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П'ятниця, 29 травня 2009

Head of the Delegation of the European Commission to Ukraine Visits CBA Community in Dnipropetrovska oblast

On 29 May 2009, Head of the Delegation of the European Commission to Ukraine and representatives of Embassies of Hungary, Poland, Germany and the UK visited Vodiane village of Sofiyskyi rayon, Dnipropetrovska oblast to meet the local community - one of 1000 pilot communities of the EU-funded CBA project.


In order to be able to act together on improvement of their lives, local citizens got organized and created an organization, elected its leadership and treasurer, jointly decided on the list of priorities of community development and started preparing cost-estimate documentation for their first micro-project - major repair of the local health post. 


Head of Community Organization Petro Markevych pained out: “Thanks to CBA Project we believed in out own strength as a community, and we hope to implement not only this project, but many others as well”.


Head of the Delegation of the European Commission to Ukraine, emphasized: “One of the main principles of the EU is solidarity, and such projects and our cooperation with you give us the possibility to put it in practice”.