On July 7-8 2011, Economic Development and Research Center organized the "Analytic and Budget Monitoring Capacity Building for Civil Society Centers" seminar in its main office. The seminar was held in the framework of a "Building Capacities and Committments Towards Inclusion of the Community Voice in the Decision Making" project implemented with the support of Oxfam GB.
Representatives from Civil Society Centers of Shirak, Vayots Dzor and Syuniq marzes participated in the seminar. The agenda included 6 thematic presentations: "Program budgeting", "Participatory budgeting", "Budget analyses", "Land tax", "Property tax" and "Community monitoring methodology", which were followed by active discussions and experience sharing among participants.
At the end of the seminar, the participants were provided with manuals on the presented six topics, developed by EDRC team.
To download manuals, please follow the link:
Guide on Community Budget Analysis (0.3 MB)
Guide on Community Monitoring (0.9 MB)
Guide on Participatory Budgeting (0.3 MB)
Guide on Program Budgeting (0.6 MB)
Guide on Land Tax (0.6 MB)
Guide on Property Tax (0.6 MB)