Community Based Approach to Local Development
Friday, 30 May 2008

CBA Sings First Partnership with Rayon

1st Rayon Seminar is held, 1st partnership Agreement is signed with

Chernyakhivskyi Rayon of Zhytomyrska oblast became the first pilot rayon to hold rayon seminar and sign partnership Agreement with CBA.

The event was held on 30 May in participation of heads of rayon admonostration and council, as well as heads of local village councils who constituted the main audience. THey were presented the Project, strategy and plan of its implementation at the local level.

Village councils were encouraged to apply for participation in the Project. 5 of them will be selected through a transparent and competitie procedure.

In the selected villages, Project will start the actual community mobilizaton activities so as to build their capacities for self-organization, defining and implementing initiatives on improvement of their living quality.