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30 March 2020

Activity Details (ID# 20098)  

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Title Project on Performance Management at local level Serbia/France -Information Meeting with representatives of French Pilot Municipalities 
Description Project implemented and Information meeting organised in the framework of the joint Programme between the European Agency for Reconstruction (EAR) and the Council of Europe on strengthening local government in Serbia. 
Status Completed 
Date 03/10/2007 
Location Strasbourg, France
Countries CoE Members: France / Serbia
Contributors France - Other
  Joint Programme Activity - Serbia-Local
Joint Programme EC/CoE
JP Serbia-Local - Strengthening local self-government    (Logframe)  (Activities)
Project Purpose 2 - 2006/DG1/JP/1668   Effective leadership, strategic management in the provision of public services and community participation in Local Authorities (LAs)
Expected Result 2.3 - 2.3 Performance improvement in 2 local government services in pilot LAs as a result of a systematic use of performance indicators. A systematic approach to performance management is adopted in pilot LAs within the SCTM framework.
Council of Europe Programme of Activities
I – Democracy and Good Governance
Line of Action ⇒ III.1 – Democracy and Good Governance
Programme ☆ III.1.2  Local and regional democracy
Project 2006/DG1/919 Centre of Expertise for Local Government Reform
Expected Result 1 Country-specific capacity building programmes based on the tools developed by the Centre are implemented in co-operation with local stakeholders

Working Method

Organisation of meetings - Workshop (excl. training) 
Directorate (Service) DG I Legal Affairs (Directorate of co-operation for local and regional democracy)
CoE Contact TERRIEN, Olivier   email
Partners Standing Conference of Towns and Municipalities - Local or National NGO
French Embassy in Belgrade - National Institution
Last Modified 20/11/2007 

Activity Synopsis (ID# 20098) (Hide Synopsis)

Objective(s) To discuss the objectives, methodology and action plan of the Project on Performance Management at local level and have an exchange of views on the experience of French and Serbian local authorities in this field. 
Output/Results The participants have been introduced to overall objectives, methodology and action plan of the Performance Management project and to the British approach and techniques in this field.

A debate on the priorities and challenges that both French and Serbian local authorities are facing in the field of local economic development and communication with citizens took also place. 
Conclusions/Follow Up Drafting and envoy of a joint Questionnaire and Templates on Performance Management to the 15 French and Serbian Pilot Municipalities

Organisation of a joint Seminar with representatives of French and Serbian Pilot Local Authorities on 7 & 8 November in Belgrade
Participants Representatives of French Pilot Local Authorities, the French Embassy in Belgrade, the Standing Conference of Towns and Municipalities (SCTM), of the Association of Local Democracy Agencies (ALDA), Council of Europe's experts and member of Secretariat 
Consultants/Experts Ian Davidson, UK
Jon Barber, UK
Claude Casagrande, France
CoE Secretariat Olivier Terrien, DDI 
Total No. Participants 21 
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