SOLVED-TOGETHER-THE-PROBLEM-OF-ROAD-MAINTENANCE-AND-SNOW-REMOVAL/ Chisinau, 22 January 2015 – The mayoralties of Ciuciuleni, Dragusenii Noi, Pascani and Secareni (Hincesti) have joined forces and are able to solve together the problem of road maintenance and snow removal. Ciuciuleni has open today, for the first time in Moldova, an intermunicipal communal services operator.]]> 22.01.2015 16:14 Peer Review Exercise on Decentralization Reform in Moldova - March-June 2014 <![CDATA[Peer Review Exercise on Decentralization Reform in Moldova - March-June 2014 // ]]> http://descentralizare.gov.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=394&id=1203&t=////Peer-Review-Exercise-on-Decentralization-Reform-in-Moldova-March-June-2014/ A report by the Centre of Expertise for Local Government Reform of the Council of Europe]]> 07.07.2014 16:43 Concept of Citizen Information and Service Center <![CDATA[Concept of Citizen Information and Service Center // Concept of Citizen Information and Service Center]]> http://descentralizare.gov.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=446&id=1170&t=/DRAFTS-IN-DISCUSSION/Concept-of-Citizen-Information-and-Service-Center/Concept-of-Citizen-Information-and-Service-Center/ 21.01.2014 15:45 World Bank representatives discussed fiscal decentralisation in Chisinau <![CDATA[World Bank representatives discussed fiscal decentralisation in Chisinau // National events]]> http://descentralizare.gov.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=249&id=1073&t=/EVENIMENTE/National-events/World-Bank-representatives-discussed-fiscal-decentralisation-in-Chisinau/ Chisinau, 17 June 2013. Visitors from the World Bank (WB) discussed, today, in Chisinau, the new system of local public finance, and other aspects of fiscal decentralisation. Mame Fatou Diagne, an economist at the World Bank's main office in Washington DC, USA, and Marcel Chistruga, an economist at the World Bank office Moldova, met with Victoria Cujbă, the head of the decentralisation policy Division of the State Chancellery, and Adrian Ionescu, Chief Technical Adviser with the Joint Integrated Local Development Programme (JILDP) to discuss the Moldovan Government's priorities in the field of decentralisation and the current stage of promoting local financial autonomy.]]> 18.06.2013 10:37 Unlocking the potential of women in Moldova to accelerate growth - the subject of a meeting with the Swedish Ambassador in Moldova <![CDATA[Unlocking the potential of women in Moldova to accelerate growth - the subject of a meeting with the Swedish Ambassador in Moldova // National events]]> http://descentralizare.gov.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=249&id=1072&t=/EVENIMENTE/National-events/Unlocking-the-potential-of-women-in-Moldova-to-accelerate-growth-the-subject-of-a-meeting-with-the-Swedish-Ambassador-in-Moldova/ The Moldovan delegation at an international conference dedicated to economic development and gender equality, held on 12-15 May 2013 in Stockholm, Sweden, met in Chisinau with H.E. Mrs Ingrid Tersman, Ambassador of Sweden in Moldova, to discuss their impressions and the results expected after the event. The the meeting with the Swedish diplomat was attended by Nina Costiuc, mayor of Budeşti, Natia Cherkezishvili and Veaceslav Balan from the Moldovan office of UN Women, Alexei Buzu, executive director of the “Partnership for Development” Center, and Victoria Cujba, the head of the Decentralization Policy Division of the State Chancellery.]]> 11.06.2013 15:18 Experts in public administration from Eastern Partnership countries discussed regional and local public administration reform in Chisinau <![CDATA[Experts in public administration from Eastern Partnership countries discussed regional and local public administration reform in Chisinau // National events]]> http://descentralizare.gov.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=249&id=1069&t=/EVENIMENTE/National-events/Experts-in-public-administration-from-Eastern-Partnership-countries-discussed-regional-and-local-public-administration-reform-in-Chisinau/ Public administration reform at the local and regional level was the theme of an international seminar held in Chisinau on 27-31 May 2013. Organized by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Czech Republic, in partnership with the State Chancellery, within the Panel on Public Administration Reform of the Eastern Partnership, the workshop brought together over 30 experts in public administration from Armenia, Azerbaijan, Belarus, Georgia, Moldova and Ukraine representing different levels of government, non-governmental organizations and teh academia. Among the lecturers were experts from EU member states and European institutions, including the Committee of the Regions and the Forum of civil society.]]> 31.05.2013 11:35 The first Regional Forum of Investment and Innovation in Moldova brought together 150 mayors, investors and development partners <![CDATA[The first Regional Forum of Investment and Innovation in Moldova brought together 150 mayors, investors and development partners // National events]]> http://descentralizare.gov.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=249&id=1068&t=/EVENIMENTE/National-events/The-first-Regional-Forum-of-Investment-and-Innovation-in-Moldova-brought-together-150-mayors-investors-and-development-partners/ “Local government needs investment and innovative approaches. We must properly assess our possibilities and our development overtime, and properly plan a local capacity development.” This was the message of Victoria Cujba, the head of the Decentralization Policy Divison of the State Chancellery, at the opening session of the first Forum for Investment and Innovation, which was held on 23-24 May 2013, in Costesti village, raion Ialoveni.]]> 28.05.2013 09:49 The Moldovan Delegation Actively Participated in the International Conference in Stockholm Devoted to Economic Growth and Gender Equality <![CDATA[The Moldovan Delegation Actively Participated in the International Conference in Stockholm Devoted to Economic Growth and Gender Equality // National events]]> http://descentralizare.gov.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=249&id=1067&t=/EVENIMENTE/National-events/The-Moldovan-Delegation-Actively-Participated-in-the-International-Conference-in-Stockholm-Devoted-to-Economic-Growth-and-Gender-Equality/ Following the recommendations made by Her Excellency, Mrs. Ambassador of Sweden to the Republic of Moldova, Ingrid TERSMAN, the representatives of central and local public authorities, as well as those of civil society, had the chance to participate in the International Conference on the topic “Gender Equality for Economic Growth”, organized by the Sweden Institute jointly with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Sweden within 12-15 May 2013 in Stockholm, costs being borne entirely by the Swedish.]]> 27.05.2013 14:03 Decentralization Reform “Under the Magnifying Glass” of Statistics <![CDATA[Decentralization Reform “Under the Magnifying Glass” of Statistics // National events]]> http://descentralizare.gov.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=249&id=1036&t=/EVENIMENTE/National-events/Decentralization-Reform-Under-the-Magnifying-Glass-of-Statistics/ Monitoring of decentralization reform and its impact on the population was the topic of a recently held workshop with the participation of representatives of central and local public administration, academia, civil society, development partners, as well as responsible persons within the National Bureau of Statistics. The event was organized by the State Chancellery with the support of the Joint Project on Straightening the National Statistical System and the Joint Integrated Local Development Program (JILDP). ]]> 12.12.2012 11:15 The inhabitants of Ruseni, Edinet, got access to drinking water with the assistance of the Joint Integrated Local Development Programme <![CDATA[The inhabitants of Ruseni, Edinet, got access to drinking water with the assistance of the Joint Integrated Local Development Programme // National events]]> http://descentralizare.gov.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=249&id=1034&t=/EVENIMENTE/National-events/The-inhabitants-of-Ruseni-Edinet-got-access-to-drinking-water-with-the-assistance-of-the-Joint-Integrated-Local-Development-Programme/ More than 50 families of Ruseni village, Edinet district, got access to drinking water thanks to a community development project, implemented by the villagers with the support of the Joint Integrated Local Development Project. ]]> 11.12.2012 17:55 Final Declaration of the International Conference:“The Decentralization Reform: from Strategy to Action” <![CDATA[Final Declaration of the International Conference:“The Decentralization Reform: from Strategy to Action” // National events]]> http://descentralizare.gov.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=249&id=1024&t=/EVENIMENTE/National-events/Final-Declaration-of-the-International-ConferenceThe-Decentralization-Reform-from-Strategy-to-Action/ 15.11.2012 15:31 International Conference "Decentralization Reform: From Strategy to Actions" held in Chisinau <![CDATA[International Conference "Decentralization Reform: From Strategy to Actions" held in Chisinau // National events]]> http://descentralizare.gov.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=249&id=1023&t=/EVENIMENTE/National-events/International-Conference-Decentralization-Reform-From-Strategy-to-Actions-held-in-Chisinau/ 13.11.2012 12:13 Delegation of the Republic of Moldova learnt from the experience of German local authorities <![CDATA[Delegation of the Republic of Moldova learnt from the experience of German local authorities // National events]]> http://descentralizare.gov.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=249&id=1021&t=/EVENIMENTE/National-events/Delegation-of-the-Republic-of-Moldova-learnt-from-the-experience-of-German-local-authorities/ Within 29 October – 3 November, instant, the Delegation of the Republic of Moldova, made up of Mr. Iurie Tap, Chair of the Special Parliamentary Committee on Decentralization, Mr. George Mocanu, member of the Special Parliamentary Committee, Mr. Igor Grosu, Deputy Minister of Education, Mr. Ion Carpineanu, Mayor of Carpineni commune, Hincesti district, and Mrs. Victoria Cujba, Deputy Head of Decentralization Policies Department within the State Chancellery, conducted a study trip to German Federal Republic to find out about the activities carried out by German local authorities in the field of decentralization and ensuring local autonomy.]]> 05.11.2012 17:43 The Americans’ spirit of volunteering exceeded the imagination of the Delegation of the Republic of Moldova <![CDATA[The Americans’ spirit of volunteering exceeded the imagination of the Delegation of the Republic of Moldova // National events]]> http://descentralizare.gov.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=249&id=1010&t=/EVENIMENTE/National-events/The-Americans-spirit-of-volunteering-exceeded-the-imagination-of-the-Delegation-of-the-Republic-of-Moldova/ The Delegation of the Republic of Moldova, made up of 4 mayors and a representative of the State Chancellery (Vitalie COLUN, Mayour of Orhei town, Elena Bodnarenco, Mayor of Soroca town, Tatiana Gălăteanu, Mayor of Giurgiuleşti village, Cahul district, Ion Cărpineanu, Mayor of Cărpineni commune, Hînceşti district and Victoria Cujba, Deputy Head of the Department for Decentralization Policies within the State Chancellery), had the opportunity to conduct a study trip in North Carolina, USA. During the trip, the members of the Moldova delegation had an exchange of experience with their counterparts in the field of local public administration, good governance, decentralization and local autonomy. The study trip was supported by the OPEN WORLD Programme and was funded by the USA Congress. ]]> 10.10.2012 15:22 Children of Cioresti and Hincăuţi villages have kindergartens and their mothers - jobs <![CDATA[Children of Cioresti and Hincăuţi villages have kindergartens and their mothers - jobs // National events]]> http://descentralizare.gov.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=249&id=1009&t=/EVENIMENTE/National-events/Children-of-Cioresti-and-Hincauti-villages-have-kindergartens-and-their-mothers-jobs/ Thirty three girls and boys from vulnerable families of Cioresti village, Nisporeni district have now access to pre-school education and other 64 children of Hincauti village, Edinet district enjoy better conditions in their kindergarten thanks to the community initiatives supported by Joint Integrated Local Development Programme(JILDP).]]> 10.09.2012 10:21 Community transport service was launched in Ciuciuleni village, Hincesti district <![CDATA[Community transport service was launched in Ciuciuleni village, Hincesti district // National events]]> http://descentralizare.gov.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=249&id=1000&t=/EVENIMENTE/National-events/Community-transport-service-was-launched-in-Ciuciuleni-village-Hincesti-district/ For the first time today, the children of Ciuciuleni village, Hincesti district, did not have to walk more than 5 km to get to school. The primary school children were transported to school by a community minibus purchased, at the community’s innititative, by the local public authorities, with the support of the Joint Integrated Local Development Programme (JILDP). A similar situation was in another four communities of the republic that were also assisted by the Program in purchasing community transport and in ensuring population’s access to better education and health care services. ]]> 03.09.2012 15:43 Inhabitants of Festelita will have a modern square <![CDATA[Inhabitants of Festelita will have a modern square // National events]]> http://descentralizare.gov.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=249&id=1002&t=/EVENIMENTE/National-events/Inhabitants-of-Festelita-will-have-a-modern-square/ As of today, those 3120 inhabitants of Festelita village, Stefan Voda district, will have a modern square and better access paths to the Village Hall premises due to a project implemented with the support of Joint Integrated Local Development Programme (JILDP).]]> 28.08.2012 17:19 United States Agency for International Development launches support for district governments through the Local Government Support Project <![CDATA[United States Agency for International Development launches support for district governments through the Local Government Support Project // National events]]> http://descentralizare.gov.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=249&id=993&t=/EVENIMENTE/National-events/United-States-Agency-for-International-Development-launches-support-for-district-governments-through-the-Local-Government-Support-Project/ 20.07.2012 17:07 Local government success stories <![CDATA[Local government success stories // National events]]> http://descentralizare.gov.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=249&id=991&t=/EVENIMENTE/National-events/Local-government-success-stories/ 04.07.2012 11:39 First Summit of Excellence in Local Management <![CDATA[First Summit of Excellence in Local Management // National events]]> http://descentralizare.gov.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=249&id=977&t=/EVENIMENTE/National-events/First-Summit-of-Excellence-in-Local-Management/ The U.S. Ambassador William H. Moser attended the First Summit of Excellence in Local Management (ELM) in Moldova, organized by the new USAID Local Government Support Project (LGSP). “Through the Local Government Support Project, U.S. Government will continue to provide support to local authorities that are the closest to the citizens of Moldova”, said Ambassador Moser during the Summit. ]]> 26.06.2012 15:49 A sports field created with the support of the Joint Integrated Local Development Programme was inaugurated in Ciulucani, Telenesti rayon <![CDATA[A sports field created with the support of the Joint Integrated Local Development Programme was inaugurated in Ciulucani, Telenesti rayon // National events]]> http://descentralizare.gov.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=249&id=979&t=/EVENIMENTE/National-events/A-sports-field-created-with-the-support-of-the-Joint-Integrated-Local-Development-Programme-was-inaugurated-in-Ciulucani-Telenesti-rayon/ “Since today, we have a perfect area for us to practise and win more matches. It is the most beautiful and most expected gift for all children and adults from the village”, said together the girls from the football team of the village who attended the inauguration event on Sunday, June 24. The sports field was created at the initiative and with the participation of the community and local authorities and with the support of the Joint Integrated Local Development Programme (JILDP), implemented by the Moldovan Government with the assistance of UNDP, UN Women, funded by the Government of Sweden. ]]> 25.06.2012 16:34 Speech by Ulvi Akhundlu, Head of the Council of Europe Office in Chisinau, delivered at the First National Conference on Inter-Municipal Cooperation <![CDATA[Speech by Ulvi Akhundlu, Head of the Council of Europe Office in Chisinau, delivered at the First National Conference on Inter-Municipal Cooperation // National events]]> http://descentralizare.gov.md/libview.php?l=en&idc=249&id=985&t=/EVENIMENTE/National-events/Speech-by-Ulvi-Akhundlu-Head-of-the-Council-of-Europe-Office-in-Chisinau-delivered-at-the-First-National-Conference-on-Inter-Municipal-Cooperation/ 07.06.2012 09:52