PROGRAMMES FOR CAPACITY
Activities in 2011
An Award Ceremony of the Best Practice Programme was organised in
January 2011 to celebrate and disseminate the Award-winning practices
Awareness-raising activities organised such as the organisation of
open days in winning municipalities, publication online of short-listed
applications, updating of the website etc.
Activities in 2010
Fourth round of Best Practice Programme for Local Authorities in Moldova
This programme was implemented in 2010, following the success of the
2008 programme, with one year break. The programme has become very
popular in Moldova; its sustainability, although desired by all
stakeholders, is still not secured from domestic sources.
Ministry for Regional Development and Constructions. *
local economic development;
strategic management of local communities.
A brochure, including an application form, was prepared and sent to
all local authorities.
The Selection Panel received 37 applications for the Best Practice
status and shortlisted 12 of them.
It organised study visits during December 2010 to the shortlisted
Selected the six best practices to receive the Award and status.
One local authority was nominated to receive the Extraordinary Award.
The Steering Group examined the procedure and endorsed the proposal of
the Selection Panel on 4 March 2010.
An Award Ceremony is planned for 12 April 2011 to celebrate and
disseminate the Award-winning practices. Dissemination activities
include at the moment publication of all practice on the website
Best Practice Programme, National Training Strategy, Public Ethics
Three rounds of the Best Practice Programme were implemented with a
significant success in 2006-2008.
The National Training Strategy programme was implemented in
partnership with the Moldovan Academy for Public Administration.
A Public Ethics Benchmarking Programme was implemented in 2007-2008.
Website on capacity building in local government in Moldova: