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12:14 | 25.06.2014

Being well-informed means being successful!

In June the All-Ukrainian Association of Village and Settlement Councils completed a pilot project on introduction of the e-learning course “Communication Strategies for Rural Development”. The educational platform was created in partnership with and under support of the Swiss-Ukrainian Decentralization Support Project DESPRO.



13:26 | 29.12.2015

The online course on Project Management for Local and Regional Development – 5 is completed: the number of project management specialists in the territorial communities of Ukraine has increased again

It was the fifth time that the Swiss-Ukrainian Decentralization Support Project (DESPRO) invited the representatives of local authorities and public to take part in the training on Project Management, in experience exchange and cooperation aimed at the development of communities and regions, in order to acquire competence in practical exercises on preparation of projects and involvement of stakeholders. 


14:26 | 24.10.2015

A group of leading Ukrainian PR specialists has gone to Poland with a training visit: experience of Polish colleagues will facilitate better communication between the government and the public

18 leading Ukrainian communication experts, representing governmental and non-governmental organizations, were meeting their Polish colleagues throughout the week. The visit was made possible, thanks to collaboration of Swiss-Ukrainian project “Decentralization support in Ukraine” DESPRO and Polish International Solidarity Foundation “Solidarity Fund PL”. 


14:25 | 17.10.2015

DESPRO successfully completed the first project of 2015 in Vinnytsya oblast: Stepanky village community celebrates the new water pipeline

The village of Stepanky (Pogrebyshchy rayon, Vinnytsya oblast) is a small village of approximately 100 households; it is also one of the four villages belonging to the competency of Cheremoshne village council. It is the last of the four villages, which now has drinkable water supply.


14:22 | 16.10.2015

DESPRO presented practical aspects of waste disposal during a national workshop

On October 15, 2015, a workshop titled “Inter-municipal waste disposal systems in Ukraine – from idea to implementation” took place in Poltava oblast. During the workshop, a strategy for solid domestic waste disposal in Poltava oblast, as well as practical aspects of inter-municipal waste disposal project implementation in Vinnytsya oblast were presented.


Вінницька обласна державна адміністрація
Сумська обласна державна адміністрація
Полтавська обласна рада
Дніпропетровська обласна рада
Івано-Франківська обласна рада
Українська Асоціація районних та обласних рад