UNDP Forum on DecentralizationDec 4, 2017
Dec. 4, 2017, Sviatohirsk – United Nations Development Program in Ukraine (UNDP) held a forum entitled “The Role of Local Self-Government and Civil Society Institutions in the Process of Decentralization” on November 16-17, 2017 in the city of Sviatohirsk.
The forum was attended by members of public councils, representatives of the executive authorities and local governments in Donetsk and Luhansk oblasts, representatives of UNDP partner organizations, and international and Ukrainian experts on decentralization.
The forum had the aim of sharing and publicizing positive experiences of decentralization – primarily by highlighting best practices in local government and successful examples in Ukraine and abroad of building up civil society in a reformed environment.
The forum was organized by UNDP with financial support from governments of Sweden, Switzerland and the European Union.