The Independent Think-Tank Center "Expert-Grup", in partnership with the Institute for European Policies and Reforms (IPRE), Konrad Adenauer Foundation and the Eastern European Studies Center (EESC, Lithuania) are organizing the 2020 Annual Forum on Budgetary Participation - the main public event of the project “Inform, Empower, Act. Civil Society for good budgetary governance in Moldova”, implemented with the financial support of the European Union and Konrad Adenauer Foundation e.V.
The Forum will provide for a high-level policy discussion platform on the principles of participatory budgeting at central and local level in the Republic of Moldova. The event will bring together representatives of local public authorities, governmental decision-makers, development partners, representatives of civil society and academia,
The first edition of the Forum will take place on November 27, between 09:30 - 13.00 (Chisinau time).
The Agenda of the Forum will include two panels.
The first, will focus on the importance of promoting transparency of the budgetary process, as well as the strategic vision regarding participatory budgeting at central and local level.
The second session will refer to the recent trends in the region and practical approaches in the implementation of the budgetary participation in the Republic of Moldova. The Forum discussions will facilitate the formulation of policy recommendations on promoting various tools and approaches of budgetary participation. The detailed concept and the agenda of the Forum are enclosed.
The work language is Romanian, but simulaneous interpretation in English will be available.
The project ”Inform, Empower and Act! The civil society for good budgetary governance in Moldova” is funded by the European Union and Konrad Adenauer Stiftung and implemented by „Expert-Grup” Think-Tank, as a lead applicant, the Institute for European Policies and Reforms (IPRE) and the Eastern European Studies Center (EESC) from Vilnius, Lithuania.