The Plan of Measures for Optimization of the System of Municipal Services Provided at the Local Level for 2018-2023 was approved by a joint decree of the Ministry of Economy of the Kyrgyz Republic (KR) and the State Agency on Local Self- Governance and Interethnic Relations of KR on 23 August 2018. The objective of the plan is to develop efficient citizen oriented local self- government in the Kyrgyz Republic which aims to satisfy needs of local communities in public services.
Task 2 of the plan is to conduct analysis of current Issues of Local Importance (ILIs) for feasibility, efficiency and effectiveness of executing ILIs in the current conditions of the country and develop a methodology for defining own powers (competences) of local self-government bodies among other products (outcomes).
Therefore, the OSCE Programme Office in Bishkek (POiB) will provide expert assistance to the Government of the Kyrgyz Republic to develop a methodology for defining own powers (competences) of local self-government bodies (LSGBs) in line with principles of feasibility, efficiency and effectiveness of executing ILIs in the current conditions of Kyrgyzstan. For that purpose a team of local experts and one international expert are planned to be attracted.
An international consultant is needed to study international experience in developing methodologies of defining own powers (competences) of LSGBs/ municipalities in countries outside of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS). The international consultant will work distantly. Objective:
To study international experience of executing ILIs in selected countries including available methodologies of analysis of own powers (competences) of LSGBs in countries outside of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS).
|Tasks and Responsibilities|
The international consultant based on the analysis of the experience of at least two countries selected for this consultancy assignment will develop an analytical note that will address the following aspects:
The international consultant is expected to deliver the following tasks:
|Remuneration will depend on the selected consultant’s qualifications and experience and be in accordance with OSCE established rates.|
|How To Apply|
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