During January and February, All-Ukrainian Initiative “Active Community”, within the framework of Institute “Respublica” activities, established cooperation with the city councils through the signing of Memorandum of Cooperation. This work is carried out by activists during the campaign “Roadmap for government”. The parties declared their intention to cooperate and implement joint measures to attract citizens in order to implement the priority goals from the city development strategies.
Also, the regional coordinators organize different activities aimed at raising awareness among citizens about the tools of direct democracy, activating the society and engaging in decision-making at the local level.
In particular, the long-term campaign “Roadmap for government” is implemented in 30 cities in terms of organization of public consultations. Among them 18 regional centers and 12 small cities. In the part of promoting public reporting of city mayors, the Institute will carry out a project in 12 small and 1 oblast center.
Memorandums are already signed in Dobropillya, Drohobych, Zhmerynka, Zaporizhzhia, Kamianets-Podilskyi, Kropivnitskyi, Lviv, Poltava, Rivne, Skadovsk, Uzhhorod, Khmelnytskyi.
Public consultations with citizens started in Poltava, Drohobych and Skadovsk. At the final stage of launch are Dobropillya and Zinkiv. As for the public reporting of city mayors, Mayors of Kamianets-Podilskyi and Zhmerinka are ready to communicate with citizens.