Lillehammer – Bujanovac cooperation project. Lillehammer – Bujanovac cooperation project. 2005- project : Lillehammer contracted by IMG Interviews with municipal officials and business representatives Seminars in Lillehammer Report with recomendations presented i June.
Lillehammer contracted by IMG Interviews with municipal officials and business representatives
Seminars in Lillehammer
Report with recomendations presented i June
CONSULTANCY SERVICES FOR
“SOUTH SERBIA INFRASTRUCTURE / MUNICIPAL DEVELOPMENT PROJECT”
in accordance with Plan of Action.
Containing also Lillehammer Municipalities
Bujanovac and Presevo Municipalities
Bujanovac and Presevo on the 28th and 29th of June 2005.
Municipal organizational development
Municipal development in relation to residents
Inter municipal cooperation
Norwegian Ministry for Foreign Affairs (NMFA):
NMFA`s expectations and priorities:
-Making of strategic plan of development-Implementation the recommendation that improve work of municipal management-Establishment of business centre-Recommendations concerning agriculture issues-Recommendations concerning Corridor 10 and its opportunities-Building of car parks and their management-Development of local radio station-Cooperation between municipalities-Creation of programs for mutual managerial development and programs for all employees in the municipality-Establishment of Centre for specialist expertise-Building of joint infrastructure facilities: sites for waste disposal
Lillehammer – Bujanovac
Project participants from Lillehammer:
Declaration of cooperation to be signed on the 11th og May
Mr. Annar Skrefsrud – Chief Executive Officer of Lillehammer Municipality is the overall Project Manager
Mr. Bjørn Lie will be partly based in Bujanovac from medio May
Mr. Grim Syverud will be full time project coordinator based in Lillehammer
Local politicans and administrative personell from Lillehammer will take part
We expect Bujanovac to take part in both planning and ackomplisment of the project
Declaration of Project Cooperation
Lillehammer Municipality, Norway and Bujanovac Municipality, Serbia on this day signs an agreement stating both municipality’s mutual responsibility for the accomplishment of the 3 years project “Lillehammer – Bujanovac Municipal Cooperation Project” on development and strengthening of the municipal organization and structure of Bujanovac.
All Lillehammer Municipality's costs related to the project management and work must be fully financed by grants from The Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs for the whole project period.
Lillehammer and Bujanovac Municipalities agrees that the overall objective of the project is to contribute to the further strengthening and development of Bujanovac Municipality, esp. within the following:
To identify and accomplish specific projects and measures to increase the municipalities’ own awareness of their role in this effort, and what is required in relation to their own expertise and organisation.
Lillehammer Municipality’s objective with its involvement is to support this process as a consultancy and cooperative partner for Bujanovac Municipality.
Bujanovac Municipality fully agrees to participate both in planning and accomplishing of the project.
Booth municipalities hereby declares a joint willingness and responsibility to participate in the project.
Bujanovac, 11th May 2006
Synnøve Brenden Klemetrud Nagip Arifi
Mayor of Lillehammer Mayor of Bujanovac
Norwegian Ambassador to Serbia and Montenegro
Lets get to work !
Priority topics for 1. year:
- business development area- democracy strengthening- City Manager position- further development of Citicens Service centre - management and staff training