The overall aim of the project is to enhance local-stakeholders’ practice and participation in the local budgeting process, based on which the effectiveness of the municipal-money spending will be increased and fiscal transparency of the municipality will be improved for the benefit of the citizens. The project is implemented in several municipalities by civil society organizations which are part of the FISCAST network. Center for Change Management is responsible for cooperation with Gjorce Petrov municipality in conducting the planned activities and expected results.
Period 01.05.2017 - 31.05.2020
Donor: USAID, Civic engagement project-implemented by East West Management Institute
Project beneficiary: Municipal administration, municipal council, stakeholders in the municipal budget, citizens.
The overall project purpose is to enhance the effectiveness of the municipal money-spending. The particular objectives include to enhance local-stakeholders’ practice and participation in the local budgeting process not merely in the budget development, but also in defining the priority projects for the citizens, the distribution of the municipal money, as well as the monitoring of the budget realisation and evaluating of the budget efficacy.