Promotion of Local Governance

IP Wave

Country: Mali

Client: German Agency for Technical Cooperation (GTZ)

Counterpart Organization: Ministry for Administration of Territories and Local Regional Corporate Bodies (Ministère de l’Administration Territoriale et des Collectivités Locales / MATCL)

Project Duration: 01/2007 - 12/2010

The overall objective of the project PACT (Programme d’Appui aux Collectivités Territoriales) is: the administration and access to social basic services, economic development and public participation within the regional corporate bodies have improved. The project follows up on the most important reform objectives of the national decentralization programme through the following components

  1. consolidation and decentralisation,
  2. municipal administration and social basic services as well as
  3. governance of local economic development.

IP Consult contributes advisory assistance to components (2) and (3) of the programme in three subject areas.

Main Services Provided:

  • Local/regional economic promotion
  • Regional planning and development planning
  • Communication and public relations work

Emphasis is placed on IP Consult’s expert experience in other regional contexts. Consulting services are provided to municipalities in five rural districts in the regions of Koulikoro and Ségou.