LOGOS – Kosovo

Country/Locality Kosovo
Overall project value (EUR)
Name of client
Municipalities of Kosovo
Origin of funding
Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation
Starting date 04/2009
Ending date 05/2009
Partner InterCooperation - Swiss Foundation for Development and International Cooperation
Detailed description of project
The Swiss-Kosovo Local Governance and Decentralization Support – LOGOS – is a Local Governance Project funded by the Swiss Agency for Development and Cooperation (SDC) and implemented by the Swiss Foundation Intercooperation. LOGOS promotes the development of Local Governance and Decentralization reforms in municipalities of Kosovo. During the assessment of the organization and functioning of LOGOS partner municipalities, financial management has been prioritized by them as one area where LOGOS could support them.

Subsequently, LOGOS in 2009 that aims at strengthening the managerial and professional capacities of the executive in the partner municipalities in line with the new legal decentralization framework. LOGOS intends to propose different kinds of support to its partner municipalities. The project aims to assess the relevant legal framework, financial management and budget process situation in LOGOS partner municipalities.
Type of services provided
  1. Analysis of the current situation in Kosovo and the specific challenges of the partner municipalities;
  2. Lead of a one day workshop with the three partner municipalities;
  3. Debriefing meeting with the LOGOS team;
  4. Mission Report containing the following chapters:
    • Situation analysis
    • Main challenges and needs in the partner municipalities
    • Road map for future support of LOGOS to the partner municipalities in this area
    • Ideas/proposal of future involvement of consultants’ team