News - June 2012

On 19 June 2012 the first meeting of the working group was conducted in Lugansk. The working group was created in the framework of inter-municipal Tourist Routing in Lugansk Oblast Project approved by the mayors of the Project’s partner cities in February 2012. The group includes the representatives of departments for economics, tourism and culture in the respective municipalities and Lugans... Read more
The Improving Municipal Services Project in cooperation with Krasnodon and Sverdlovsk City Councils started implementation of the third inter-municipal cooperation project - The Concept of Tourism Brand for Kranodon and Sverdlovsk. To implement the project, the experts in the field of ecology, culture, local history and architecture Krasnodon, Krasnodon rayon and Sverdlovsk established inter-te... Read more
From November 2011 to June 2012, a series of five workshops on didactic of higher education were delivered for academic and teaching staff of the National Academy of Public Administration of Ukraine (Kyiv) within the framework of professional improvement under the support of the Improving Municipal Services in Ukraine Project in cooperation with the Heidelberg Academy of Advanced Training under Pe... Read more
During the period from 12 June to 14 June 2012 the second training of the programme 'Solid Household Waste Management (SHWM)' was held. The training aimed at introduction and explaining the main concepts involved in establishing a robust financing structure for SHWM system. The members of the SHWM project team including the representatives of Alchevsk, Brianka, Stakhanov and Perevalsk r... Read more
During the training the issues of capital investment planning and life cycle costs were highlighted. Special attention was paid to performance reporting and benchmarking. The training was assigned for the relevant representatives of main departments of economy, housing and municipal sector in Lugansk Oblast State Administration, the representatives of Luganskvoda and specialists from municipalitie... Read more
The European Village is a German-Ukrainian initiative in partnership with the European Union and the City of Kyiv. Mr. Olexandr Popov, Head of Kyiv City State Administration, Mr. José Manuel Pinto Teixeira, Head of EU Delegation to Ukraine, and the Ambassadors of the European countries took part in the opening ceremony on June 2, 2012. According to Dr. Hans-Jürgen Heimsoeth, Germ... Read more