Technical Assistance Support to the Public Administration Reform Process in Moldova
The overall objective of this contract is to enhance the institutional and human resources capacity of the central and local public administrations to elaborate and implement evidence-based policy and to ensure the efficient and effective delivery of high quality administrative services in line with the European Principles of Public Administration. The purpose of this contract is as follows: to achieve successful horizontal public administration reform process in order to improve efficiency, effectiveness and accountability of public administration at central and local level; to strengthen administrative capacity of Moldovan public administration to meet the requirements of the Association Agenda – especially in the context of further support to the development of the strategic framework for public administration reform, better policy-making, policy coordination, restructuring, and modernization of the administrative system.
The project is supposed to produce the following results:'
Result 1: Legal framework and planning documents related to fields included under the PAR strategy 2016-2020, as well as a possible update or continuation of the PAR strategy, are drafted, revised, costed and ready for implementation;
Result 2: Structure of the Government of Moldova and its supervised bodies, rules and procedures, composition, mandates, responsibilities and its functions are revised and costed;
Result 3: Harmonised PAR monitoring and reporting system is developed and ready for implementation in a sustainable manner;
Result 4: State Chancellery and its division for Public Administration Reform, Centre for Implementing Reforms as well as National Committee for PAR received technical assistance and capacity development that allows steering and implementation of the PAR strategic framework;
Result 5: Increased transparency and accountability of public administration is promoted among core Government services with special focus on accountability towards Parliament and Civil Society Organisations;
Result 6: Territorial Reform is designed, costed, budgeted, agreed and ready for country-wide implementation;
Result 7: The Government of the Republic of Moldova communicates effectively the PAR-related reforms with focus on tangible benefits for the citizens.