The page uses cookies to offer you better content. By visiting this site, you consent to the use of cookies.

Facilitation of inter-municipal cooperation and enhancement of good governance principles in Latvian local governments

Goal of the project: Improved inter-municipal cooperation and strengthened good governance to improve quality and effectiveness of public services.

Partners: Latvian Association of Local and Regional Governments (LALRG), Association of Major Cities of Latvia (AMCL), Norwegian Association of Local and Regional Authorities (KS).

Period of implementation: 06.2021.-04.2024.


  • Analysis of inter-municipal and intra-municipal cooperation practice in Latvia and its possible improvements (research; regional workshops to analyse data and exchange experience; elaboration of recommendations for further development of inter-municipal and intra-municipal cooperation in Latvia)
  • Implementation of pilot actions to enhance, extend or establish inter-municipal and intra-municipal cooperation.
  • Good governance enhancement measures in Latvian local governments (elaboration of good governance guidelines and a self-assessment tool of ethical conduct for local governments; training seminars for local politicians and local government staff)
  • Study visits to Norway, Poland and Finland on good governance and inter-municipal cooperation practice.
  • Elaboration of the operational strategy of state cities until 2027.
  • Development of the AMCL discussion platform and strengthening the AMCL network of experts


Project Manager: Zane Kaufelde, 26553153,

The project is implemented with the financial support of the European Economic Area Financial Mechanism 2014-2021 programme “Local Development, Poverty Reduction and Cultural Cooperation”.

Ielādēt vecākus rakstus