News - April 2015

The Reform of Municipal Services in Eastern Ukraine Project organised a study-tour of the delegation from Poltava Oblast to Vinnytsya Oblast within the period from 21 April to 24 April 2015. The study-tour participants were managers of inter-municipal cooperation projects of partner communities from Poltava Oblast, public employees of rayon state administrations and executive committees, members ... Read more
Chairperson of the Verkhovna Rada Committee on State Building, Regional Policy and Local Self-Government Serhii Vlasenko and Committee Member Oleg Berezyuk met with the heads of GIZ fact finding missions and project leaders. The meeting participants were Jochen Gauly, Head of fact-finding mission on the Integrated City Development Project, Stefan Draeger, Head of fact-finding mission on the Dec... Read more
The Inter-Municipal Cooperation Agreement was officially signed at Pyryatyn City Council. Under the Agreement, a new project aimed at improving the efficiency of local public utility service delivery will be implemented with the assistance of the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH. Pyryatyn Mayor and Heads of Village Councils of Sasynivka, Bilotserkivtsi, De... Read more
On 3 April 2015, the focal point meeting on the current status of preparation of the draft law ‘On Amendments of Certain Legislative Acts of Ukraine as Regards of Broadening the Powers of Local Authorities and Optimisation of Administrative Service Provision’ was held in the Verkhovna Rada. The participants of the meeting were the Chairperson of Ukrainian Parliament Volodymyr Groysm... Read more
On 3 April 2015, the focal point meeting with representatives of rayon and oblast councils on implementing the Concept of Reform of Local Self-Government and Territorial Organisation of Power was held in the Ministry of Regional Development, Construction, Housing and Municipal Economy of Ukraine. The meeting was held with the participation of Vice Prime Minister – Minister of Regional Developm... Read more
On 26 March 2015, the second workshop ‘Asset management planning’ was held within the framework of the Reform of Municipal Services in Eastern Ukraine Project in Dnipropetrovsk. The workshop was conducted by international experts from Germany and UK for representatives of water utility Dniprovodokanal. The workshop agenda featured the following topics: І. Data collection - Pr... Read more