Community Based Approach to Local Development
Thursday, 17 March 2011

Rating of CBA Pilot Rayons Created in Cherkasy Region

On 16 March 2011 members of the working group, Cherkasy OSA, made a rating of CBA pilot rayons. Factors to estimate activity of rayons are as follows:

- efficiency of LDF and RCRC;

- rayon coordinator’s activity and interest in cooperation with CBA;

- level of rayon authority’s finance responsibility to realize local initiatives;

- level of general support of CO development process by rayon leaders.

Special attention was paid to the use of CBA instruments and mechanisms of community mobilization in the work of rayon executive/ self-governance bodies. Members of the working group analyzed all factors and concluded that 6 pilot rayons had high performance of the Project realization, namely Shpolyansky, Zvenyhorodsky, Talnivsky, Kanivsky, Umansky, Kamyansky rayons, while Horodschensky and Chyhyrynsky rayons have medium rate. A special minutes with the result of rayons rating was signed.