Local Self-Government Development
SIPU International also carried out organisational development support for the so-called Business Information Centres in Tighina and Cahul with the aim of increasing the economic activity in the regions.
At the level of the Academy of Public Administration, a Training of Trainers in Pedagogic and Financial Management was carried out, which resulted in a five-day Financial Management training course for municipalities in Moldova. A training material and teaching manual on municipal financial management was developed by the trainers, supported by the SIPU consultants. The training course included the budgetary system in Moldova, creation of local budgets, budget decision process, execution of local budgets; monitoring and evaluation of the budget execution; and international outlook and processes of governing budgets.