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Counteracting the Corruption in Local Authorities

Counteracting the Corruption in Local Authoritiesis published by ACCESS Association, partner of Coalition 2000. The reader contains Bulgarian experts' analysis with practical data about the legislative framework of local self-government, the opportunities of direct and indirect civic involvement, new forms of civic control applied in municipalities in local issues decision-making and combating corruption. The Code of Ethics of the municipal council members designed by the Foundation for Local Government Reform (FLGR) and the European Charter for Local Self-government of the Council of Europe are included as well. The edition is mainly aimed to serve municipalities and local NGOs as a practical manual in their efforts for increasing local authority transparency and publicity.

The chapters of the reader are designed by a team of experts as follows: The Manual for Municipality Council Members by Ms. Milana Krivachka, State Official, Legal Department to the Council of the Ministers; Civic Participation in Local Self-government - Ms. Eli Georgieva, Executive Director of Challenges Foundation; Civic Control and Transparency in the Local Administration. The Ombudsman - mediator between people and local authority by Ms. Teodora Gandova, Program Director to the Centre for Social Practices.

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