From October to November 2018, as part of the project “Together for the development of the Municipality” implemented by the Association Centre for medical herbs and berries Ambrozija in partnership with the Municipality of Pehchevo, three forums were organized. The event was attended by representatives from the local government, non-governmental and business sector as well as the local communities.
Within the frames of the first forum, the participants had the opportunity to get familiar with the project and its goals regarding the increase of the participation of the citizens, determining the priorities for development and improvement of life in the Municipality of Pehchevo.
During the second forum, the Mayor of the Municipality of Pehchevo, Mr. Dragan Trenchovski presented some of the projects that will be realized in 2019, bearing in mind that, in addition to these projects, the municipality will give advantage to the proposals from the citizens, which are of great importancе. The participants of this forum were divided in six working groups. They presented their project proposals, and some of them, were scheduled to be selected and included in the program of the Municipality of Pehchevo for the next year, during the last forum.
At the third forum, the participants as members of thematic groups had the opportunity to vote for the draft ideas that emerged from the previous forum. The project that won the most votes from the citizens was "Reconstruction of a filter station by joining the tiles ".
The project “Together for the development of the Municipality” is supported within the framework of the scheme for re-granting the project "CSOs for making local democracy work", implemented by ALDA, the European Movement of the Republic of Macedonia and the Association of Financial Workers of Local Governments.
You can find more information about the re-granted projects on this LINK.