The 3rd edition of the Dosta!/Congress Prize for Municipalities is now open.


March 3, Vice Prime Minister of Ukraine, Minister of Regional Development, Construction, Housing and Utilities conducted a special working meeting with representatives of Ukraine-wide local government associations, experts and academia to discuss approaches to improve the system of local agencies of the state executive and local government bodies.


March 1, the AUC conducted its Board meeting. Following the discussion the participants prepared a petition to the Cabinet of Ministers reflecting current local government issues.


AUC Executive Vice President M.Pittsyk met with representatives of the USAID Public-Private Partnership Project in Ukraine.


The Association of Ukrainian Cities has expressed its concern about the draft resolution “On the Typical Payroll of Local Government Bodies” proposed by the Cabinet of Ministers, which envisions the 30-50 percent local government staff reduction.


Local government associations submitted their proposals to the 2012 Budget Declaration.