The two-day workshops of the project was conducted for participants from Ukraine in Vinnytsia
The two-day workshops of the project „Good Governance in Local Communities: V4 Experience of Strategic Planning for EaP Countries” was conducted for participants from Ukraine in Vinnytsia on July 27 and 28, 2017.
The project is implemented by NGO “Euroregion “Dniester” with the support of the International Visegrad Fund and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Netherlands. 40 representatives of 20 territorial communities from Ukraine took part in the two-day workshop. Each community representatives had 45 minutes to present their exploratory work of community development strategy.
In May 2017 participants completed training course on strategic planning and governing of territorial communities. Then 2 months (from June to July) were given to accomplish the project tasks, namely to elaborate both diagnostics of situations and SWOT-analysis to find strengths and weaknesses of their territorial communities. Such constituents would make the first stage for elaborating community development strategies.
The participants presented the results of the task within the framework of the workshops. The project experts Olha Bezpalko (UA), Andrii Kavunets (UA), Nicolai Moscalu (PL) and Radoslav Shelageya (MD) would assess the outcomes of exploratory works. The experts would choose 10 leading communities with the help of rating voting, so that 20 their representatives would continue participating in the next project stages. The main selection criteria are the level of learned material and the quality of prepared diagnoses and SWOT-analysis. The selection results will be announced after the completion of all stages of the workshops for Ukrainian and Moldovan participants.
Workshops for participants from Moldova will be held on July 29, 2017 in Soroca city. The experts will also select on the same conditions 4 out of 8 communities from Moldova, whose 8 representatives will go to the next project stage.