To convey information to the public on development cooperation, promoting not only interest in it, but also active participation in contributing to its development, to promote public interest in global problems, its members, as Europeans, contribution to the strengthening of developing countries.
During the year 2010 project experts selected the group of chiefs of
local authorities, which have participated in two days training on
development cooperation according specially prepared program.
After trainings each group of participants have got consultations on
specific local authorities’ action programs improvement, in order to
evaluate the inclusion of aspects of development co-operation
opportunities. It is expected that chiefs of local authorities will
transfer gained knowledge to the local community and other local
In total 80 chiefs of Anyksciai, Jonava, Jurbarkas, Kaisiadorys,
Kaunas, Kazlu Ruda, Kelme, Klaipeda, Kretinga Lazdijai, Mazeikiai,
Pasvalys, Prienai, Raseiniai, Rokiskis, Skuodas, Sakiai, Siauliai,
Silute, Sirvintos, Svencionys, Taurage, Telsiai, Trakai, Utena,
Varena, Siauliai, Vilnius municipalities have participated in
With regard to Lithuania chiefs interest in the project and the fact
that development cooperation / education theme remains unknown to
many residents of Lithuania, there was planned the continuation of
In 2011 m. there was developed a special development cooperation
training program and basing on it trainings have been organized for
project target groups.