Council of Europe Conference of Ministers responsible for Local and Regional government


BUDAPEST 2005: "Good local and regional governance"



Ministers responsible for local and regional government from the 46 member states met in Budapest from 24-25 February 2005. The ministers drew up a list of challenges faced by governments when trying to ensure ''good local and regional governance''. They also discussed the Council of Europeís experience and expertise in this area, and set out the priorities for the next five years in the Budapest Agenda.



Budapest Declaration

Budapest Agenda