Argüden Governance Academy Foundation


Municipalities are the main actors for local democracy and good governance culture is getting more importance in municipalities. The activity of civil society affects municipalities' decision-making processes fairness, efficiency and productivity.

From a Citizen's Perspective: Governance Scorecard of Municipalities for İstanbul Districts Model © shows new opportunities in different areas for civil society.

Municipalities Governance Scorecard attracts lots of local and international institutions like OECD, UN etc. and is submitted to the interest of NGOs' representatives.

Municipality Governance Scorecard Workshop for Local  Democracy hosted representatives from various local NGOs and provide experience sharing.

Workshop was arranged within the context of European Local Democracy Week (ELDW by European Council) and hosted by the Union Of Municipalities of The Marmara Region.

Content of the Program was:

Local democracy, governance and civil society, Municipality Governance Scorecard for local democracy, examples from the world and Türkiye and workshop

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Dates: October 19, 2018
Location: Union of Municipalities of the Marmara Region