The project "Municipal Finance Strengthening Initiative (MFSI- II) Roll-out" in a part of implementing participatory budgeting in Ukraine's cities within a component "Strengthening the practices of citizen participation in the budget process at the local level in Ukraine" that is realized in Lviv, Chernivtsi and Khmelnytskyi.

The project is made possible by the support of the American people through the United States Agency for International Development (USAID). The contents of this website do not necessarily reflect the views of USAID or the United States Government.


The Institute of Regional Development

The Institute of Regional DevelopmentThe Institute of Regional Development (NGO) was established in 2002 to promote a regional policy of sustainable social and economic development and to establish favorable investment climate.

The Institute conducts research and analysis on the progress of social and economic development in the region and monitors social and economic conditions at the macro and regional levels.

The Institute actively participates in drafting regulatory legal acts, conducting public meetings to discuss issues of government regulation, and prepares proposals for improving state government.

The Institute contributes to the proposal process and implementation of strategic development for the region with a focus on certain cities of interest, the development of marketing campaigns for cities and enterprises, the creation of promotional web portals, the realisation of activities that increase tourism interest in the region, and implementation of international standards for tourist service;

The Institute organizes training programs for managers, professionals, and entrepreneurs of small and medium businesses and professionals of government bodies, and it arranges and conducts trainings, seminars, conferences and forums.

The Institute involves the best specialists of the region, from different cities throughout Ukraine, and foreign experts in the realization of projects.