Promoting transparency and financial sustainability of regional policies, state-owned enterprises and local authorities in Moldova

Dátum: 06.11.2016

Project is financed by the SlovakAid – Official Development Assistance of the Slovak Republic

Previous project: Transparent, Financially Healthy and Competitive Self-governments in Moldova

Partner:

Institute for Development and Social Initiatives (IDIS) „Viitorul“

Duration:

September 14, 2017 – March 31, 2019

Objectives:

The goal of this project is to improve the efficiency of the state administration, self-government and civil society in the area of creation and control of regional policies, administration of state-owned enterprises, and monitoring of budgets and information openness of municipalities. This will be achieved by transferring know-how from unique and highly-rated projects implemented in Slovakia and by building on previous activities implemented in Moldova with the support of SlovakAid and the US Embassy in Chisinau.

Specific goals and activities:

  1. Improving the quality of regional regulation and legislation through a regular expert assessment of the impacts of regional socio-economic measures – the applicant’s local partner will monitor regional measures taken by local authorities; The selected key actions will be thoroughly analyzed and submitted to the panel of independent experts; The results of the evaluation will be made public.
  2. Improving public control over the functioning of state-owned enterprises through an evaluation of the information openness of state-owned enterprises – the applicant and the partner will analyze how the top 50 state-owned companies report on their activities and will create an interactive portal with results for individual businesses.
  3. Improving financial stability of state-owned enterprises through financial analysis tools – Applicant and Partner will analyze financial indicators of 50 top public companies, compare them with each other and with private sector standards, and create an interactive portal with results for individual businesses.
  4. Strengthening transparency of municipalities through updating data in the portals of budgets and transparency of cities and municipalities (the portals have been created by the applicant 2 years ago in another SlovakAid project) – expected activities: collection of actual data on budgets and information openness, upgrading the interactive models, analyzing the developments over the past two years.

Events:

Project kick-off seminar
Venue: “Violin” Conference Hall, Jazz hotel, Vlaicu Pircalab 72 Str., Chisinau
Date: October 19, 2017
Agenda
13.30 – 16.00
Presentations by Peter Goliaš, Michal Piško and Vladimír Pirošík followed by discussion
List of Participants:

  • Peter Golias, INEKO
  • Michal Pisko, TIS
  • Vladimir Pirosik, TIS
  • Viorel Pirvan, IDIS
  • Igor Munteanu, IDIS
  • Ana-Maria Veverita, IDIS
  • Mihaela Croitor, IDIS
  • Vlad Catlabuga, expert in public administration at IDIS
  • Veaceslav Ionita, economist
  • Liliana Agarcova, expert in public finance and tax policies
  • Tatiana Lariushin, IDIS
  • Mihai Manoli, economist
  • Anatol Moldovan, expert in local public administration at IDIS

Outputs:

Presentations:

Project documents:

Photos from Project kick-off seminar, October 19, 2017