Fourth training-block of the “School for good governance and participatory development” held in Zagreb

On 10th and 11th of March 2016 fourth two-day training-block of "School for good governance and participatory development" was held in Zagreb,  within the project "For good governance at local level: education, support and promotion".  25 representatives from the four counties, Sisak-Moslavina County, Šibenik-Knin County, Zagreb County and the City of Zagreb, participated in the training.

Fourth training-block was dedicated to the topic of the Management of the project cycle. After the introduction, steps in the analysis phase were explained to the participants - project team analysis and problem analysis. After each step participants applied specific method to their project within their project groups, in accordance with the project proposals on which they have been working since the December.

On the second day we did the planning phase and logframe approach. Through steps of the production of the intervention logic - setting of goals, results and activities and also indicators, preconditions and assumptions - project groups have filled in the logframes of the project ideas on which they work together.

After the logframes were filled in, different models of project budgeting and basics of monitoring and evaluation were presented to the participants.

Marko Ercegović from the Association of Cities of Croatia presented the URBACT program and Croatian experiences. Participants showed great interest for participation in the future initiatives of the URBACT program.

At the end of the training participants received the task of creating the final proposals of the logframes of their projects through the e-mail communication within their project groups, in order for the logframes to be revised by the project partners as soon as possible. Project partners shall give their comments with instructions and proposals for improvements on the received logframes.

At the end of the training-block, further trainings were announced to the participants: training about the public policy analysis and preparation of shadow report, which is planned for May as well as the dates of the fifth training-block in Primošten.

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