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     Project title: "Active and Stable Civil Society NGOs for more Efficient and Transparent Administration"

Funding Programme: Operational Programme "Administrative Capacity" for the absorption of the Structural Funds - financial source European Social Fund

Contracting Authority: Ministry of Public Administration and Administrative Reform

Project objectives:

Main objective: Capacity strengthening of the civil society NGOs, registered in Sofia and in Sofia region through investments in human capital.

Specific objectives:

  • Management capacity strengthening and improvement of the quality of the human resources of the Association for European Partnership and achievement of wide application of the principles of good governance;
  • Strengthening the management capacity of the NGOs in the target regions;
  • Improvement the efficiency and quality of the dialogue between the civil society NGOs and the administrative authorities by introduction of a mechanism for more efficient collaboration with the public and local administration;
  • Specifying the number of the NGOs, registered in the target regions;

Target groups:

  • AEP staff
  • NGOs, registered in Sofia and in Sofia region
  • Sectoral organizations and branch associations
  • NGOs in the 6 planning regions of Bulgaria
  • Public, district and municipal administrations

Project duration: one year

Planned activities:

  • Setting-up "NGO Networks for Collaboration" in the 6th planning regions of Bulgaria
  • Training of trainers on 5 training modules for the AEP staff
  • Training of representatives of the AEP in ALDA for exchange of experience and ideas
  • Development of an electronic Information Pool of the NGOs, registered in the target regions on the web site of the AEP www.aep-bg.org
  • Study and analysis of the NGO management capacity in the target regions and preparation of methodological materials aiming at its improvement
  • Creation of an on-line debate forum on the web site of the AEP www.aep-bg.org
  • Training of representatives of the NGOs in the target regions by a virtual "College for NGOs" created on the web site of the AEP www.aep-bg.org
  • Organization of 6 round tables in the 6 planning regions for the NGOs in the respective region
  • Organization of a closing conference in Sofia and adoption of a Code of Ethics for the NGOs

Place of implementation:

  • Bulgaria - Sofia City, Sofia District, Montana, Gabrovo, Dobrich, Sliven, Smolian, Kjustendil
  • Italy - Vicenza
  • France - Strasbourg
  • Belgium - Brussels

 

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