The workshop presented and discussed a draft summary report and the preliminary findings and recommendations for Varazdin and Vukovar counties where a previous 1-week study visit was conducted by an international review team led by USAID Croatia, the OECD Secretariat, and World Learning.
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Monday, 28 May 2007
PRESENTATION AND DISCUSSION OF DRAFT SUMMARY REPORT
Summary of USAID/OECD review panel findings and recommendations
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Presenters: Arsen Juric, USAID Croatia
Andrea R. Hofer, OECD LEED Centre for Local Development, OECD
Brief presentation about OECD LEED Forum for Partnerships and Local Governance: what does it offer for local partnerships
Presenter: Elisa Campestrin, OECD LEED Centre for Local Development, OECD
Tuesday, 29 May 2007
BUILDING LOCAL PARTNERSHIPS
The Art of Building and Maintaining Local Partnership
An overview of the organisational challenges of partnerships and the contribution of partnerships in building and implementing a local development strategy.
Presenter: Mike Geddes, Local Government Centre, Warwick Business School, University of Warwick, United Kingdom
PRESENTATION OF GOOD PRACTICE EXAMPLES
Good practice example I: Coventry Partnership, UK
The Coventry Partnership has been successful in continuously develop the skills of partners and to develop effective partnership working.
Presenter: David Galliers, Coventry's Local Strategic Partnership, United Kingdom
Good practice example II: POBAL, Ireland
POBAL is an intermediary body between the central government and local partnerships and their networks in Ireland.
Presenter: Marion Byrne, Pobal, Ireland
Croatian version available