TORREON, NOVEMBER 2016
Staff from the OECD Regulatory policy Division presented the second evaluation report of the implementation progress of Torreon. The municipality marks an adequate pace of progress according to the timeline that frames the project and the national and international experience.
Meetings were held with different administrative units of the municipality with the purpose of sharing the evaluation results, helping officials overcome obstacles and defining next steps to further advance implementation. The main improvements already in place include:
The third and final evaluation report will be delivered during the first quarter of 2017.
Citizen Service Charters
In addition to the progress evaluation, on 7-8 November, OECD carried out a workshop for municipal officials on how to draft and implement citizen service charters based on experiences from the United Kingdom and Germany. About 50 municipal officials from the different administrative units of the municipality participated in the workshop.
Jacobo Pastor Garcia Villarreal, Senior Specialist on Integrity and Procurement Policies, OECD
Guillermo Morales Sotomayor, Policy Analyst on Regulatory Policy, OECD