Experts from the Institute for Public Environment Development are Consulting Civil Coalitions from Pleven and Bourgas for Monitoring of the Local Authorities
From the beginning of 2009 until the middle of the year, experts from IPED will support the activities of coalitions from civil organizations to monitor the local municipal policies. They will help with preparing instruments for monitoring and will train the monitoring teams. In Pleven will be realized a civil monitoring of the municipal development plan and the municipal program for social services. In Bourgas the municipal policies in architecture and public development will be monitored.
The projects are funded by the "Open Society Institute" - Sofia and are realized by "Development of Personality and Communities" Association and "Lik" Community Centre - in Pleven, and "Bulgarian Association for Encouragment of the Civil Initiative" - in Bourgas.
Findings, conclusions and recommendations from the monitoring will be presented to the public in the middle of 2009.