Support to Consolidating Local Democracy in Armenia (follow-up)
Start date: August 2017
Duration: 12 months
Budget: 337 000 EUR
Donor: Government of Sweden
Partners: Ministry of Territorial Administration and Development, Ministry of Finance, National Assembly, local authorities in Armenia, associations representing LSG bodies, NGOs involved in citizen participation, ALDA
Organised in the context of the Council of Europe Action Plan for Armenia, this project aimed at strengthening local democracy and supporting decentralisation in Armenia. Assistance was given to the government to improve the legal and institutional framework of local self-government in line with European standards and tools. Armenian communities benefited from capacity building activities designed to reinforce cooperation between themselves and deliver more effective and efficient municipal services to citizens.