The final results of interviews with candidates for regional reform offices were announced

The selection commission completed its consultations and announced the final results of interviews with candidates for regional reform offices for decentralization and development. At this stage commission identified 18 coordinators. Commission decided to conduct a new call for 6 regions.

13-15 June in Kyiv selection commission conducted interviews with candidates for regional reform offices for decentralization and development, who applied for this position in the period from 12 to 27 April 2016. The selection process was attended by 64 experts from all regions of Ukraine. From each region selection commission invited three candidates: one of them was pre-determined by a state administration, another two were proposed by representatives of EU and GIZ. Selection commission consisted of representatives of Minregion and international partners. Also, relevant experts, representatives of NGOs, local government associations, and donor partners were invited as observers.

The selection of coordinators occurred based on the total rating score, which has consisted of two criteria: 1) result of the modern test on abstract, logical and mathematical thinking; 2) marks of selection commission. As main criteria at this stage were considered work experience in local government or non-governmental organizations, achievements in international projects, understanding of nature and aims of decentralization, leadership and communication qualities, etc.

Currently, selection commission has identified office coordinators in 18 areas.

“U-LEAD with Europe: Ukraine Local Empowerment, Accountability and Development Programme” is implemented in Ukraine by EU and its member-states. Funds structure: EU – 90 m EUR, Germany – 6 m EUR, Poland – 1 m EUR.

Share the news:

Read more:
D73b022c38e0822ab8ac8545f3ef9578

17 July 2018

Decentralisation in action: changes in Yurkivka...

Renovated outpatient clinics and schools, street lighting, stocking of local river with fish… The video report...

9a35d3b6486a1e5b907e50404c96d690

17 July 2018

200 cities are waiting for perspective plans to...

80 cities of oblast significance are ready to join the process of hromadas amalgamation, but there are some problems....

5317f80c108cf7b2ba23dad33ae5f9f3

17 July 2018

Bucha Mayor states that AH formation is...

The main obstacles to the formation of amalgamated hromadas in the Kyiv Oblast are created by the representatives of...